The Welsh in an Australian Gold Town

Ballarat, Victoria 1850-1900

By (author) Robert Llewellyn Tyler

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Publication date:

15 November 2010

Publisher

University of Wales Press

ISBN-13: 9781783161737

This book’s focus is the Welsh immigrant community in the Ballarat/Sebastopol gold mining district of Victoria, Australia during the second half of the nineteenth century. The book provides an analysis of a Welsh community as it existed in a particular area and the ways in which it changed during a specific period of time and considers all aspects of the Welsh immigrant experience.