Two expeditions into the interior of southern Australia, by Charles Sturt

Appendix No. II.

List of Stores Supplied for the Expedition.

List of Articles delivered from His Majesty’s Stores, in charge of D. A. C. Goodsir, to Captain Sturt, viz. —

    1 Hack saddle.                9 Harness casks.
    1 Bridle.                     23 Canvas bags.
    2 Tents.                      4 Tin cases.
    14 Pack saddles.              16 Padlocks.
    14 Pair hobbles.              6 Tarpaulens.
    24 Sets horse shoes.          10 Haversacks.
    2000 Horse nails.             113 Fathom one-inch rope.
    113 Fathoms 1 1/2 inch rope.  1 Boat compass.
    1 Hammer, (Blacksmith's)      1 Telescope.
    1 Paring knife.               1 Spare glass for ditto.
    2 Chipping do.                1 Tin case (for charts.)
    2 Rasps.                      100 Fish-hooks, (large.)
    1 Pair pincers.               12 Fishing-lines.
    1 Cutter.                     10 Knives.
    2lb. Pack thread.             10 Forks.
    24 Needles.                   10 Spoons.
    1/4lb. Bristles.              2 Frying-pans.
    7lbs. Leather.                2 Tinder-boxes.
    1/2lb. Thread.                1 Tea-kettle, (tin.)
    1 Pair of steelyards.         10 Tin dishes.
    10 Tin pots.                  8 Jackets.
    1 Flour seive.                8 Duck frocks.
    2 Felling-axes.               8 Shirts.
    4 Tomahawks.                  16 Trousers.
    2 Hammers.                    24 Pair shoes.
    1 Hand-saw.                   16 Blankets.
    3 Bill-hooks.                 16 Pair stockings.
    3 Awls.                       2 Bullock collars.
    3 Broad hoes.                 2 Do. back-bands and pipes.
    4 Razors.                     2 Leading cruppers.
    4 Brushes.                    1 Boat with sail and oars.
    4 Combs.                      1 Do. carriage.
    3 Iron pots, (camp kettles.)  1 Canvass boat-cover.
    1 Pair scissors.              3 Water breaker.

COMMISSARIAT OFFICE, SYDNEY, NOV. 10TH, 1828.

P.S. —

      l Tarpaulin.
      Large Fish-hook.
      1 Tin tea-kettle.
      1 Camp kettle.
      Pitch and oil.
      Hemp or twine.

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