History of Leith, Edinburgh

May 15, 2014

Broadside entitled ‘Mutiny & murder aboard the transport Hope’

An ACCOUNT of the Dreadful MUTINY that toon place on hoard the Conviek Transport Hope having on board 291 Female convicts many of whom belonged to Edinburgh, Leith Glasgow. &c, &c, &c when most Shocking to relete. IT seanmen,and 39 convets were.killed and wounded during the fight, as detail d in a Letter from JAMES MAITLAND, one of the Seamen belonging to LEITH. for more click here

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