Mr Cunningham departs Port Frederick Harbour

20th September 1820

On this day, 20th September 1820, Allan Cunningham departed Port Frederick Harbour, having sailed around Montague Sound, York Sound and Port Frederick Harbour between 5th September and 20th September 1820, when he accompanied Phillip Parker King on his third survey of the Australian coast. ((Source: Robert Heward’s Biographical Sketch of Allan Cunningham, page 259.))