Goldfields that made Townsville

Hansen, Geoffrey E.P., Megarrity, Lyndon, and Menghetti, Diane (2018) Goldfields that made Townsville. North Queensland History Series, 8 . Townsville Museum & Historical Society, Townsville, QLD, Australia.

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Gathers together three articles based on JCU theses on mining history with the general theme that these particular goldfields (Charters Towers, Cape River, Ravenswood) helped assist Townsville's economic prosperity in the 19th Century. There is also an essay on Townsville that ties the theme together.

Item ID: 55225
Item Type: Book (Scholarly Work)
ISBN: 978-0-9756095-6-9
Keywords: mining history; Queensland history; Ravenswood (QLD); Charters Towers (QLD); Cape River (QLD)
Funders: Townsville Museum, Townsville City Council
Date Deposited: 21 Dec 2018 00:20
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