The Working Lives of Convict Women

(held in conjunction with Runnymede as part of Tasmanian Heritage month)

Saturday 12 May 2012
'Runnymede', Bay Road, New Town, TAS

What did convict women actually do when they were assigned as domestic servants? Papers discussed many aspects of this fascinating topic.

Session 1


  • Tour of the convicts' working areas at 'Runnymede', conducted by Gemma Webberly

Session 2

Session 3


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For academic referencing (suggestion only) Database: [http address], FCRC Female Convicts in Van Diemen’s Land database, entry for xxxx ID no xxx, accessed online [date].

For academic referencing (suggestion only) Website:  Female Convicts Research Centre Inc., accessed online [date] from [http address].