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Decisions of the Superior Courts of New South Wales, 1788-1899


References to the Supreme Court Collection are to newspaper clippings held in the Law Courts Library in New South Wales.

References to NSW Sel Cas (Dowling) are to T Castle and B Kercher (eds), Dowling's Select Cases 1828 to 1844: Decisions of the Supreme Court of New South Wales (Francis Forbes Society, 2005). Headnotes marked without an asterisk were prepared by James Dowling; those with an asterisk were prepared by Tim Castle in editing the 2005 volume.

References to NSWSupC are to cases online at

Sydney Decisions

Port Phillip Decisions

Published by the Division of Law, Macquarie University