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.
Mr and Mrs Imrie and two children
Messrs G. B. Lilly, Chapman, Hodgkinson, Nelson, Haines
Mrs Kennedy, Messrs Mason, Tombs, P. McKellar, Stobo
and 26 in the steerage from Melbourne.
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