Emigration. –There are at present at the port of London alone no fewer than twenty-three vessels on the berth taking in goods and passengers for Sydney, New South Wales ; eight for Hobart Town and Lan[?]ceston ; four for Port-Philip, and give for South Australia ; being a greater number of emigrant ships for the southern hemisphere on the berth at one time than was every previously known.

Citation: Scotsman (Edinburgh, United Kingdom), 15 August 1840, available at the Scissors and Paste Database, http://www.scissorsandpaste.net/294.