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John Coleridge Patteson D.D., Bishop of Melanesia, 186- , photographer unknown | by State Library of New South Wales collection
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John Coleridge Patteson D.D., Bishop of Melanesia, 186- , photographer unknown

Also known as "Coley", he was born in 1827 and was killed in 1871. St. Barnabas's, Norfolk Island is a memorial to him. He fought the practice of "blackbirding" and his death was engineered by the slavers.

 

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From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au

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Taken circa 1865