Search Convicts

Search our database of Convicts known to have worked on the Great North Road.

You can search using either a Family Name, or the name of one on the many ships which transported the convicts.

For each Convict worker in the database, we keep a record of the year worked on the Great North Road together with the actual work gang.

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Abbreviations for the work gangs are:

IG = Iron Gang RG=Road Gang RP=Road Party BR=Bridge Party

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