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Transcribed and submitted to TheShipsList by Robert Janmaat, Adelaide, from a variety of sources, cited below.
Return to SA Passenger Lists,1847-1886 see also SA German Lists

barque Limari, 599 tons, Captain Fred Gregory, from London 25th March via Gravesend March 26th 1874, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 5th July 1874

The South Australian Register, Monday 6 July 1874 p. 4

Shipping Intelligence.

ARRIVED. Sunday, July 5.—
LIMARI, barque, 599 tons, Fred Gregory, master, from London March 25, via Gravesend March 26. C. Jacobs and son, Town ; S. Mocatta, Port, agents.
Passengers —Dr. J. R. Macinnery, Surgeon Superintandent, in the cabin ; and the following assisted passengers in the steerage:
Messrs. Henry, Hannah, Emily, Walter, Charles, William and Henry Hicks, J.,C, and E. James, W. M. J. and M. James, William and Marian McLeod, John, Eliza, Amy, Charles, Martha, and Harold Turner, James Wright, and W. H. Williams.

. . . . — 6th ship from England to S.A. with government passengers for 1874 ; —0— births and —-0— deaths on the passage ; Dr. J.R. Macinnery, surgeon-superintendent.
The Passenger List indicates the class of Emigrants, so in the list below, I have combined those lists, but have made notations alongside the family name, thus, CPCH = Colonial Passage Certificate Holders ; CFPCH = Colonial Full Paid Passage Holders ; UKA = United Kingdom Assisted Passage regulation ; UKFPPR = United Kingdom Full Paid Passage regulation ; FP = Free Passage. — Robert

IMPORTS LIMARI, from London— 12 pkgs. lead, 79 Crates, 715 deals, 1,175 boxes, 27 kegs, 76 casks, 1,842 cases, 176 pkgs., 30 kegs, 614 bales, 1chest, 50 drums, 1,108 pipes, 30 tons coals, 10qr.-cask. 25 hhds, 24 ingots tin, 2 butts, 30 coils rope, 475 bdls., 400 bags, 750 brls.

IMPORTS.  Per Limari, from London—
For J. H. Faulding and Co.— 45 cases, 13 casks  I bag, and two bottle-baskets drugs
For James Scott and Sons— 5 casks white lead,4 casks tools, 8 pkgs. spades, 2 bales mats, 42 taxes glass. 10 cases gunpowder, 4 cases paper hangings, 9 cases lamps, 4 casks, 20 cases hardware.
For Geo. Phillips and Co.— 3 cases ironware, & c, 21 bdls. Buckets, 1 case wringing-machines,2 do. Glass paper, 5 do. Lamp glasses, 1 do. whipcord, &c , 1 bale carpenters baskets, 1 cask box irons, 7 coils galvanized wire and wire strand,1 cask sad-irons, 2 cases guns, 1 cask planes, 2 cases fenders, 1 case and 3 casks hardware, 1 cask sofa-springs, 1 do. Cash boxes, 1 do. Tomahawks, 26 pkgs. gunpowder, 1 case chocolate powder, 8 do. books and stationary, 1 do. Electro platedware.
For Virgoe, Son, and Co.— 20 cases wax vestas, 5 do. Patent safety matches.
For H. Bonde and Co., Rundle-street— 4 cases iron bedsteads.


The Limari, from London, with general merchandise, arrived on Sunday morning, and during the day was visited by the Acting Immigration Officer, who passed her passengers, and they were then free to land.
The Limari left London on March 25, and the following day took in powder at Gravesend. On the 27th she sailed with a fine west wind, and on the 8th of April took final departure from the land. On May 4 crossed the line in 19° of west longitude with very light trades. After passing the Cape some very violent gales were experienced, with intervals of unsettled weather. On discharge of powder at the North Arm the Captain intends proceeding into harbour.
Vessels Spoken .— By the Limari, when off the Island of Trinidad, on May 16, the ship Sanker, from Canterbury, bound to London, 60 days out.

GRG 35/48/2 Crown lands and Immigrant ships papers
Surgeon Superintendent report.
" Deaths on the voyage"
Name Age Date of Death Cause of Death Where buried
    No records found  
Surgeon Superintendent Report "Births on Board"
Name of Mother   Date of Birth Sex of Infant  
    No records found    

note: where maiden name of wife is indicated, it has been included in the given name column within ( ) ; the passenger list comprises three sections arranged alphabetically, i families, ii single men, iii single women & children ; transcriber notes

Names Age Occupation B-index BMD Residence Remarks
  Last Given
  Hicks Henry Charles Coates 32 Plasterer 733/1 D Hammersmith, London  
    Hannah (Otterway) 31          
    Emily Laura 10          
    Walter Joseph 8          
    Charles James 7          
    William Henry 5          
    Henry George inf          
  James William John Rodda 33 Gas fitter 827/3 D Stoke Newington St Mary, London >> born Cornwall
    Caroline Mary Clara (Rodda) 28          
    Henry Percival 3          
    Ella inf          
  James William 60 - 829/1 D Camborne, Cornwall  
    Mary 59          
    James 20   826/3      
    Mary J. 17          
  McLeod William 28 - 1080/1 B -  
    Marian (Alexander) 26          
  Turner John 31 Mill mechanic 1634/1   Wardle and Wuerdle, Lancashire  
    Elizabeth Bryar (Crapper) 25          
    Amy Alice 6          
    Charles Melbourne 5          
    Martha Tweedale 2          
    Harold Bryar inf          
Names Age Occupation B-index BMD Residence Remarks
  Last Given
Single Men
  Williams William Henry 17          
  Wright James 24          

Sources: State Library South Australia, official passenger lists, mainly of immigrants arriving in South Australia under United Kingdom assisted passage schemes, 1847-1886 GRG 35/48a (formerly ACC 313); Sydney Shipping Gazette; South Australian Register; The South Australian Government Gazette; GRG 35/48/2 Crown lands and Immigrant ships papers; Biographical index SA 1836-1885 (the B-index column indicates individuals who may be found in that index, with corresponding reference ; FreeBMD ; UK census'

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