Alfred Allchin was the son of Charles Allchin. He and settled in Ballarat in 1855. Allchin was a member of the firm Allchin & Morrell, then Allchin & Bros Pty Ltd (1916). They manufactured bags, leggings and footballs which were distributed throughout Australia. Allchin was the first captain of the Sebastopol Football Club .and a member of the Volunteer Rangers and a keen follower of politics.
Goldfields Involvement, 1854
Alchin is mentioned on Rev. T.J. Linnane's List.
Post 1854 Experiences
- Wickham, D., Gervasoni, C. & Phillipson, W., Eureka Research Directory, Ballarat Heritage Services, 1999.
- Names in the Eureka Story, self published, c1972.