The RALPH BERNAL departed Plymouth on 2 January, 1846 and arrived in Wellington on 28 June, 1846, under the command of Captain McLaren.
Transcribed from the Wellington Independent, 1 July 1846, Page 2
June 28. barque Ralph Bernal, 450 tons, Capt. MacLaren, from London via Cape of Good Hope and Nelson. Passengers — Mr. and Mrs. Brodie and child, Mr. and Mrs. Couper and child, Miss Morgan, Miss Makor, Mrs. Sutton and son, Messrs. W. Laylor, Lourey, St. Hill & Edwards.
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