Leonora is a beautiful two masted topsail schooner that was used as a 'blackbirder'
or slaver in the 19th century. She worked out of ports in North Queensland and found
her 'cargo' among the Pacific Islands who were then put to work in the canefields.
She was one of two boats operated by an infamous captain named 'Bully' Hayes.
The other boat, 'Rona' was also a two masted topsail schooner.
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