Lady Nelson

/leɪdi ˈnɛlsən/ (say laydee 'nelsuhn)

a 60-ton brig; important in Australian history as the first vessel to sail the entire southern coastline and to sail eastward through Bass Strait; charted the Victorian coastline and was used as a dispatch, transport and cargo vessel.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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