BC: THE END BY lUCY WRIGHT
FC: The First Fleet By Lucy Wright
1: The first fleet left Portsmouth on the 13/5/1787.With 11 ships and were at Port Jackson by 26/1/1788
2: Their were 780 convicts on the First Fleet. | 13 of the convicts were only children. | Their were also 200 sailors on board.
3: There were lots of animals on board the First Fleet. Like horses, chickens, goats etc. there were around 19 goats and around 87 chickens | These are the names of the 11 ships in the First Fleet: HMS Sirius, HMS Supply, Alexander, Borrowdale, Charlotte, Fishburn, Friendship, Golden grove, Lady penrhyn, Prince of wales and Scarborough
4: FACTS ABOUT THE FIRST FLEET The 11 ships in the first fleet carried different things.HMS. Sirius was the the Flagship HMS Supplies had all the food and supplies. Alexander was transport and was also the biggest ship. Charlotte, Prince of Wales, Lady Penrhyn, Friendship, Scarbourough, Golden Grove, Fishburn and borrowdale were all transport ships.
5: Their were 563 male convicts on board ad 189 female convicts on board the first fleet.On board the covict ships their were 193 marines.