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Norfolk Island


There have been three distinct periods of occupation since 1788.  The first, commencing soon after the Foundation, was the establishment of a penal colony under the command of Lieutenant King, which was subsequently abandoned in 1814.

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The Australian Encyclopedia

In the 6th edition, published in 1996, you will find information in the following volume:

  • Norfolk Island. Vol.6 p.2259-226


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