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The Leyshon Joneses : father and son Welsh smeltermen who dominated the South Australian copper smelting industry, 1848-1877 / G.J. Drew
Bib ID 7833628
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Drew, Greg, author
 
Description [Belair, South Australia] : Greg Drew, 2018 
©2018 
60 pages : illustrations, colour maps, portraits, genealogical tables ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 9780646983530 (paperback)
Summary

The Leyshon Joneses were father and son Welsh smeltermen who introduced the Welsh method of smelting to Australia in the mid 19th century.

Full contents
  • Introduction
  • Welsh smelting
  • Reverend Leyshon Jones
  • Neath
  • Cwmavon
  • Bound for South Australia
  • Burra mine
  • Briton Ferry
  • Kapunda Mine
  • Wallaroo
 
Notes

"07/05/2018-205041" -- cover verso.

Includes bibliographic references.

NLApp76176

Subjects Jones, Leyshon, 1809-1889.  |  Jones, Leyshon,  |  Jones family.  |  Copper mines and mining -- South Australia -- History.  |  Copper miners -- South Australia -- History.  |  Copper smelting -- South Australia -- History.  |  Yorke Peninsula (S.A.) -- History.  |  Australian history  |  Australian

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