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Title: The convict trades of the Port Arthur penal station, 1830-77: Landscapes project database 2
Contributor(s): Tuffin, Richard  (creator)orcid 
Publication Date: 2020
Open Access: Yes
DOI: 10.25952/5ea24d605b30eOpen Access Link
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Abstract/Context: This dataset provides a breakdown of trades practiced by convicts at the Port Arthur penal station, Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) during the period 1830-77. The data have been drawn from the research for the ARC project Landscapes of Production and Punishment (DP170103642). Each trade has been classified according to the best-standard system, History of Work Information System (HISCO), This is an active dataset and may be updated as new data is sourced.
Publication Type: Dataset
Grant Details: ARC/DP170103642
Field of Research (FOR): 210303 Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
210104 Archaeology of Australia (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander)
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO): 970121 Expanding Knowledge in History and Archaeology
950503 Understanding Australia's Past
Keywords: convict
Port Arthur
Location: [147.84174632739092,-43.153119495035625],[147.85875990160946,-43.170020680369426],[147.87726105257062,-43.16484588404639],[147.87658399703602,-43.14007234188965],[147.84307190810367,-43.142362594086215]
HERDC Category Description: X Dataset
Description: This is an active dataset and will updated by the researcher as appropriate. Each version of the dataset has been labelled appropriately for the ease of the user. Further details about this versioning and the dataset itself are available in the attached README file.
Project: Landscapes of Production and Punishment: the Tasman Peninsula 1830-77
Dataset Managed By: Richard Tuffin
Dataset Stored at: University of New England
Primary Contact Details: Richard Tuffin -
Dataset Custodian Details: Richard Tuffin -
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