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== Oituary ==
 
== Oituary ==
  
:Robert Coombs, retired pioneer farmer, aged 84 years, died at Molong on Thursday night. He was born on the Tichbprne Estate, in Dorsetshire, [[England]], and arrived at Melbourne in 1854. He was at Ballarat at the time of the [[Eureka Stockade]], and was known on the principal old goldfields of New South Wales and Victoria. When a boy he played with Sir Roger Tichborne, and was Afterwards his valet. <ref>''Perth Daily News'', 5 June 1922.</ref>
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:Robert Coombs, retired pioneer farmer, aged 84 years, died at Molong on Thursday night. He was born on the Tichborne Estate, in Dorsetshire, [[England]], and arrived at Melbourne in 1854. He was at Ballarat at the time of the [[Eureka Stockade]], and was known on the principal old goldfields of New South Wales and Victoria. When a boy he played with Sir Roger Tichborne, and was afterwards his valet. <ref>''Perth Daily News'', 5 June 1922.</ref>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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==Further Reading==
 
==Further Reading==
  
Corfield, J.,Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. ''The Eureka Encyclopaedia'', Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.
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Corfield, J., Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. ''The Eureka Encyclopaedia'', Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.
 
 
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Latest revision as of 17:16, 15 October 2017

Reinforcements - Troops Arriving from Melbourne, Ballarat Heritage Services Picture Collection.

Background

Goldfields Involvement, 1854

Post 1854 Experiences

Oituary

Robert Coombs, retired pioneer farmer, aged 84 years, died at Molong on Thursday night. He was born on the Tichborne Estate, in Dorsetshire, England, and arrived at Melbourne in 1854. He was at Ballarat at the time of the Eureka Stockade, and was known on the principal old goldfields of New South Wales and Victoria. When a boy he played with Sir Roger Tichborne, and was afterwards his valet. [1]

See also

Military

Further Reading

Corfield, J., Wickham, D., & Gervasoni, C. The Eureka Encyclopaedia, Ballarat Heritage Services, 2004.

References

  1. Perth Daily News, 5 June 1922.

External links

http://www.ballaratgenealogy.org.au/art/12th_regt_list.htm



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