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Bailliere’s Gazetteers were compiled for most colonies in Australia during the 19th century. This set includes those for
New South Wales 1870 ( see AU2008)
Queensland 1876 (see AU4019)
South Australia 1866 (see AU5005)
Tasmania 1877 (see AU6004)
Victoria 1879 (see AU7004)
They generally contain the following:
~ The most recent and accurate information (at publication date) for every township, village, hamlet, river, creek, mountain, lake, gold field, road and railway with its botanical, geological, and physical features.
~ The division of the colony into counties, and electoral, council, pastoral, and municipal districts and hundreds with their boundaries and statistics.
~ The names, areas, occupiers, positions, rentals, new valuations and grazing capabilities of the squatting stations with the best means of reaching them.
~ Particulars of the coast survey, statistics of the ports, manufactures, and agricultural, pastoral, and mining pursuits, census of dwellings and population, areas in acreage and miles and comprehensive and correct electoral, municipal, district council and police information.
~ A complete road itinerary, showing the easiest, most expeditious, and cheapest method of transit and conveyance of goods to and from every place in the colony by rail, coach, boat, dray or horse.
A great tool for researching places throughout the whole of Australia in the 19th century.
No. of CDs is: 1 ; Format is: PDF ; Searchable?: YES;
FastFind: Yes; ISBN No.: 9781921315770;