The OMEO departed Melbourne and arrived at Port Chalmers on 9 April, 1872, with Captain Calder in command.



Transcribed from the Otago Witness, 13 April, 1872. Page 12.



Omeo, s.s.,605 ,tons, Calder, from Mel­bourne, via Bluff Harbour. Dalgety, Nichols, and Co., agents.




From Melbourne


Mr and Mrs Imrie and two children


Messrs G. B. Lilly, Chapman, Hodgkinson, Nelson, Haines


From Bluff


Mrs Kennedy, Messrs Mason, Tombs, P. McKellar, Stobo


and 26 in the steerage from Melbourne.




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