Weymark is a large, jovial man who acts as the surgeon for the First Fleet. He spends much of his time caring for Governor Gilbert, who is always ill and in pain. Weymark is part of the first group to meet Aborigines in New South Wales, and uses one of the native's shields as target practice to demonstrate for the Aborigines what guns are capable of doing.
Surgeon Weymark Character Timeline in The Lieutenant
The timeline below shows where the character Surgeon Weymark appears in The Lieutenant. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 2, Chapter 1
...though Rooke wonders if it's because he's always in pain. At dinner one night, Surgeon Weymark shares that Gilbert experiences constant pain in his kidneys or gallbladder, and none of his... (full context)
Part 2, Chapter 4
...never grow to a decent size. Occasionally the governor's shooter brings back meat, and Surgeon Weymark paints the heads of those animals. Regardless, it's obvious to everyone that food is scarce,... (full context)
Part 3, Chapter 6
Part 3, Chapter 9
Part 4, Chapter 4