Nick Bradman's Timeline

Year 9 project

Life of Westwood in England, NICK BRADMAN

Born in Manuden, Essex, England 7th Aug, 1820

08/17/1820

Learned to read and write, 1st Jan, 1826

1/1/1826

BY NICK BRADMAN BY NICK BRADMAN BY NICK BRADMAN

1830 - 1900

First Offence charged for highway robbery 1st Jan 1835, served 12 months in gaol

1/1/1835 - 1/1/1836

Second offence, stole a coat and sent to Australia, 3rd Jan, 1837

1/3/1837

BY NICK BRADMAN

1850

Travelling to Australia NICK BRADMAN

Travelling to Australia aboard the 'Mangles'

1/3/1837 - 7/9/1837

Life of Westwood in Australia NICK BRADMAN

BY NICK BRADMAN BY NICK BRADMAN BY NICK BRADMAN BY NICK BRADMAN

1830 - 1840

Arrived in Australia in Sydney, 9th Jul 1837

7/9/1837

Assigned to work at Phillip Parker King's station at Gidly near Bungedore

7/30/1837 - 4/16/1838

Third Offence, stole wheat and sentenced to 6 months in gaol, 16th Apr 1838

4/19/1838 - 10/19/1838

Sent back to the station but quickly escaped, 16th, Jun, 1838

6/16/1838 - 2/4/1839

Re-captured and sentenced to fifty lashes, 4th, Feb, 1839

2/4/1839 - 9/1/1840

Escaped, eluding authorities in the southern district for 7 months, 1st Sep 1840

9/1/1840 - 4/15/1841

Captured at Berrima and tried for robbery with firearms, 15th Apr, 1841

4/15/1841

Escaped again in late April

4/30/1841 - 7/15/1841

Captured Again in Mid-July

7/15/1841

Held in Cockatoo island before being transported to Tasmania

7/16/1841 - 3/1/1842

Travelling To Tasmania NICK BRADMAN

Travelling to Tasmania aboard the 'Marian Watson'

3/1/1842 - 3/8/1842

Life of Westwood in Tasmania NICK BRADMAN

Reached Hobart on the 8th of March 1842

3/8/1842

Spent around three years in Port Arthur, in which he made three escape attempts

3/8/1842 - 11/1/1844

Spent around 7 months serving as a boat crewman

11/1/1844 - 5/1/1845

Granted 6 months probation for his services as a crewman, may 1845

5/1/1845

Captured for armed robbery after four months

9/4/1845

Commuted to Norfolk island for life because of his robbery

9/4/1845

Travelling to Norfolk island NICK BRADMAN

Travelling to Norfolk island

9/5/1845 - 9/6/1845

Life of Westwood at Norfolk island NICK BRADMAN

Imprisoned at Norfolk island

9/7/1845 - 7/1/1846

Led a failed mutiny at the prison and killed four guards, 1st Jul 1946

7/1/1846

Sentenced to death with twelve others and hanged on the 13th of October 1846

10/13/1846

Important Events Australian History NICK BRADMAN

Second major settlement at Tasmania, 1st Jan 1803

1/1/1803

Wool Export Begins, 1st Jan 1813

1/1/1813

The New South Wales Bank is established, 1st Jan, 1816

1/1/1816

'Australia' is named, 1st Jan, 1817

1/1/1817

There were now 2 million sheep in Australia, 1st Jan 1829

1/1/1829

BY NICK BRADMANBY NICK BRADMANBY NICK BRADMANBY NICK BRADMAN

1830

Melbourne Founded, 1st Jan 1835

1/1/1835

Transportation to Mainland Australia ends, 1st Jan, 1840

1/1/1840

Transportation to Tasmania was put on hold for two years, (lack of facilities)

1/1/1846

The Goldrush begins, 1st Jan 1851

1/1/1851

Victoria becomes a seperate colony, 1st, Jan 1851

1/1/1851

Eureka Stockade, 3rd, Dec, 1854

12/3/1854

Anti-Chinese Laws Passed, 1st Jan, 1855

1/1/1855

White men that hold propertys are given right to vote, 1, Jan, 1856

1/1/1856

The first recorded game of AFL takes place, 1st Jan, 1858

1/1/1858

The first Melbourne cup is held, 7th, Nov 1861

11/7/1861

The first long distance railway was built from Echuca to Melbourne, 1864

1864

Transportation of Convicts to Australia ends completely, 1868

1868

Important Events in World History NICK BRADMAN

Napoleon defeated in the 'battle of the nations', 1813

1813

Joseph Nicéphore Niépce was the first person to take a photograph, 1814

1814

George Stephenson designs the first steam locomotive, 1814

1814

The first plastic surgery is performed in England, 1814

1814

Spanish Revolution, 1820

1820

Greek War of Independence, against Turks, 1821 - 1829

1821 - 1829

Charles Wheatstone invents the microphone, 1827

1827

Russia begins war with Turkey, 1828

1828

American, W.A. Burt invents a typewriter, 1829

1829

Revolution in France, 1830

1830

Frenchmen, B. Thimonnier invents a sewing machine, 1830

1830

Samuel Colt invented the first revolver , 1836

1836

Queen Victoria begins her reign, 1837

1837

Samuel Morse invents the telegraph, 1837

1837

Samual Morse invents Morse Code, 1839

1838

Britain - China Opium War, 1839

1839

First use of ether as surgical anesthetic, 1842

1842

US war against Mexico and California, 1846 - 1848

1846 - 1848

Publication of the communist manifesto, 1848

1848