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Pictorial History of Australia's Little Cornwall / Philip Payton. (2.)
Call No: E4.588/1/4
Author: Payton, Philip, author. ;
Publisher: Mile End, SA : Wakefield Press, 2020
Subject: Wallaroo (S. Aust) ; Kadina (S. Aust) ; Moonta (S. Aust) ; South Australia - local history ;
Material Type: Book
Pagination: 96 p. ills., ports., map, photos., facsims. ; 27 cm
Edition: 2.
Notes: Bibliography: p. 96
Public Note: Review Copy
Summary: In the 1840s Cornish miners and their families came pouring into South Australia to take their part in the new colony's great copper boom. They came to lend their home-grown expertise to extracting the rich ore that gave South Australia a world-wide reputation as being the Copper Kingdom.



Chapters include:

The Wallaroo Mines;

Settlements: Kadina and Wallaroo Mines;

The Moonta Mines;

Settlements: Moonta and Moonta Mines;

The smaller mining ventures;

Settlements: Wallaroo and its smelting works;

Cousin Jack underground;

Chapels, Banners and Bands;

The years of change.

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