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JANE W PACK: UL 4/4/1860.

MR PADDOCK: Tent robbed. (“The Pioneer”, 16/2/1861.)

ARNOLD PADDOCK: A rambling description by A.P. of the injuries inflicted on the European miner by the Chinese. (MADA 31/10/1859). Paid advert: letter re meeting on Maryborough anti-Chinese meeting. Mining for six years. (MADA 16/11/1859). Will speak at meeting opposite the Telegraph Hotel re a proposed Benefit Society. (MADA 16/12/1859). Miner, Lamplough. Letter to MADA re a meeting at Fiery Creek four years ago where he spoke. (MADA 30/12/1859). Unsuccessful candidate, Maryborough Mining Board election (MADA 20/2,27/2/1860). Interrupted prospecting meeting, Lamplough. Prospecting Committee. (MADA 20/2,22/2/1860). (MADA 29/2/1860). Mining Board Election day. Crowd pinned play bills to his horse’s tail. (MADA 27/2/1860). UL 7/3/1860. Land Bill meeting. (MADA 25/7/1860, BS 25/7/1860.). Meeting re protection and export duty on gold. (BS 6/11/1860.) Letter re weights and measures, signed from M’Kinnon’s Rush. (MADA 9/1/1861). Unsuccessful application for reward in 1864 for discovery of Barber’s Gully. (Flett, HGDV, p 439.)

MRS E. PADDOCK: UL 14/3/1860.

SILAS PADDOCK: Claim. One Speck Gully. (MADA 29/8/1860).

PADDY’S GULLY: New quartz reef at Avoca between Paddy’s Gully and Four Mile Flat. Joseph Borger. (Age 27/4/1860.) E.D. O’Byrne resided there. Goods stolen case. Lamplough Police Court. (NWC 18/10/1860.) Half mile from Four Mile Flat. Prospecting claim. (MADA 19/10/1860). Another reef at lead. (MADA 5/4/1861).

WILLIAM PAGE: Miner, Avoca 1856 (ER).Business licence case. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 25/5/1860).

MR PAICE: UL 7/3/1860.

W. PAINE: UL 14/3/1860.

W.T. PAINE: UL 7/3/1860. WM THOS. PAINE: Letter. Prospector’s Camp near Lexton. (Age 16/11/1860.)

JAS PAISLEY: UL 18/4/1860.

WM PALEY: SL 15/9/1860.

MR OR MRS PALMER: UL 15/2/1860.


MISS E. PALMER: UL 7/3/1860. HENRY PALNER: UL 7/3/1860.

HENRY POLLARD PALMER: Trustee, estate J. McKenna. (Arg.13/11/1860).


J. PALMER: UL 15/2/1860. UL 14/3/1860.

R. PALMER: UL 28/3/1860.

ROBERT PALMER: Unnamed daughter born Lamplough, 1860. (No 10911, BDM).

R.S. PALMERS: UL 28/3/1860.

W. PANT: UL 14/3/1860.

PARDY: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 14/5/1860).

RICHARD PARINGTON: Miner. Glen Dhu. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 16/4/1860). RICH PARRINGTON: SL 19/7/1860.

PARK HOTEL: Avoca (AJ Bullen) to be sold on 3 May (MAM 29/4/1856).

PARKER: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 26/3, 4/4, 11/4, 16/4, 27/4/1860).

J.S. PARKER: SL 16/5/1860.

R. PARKER: No business licence. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 19/3/1860).

R.C. PARKER: UL 15/2/1860.

WM PARKER: UL 28/3/1860.

HENRY PARKEW: UL 7/3/1860.

J PARKINSON: UL 18/4/1860.

E. PARR: UL 15/2/1860, 7/3/1860.

GWEN PARRY: UL 4/4/1860.

WILLIAM PARSON: Business licence case. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 2/5/1860).

PARSONS: Butcher Avoca (VPP 1859-1860 No 71).

H.D. PARSONS: UL 15/2/1860, 7/3/1860.

R. PARSONS: UL 7/3/1860.

JAMES PARTINGTON: Mate of Owens. Inquest on Juby and Owens. 1860. (ADHS).


PARVOLL: Wages case. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 4/4/1860).

CHARLES EMANUEL PASCOE: Miner Avoca 1856 (ER). Born June 1825. Shire clerk at Avoca. Appointed Shire Clerk at Echuca in 1865. (See “Echuca”, Susan Priestley, Jacaranda, 1965). Trustee. Public recreation area, Avoca. (VGG No 142, 22/10/1858.) Unsuccessful candidate, Maryborough Mining Board election. (MADA 20/2,27/2/1860). Advert. for his candidature. (MADA 22/2/1860, 24/2/1860). Hon. Sec. Avoca Races. (MADA 6/4/1860).

JOHN PASCOE: Daughter ELIZABETH ANN born Lamplough, 1860. (No 10967, BDM).


JOHN PATCHING: SL 19/7/1860.

JOHN PATCHING: Son WILLIAM born Lamplough, 1860. (No 15714,


H. PATERSON: UL 7/3/1860.

T & G PATON: Lease near Amherst (VPP 1959-60 Return of Goldmining leases).

PATTERSON: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 16/4,2/5, 3/8/1860).

MR PATTERSON: Storekeeper. Linger and Die. Shot son in foot accidentally. (MADA 21/5/1860).

MR PATTICOMBE’S STORE: [See Puddicombe?] Attempted break in. (MADA 20/2/18600.

PATTIE: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 28/5/1860).

JOHN PAUL: Discharged. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 25/5/1860).

JOSEPH PAUL: Lamplough. property stolen from tent on 10th. MG 15/12/1859.)

WM PAUL: UL 28/3,4/4/1860.

THOS PAULL: UL 28/3/1860.

GEORGE ROBERT PAWSEY: Daughter SEYAR RACHEL born Lamplough, 1860. (No 10924, BDM).

MR PAYNE: Prospecting meeting, Lamplough. Committee member. (MADA 20/2,22/2,29/2/1860). Meeting re Land Bill. (MADA 25/6/1860). Spoke at Land Bill meeting. (MADA 25/7/1860).


JAMES PAYNE: Drunk and disordely. (MADA 15/2/1860.)

MR PAYNTER: First lawyer, Castlemaine. (“Castlemaine – A Golden Harvest”, p 28.) At Castlemaine P Court (MAM 13/5/1854, 25/5/1855).

C. PEACE: Watchmaker, Amphitheatre street, Lamplough. Lost horse notice. (VGG No 23 p 356, 21/2/1860).

ALFRED PEACOCK: SL 22/5/1861. Baker & storekeeper. Green Hill Creek. Lamplough. Insolvent. (MADA 4/4/1860). Baker. Witness. Shenning inquest, Glenpatrick. (MADA via Age 13/12/1860.) Lamplough (V&P Leg C 1860-61 A1).

ALFRED PEACOCK: Daughter ELLEN born Avoca 1860. (No 1573 il

MISS A. PEACOCK: UL 7, 14/3/1860.

MR PEACOCK: UL 28/3/1860.

E.A. PEACOCK: UL 7/3/1860.


WILLIAM PEACOCK: Inquest. Clare Castle Rush. 17 year old. Burning tree fell on him. (MADA 5/12/1859, Arg. 7/12/1859, MAM 9/12/1859).

THOS H. PEARCE: SL 16/6/1860. T.H. PEARCE: UL 15/2/1860.

W.H. PEARCE: UL 15/2/1860. WM H. PEARCE: UL 21/3/1860.

WM JOHN PEARCE: SL 18/2/1861.

WM PEARDON: SL 17/11/1860.

WM H. PEARSE: SL 16/2/1860.

CHAS PEASE: UL 4/4/1860.

C.K. PEARSON: Trustee, public recreation area, Avoca. (VGG No 142, 22/10/1858.)

CHARLES KELRIG PEARSON: High Street. Innkeeper 1856 (ER).

CHARLES PEARSON: C of E. Hotelkeeper. Patron Avoca National School 1860,61, 62. (VPP 1861-62 No 81, VPP 1862 No 15).

C.T. PEARSON: Publican’s licence, Avoca Hotel, Avoca. (VGG 16/8/1861.)

J. PEARSON: UL 29/11/1861.

JAMES H. PEARSON: SL 19/7/1860.

CHARLES JAMES PECK: Daughter ANN FRANCES born Lamplough, 1860. (No 05444 BDM) .

MR PEDDER: Storekeeper. Amphitheatre. Accident to german employed by him. (MADA 15/8/1860).

MRS PEEAS (?): UL 15/2/1860.

G.J. PELHAM: UL 7/3/1860.

MRS M PELHAM: UL 4/4/1860.

T. PELHAM: SL 29/4/1861.

PELICAN: Restauarant. To receive entries for slaughterman races. (MADA 23/4/1860). Race dinner held there (MADA 27/4/1860). Restaurant. Margaret Stewart, barmaid. Amphitheatre Street. (MADA 6/6/1860).

WILLIAN PENGELLEY: Daughter EMILY born Lamplough, 1860. (No 21213, B

MR PENGELLEY: Vote of thanks at Davies election meeting, Lamplough. (MADA 7/8/1861).

H.J. PENGELLY: UL 15/2/1860.

EDWARD PENNINGTON: Reservoir keeper. Resident Lamplough. (1869 PO Dir. ) Reservoir keeper. Signed Police request petition 21/5/1866.


PEPPERNELL: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 4/5/1860).

PERENGENI: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 13/7/1860).



AUGUSTINE PERKINSON: Charged by Const For. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 17/2/1860.)

C. PERRY: UL 14/3/1860.

PERSERVERANCE HILL: See Linger and Die. (MADA 18/7/1860).

RICHARD PETER: Drunk. Lamplough Police Court. (NWC 1/11/1860

JANE PETERS: Maiden name. See registration of birth for Thomas Gill.

JOHANN PETERS: UL 28/3/1860.

JOHN PETERS: UL 7/3, 4/4/1860.

L. PETERSON: UL 28/3/1860.



MR PETHEWICK: Prospecting meeting. (MADA 22/2/1860).

JAMES PETTES: Son JAMES WASHINGTON born Lamplough, 1860. (No 10941, BDM).

J Z PETERS: UL 9/4/1860.

H PETTET: UL 9/4/1860.

H. PETTIT: UL 14/3/1860.

PETTY SESSIONS, LAMPLOUGH: The want of a Police Court is greatly felt here. (BS 10/1/1860.) Police Court needed. (Age 11/1/1860. ) Notice, Crown Law Office for est. of Petty Sessions, Lamplough. (VGG No 11, 20/1/1860, p 145.) We want a police court here much. Court room ready at Lexton Hotel. (MAA 20/1/1860. ) “The Police Court opened at the Lexton Hotel on Friday. ” (MADA 30/1/1860.) Opened at Lexton Hotel Friday last (27/1?). (MAA 31/1/1860.) Case before Judge Macoby. Claim of no confidence in justice of the magistrate at Lamplough. (MADA 13/2/1860.) Henry Church, acting Clerk of County Court and Court of Mines Avoca, and acting Clerk of Petty Sessions at Avoca, Lamplough and Amphitheatre: vice Mr Taylor on leave from 9 May. (VGG No 62 p 933, 18/5/1860). Ballarat Star correspondent alleges perjury in the Lamplough Police Court. (Age 8/6/1860, BS 7/6/1860.). R.E. Johns to be assistant CPS at Lamplough, commencing 22/10/1860. MG No 140, p 2085, 2/11/1860.) To be discontinued. VGG notice dated 21/5/1861. (MADA 5/6/1861). Discontinuation. (Signed by R.D. Ireland, Attorney-General. Crown Law Office 21/5/1861. Cancelled. VGG No 85, 31/5/1861, p 1070.) “… as the population of Lamplough could scarcely claim a Court of Petty Sessions on its own …” (MADA 14/6/1861).

PETTYS: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 18/7/1860).

BRIDGET PHALON: Maiden name. See registration of birth for James Conroy.

GEORGE WOODBRIDGE PHELPS: Application for quartz mining lease. “Adjoining Bradshaw’s section, north eastward. ” (VGG No 73, p 1113, 15/6/1860).

ELLEN PHILLIP: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 27/4/1860).

NATHAN PHILIPS: See entry for Charles Lucas. (VPG 7/6, 28/6/1861.)

D. PHILLIPS: UL 15/2/1860. DAVID PHILLIPS: UL 7/3/1860.

G.H. PHILLIPS: UL 15/2/1860, 7/3/1860.

J. PHILLIPS: UL 15/2/1860.

JAMES PHILLIPS: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 6/6/1860).

JULIA PHILLIPS: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 23/7/1860).


NATHAN PHILLIPS: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 6/6, 27/6, 4/7, 9/7/1860).

STEPHEN PHILLIPS: Miner. Killed. drive fell on him. (BA 26/1/1860.)

W PHILIPS: UL 4/4/1860.

W.T. PHILLIPS: UL 7/3/1860.

PHILLIPS: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 9/7/1860).

GEO W. PHILLPOTT: SL 18/3/1861.

ROBT PHINN: SL 29/4/1861.

C. PIERCE: UL 15/2/1860.

WM PIERCE: UL 28/3/1860.

PIGOT: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 11/5/1860).

GEORGE PIGOTT: Refreshment licence granted. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 25/6/1860). Refreshment licence. Avoca office. (VGG No 101, p 1541 17/8/1860

PILOT BOAT HOTEL: Mr Devonshire. Ruffians. (BS 14/5/1860.) Publican’s General Licence. Mr J.W. Devonshire. (VGG No 110, 19/7/1861, p 1377.)

MR PIMM: Store. Two thieves bought items on 2/11 at store. (VPG 14/11/1861.)


DAVID PIPER: SL 19/7/1860.


G. PITMAN: UL 7/3/1860.

MR RICHARD PITT: Prospecting Committee. (MADA 20/2,22/2/1860). Won election, representing Avoca area, to Maryborough Mining Board. An “Ararat man”. (MADA 20/2,27/2/1860). “Lately well known in this district, particularly on Commissioner’s Hill …” (MAA 28/2/1860.) Prospecting Cttee. lapsed (MADA 26/3/1860). Presented petition on shepherding from 700 miners at Lamplough. (MADA 23/4/1860). His claim jumped at Inglewood. (MADA 25/6/1860.) Mov~aO that chairman of Maryborough Mining Board write to th-1-1 Chief Secretary asking why such delay in sending out prospecting parties in the Maryborough district. (MADA 27/6/1860.) Letter. Sgd. Lamplough. (MADA 29/8/1860). At Lamplough land meeting. MADA 17/10/1860, NWC 18/10/1860.) Moved a resolution at Redbank miners’ committee meeting. (Age 13/4/1861.) Said reside at Mountain Creek. Letter critical of him. (MADA 29/5/1861).

MR PIX: Clerk to Messrs Scott & Boyd. Money stolen from him at Theatre Royal. (MADA 11/4/1860).

MARY PIXTON: SL 15/9/1860.

SAMUEL PLANT: UL 7/3/1860.

ELLEN PLOWMAN: Maiden name. See registration of birth for, Clara Poole.

JOHN PLOWRIGHT: Lost horse. Four-mile Flat, Avoca. (VGG No 49, 28/3/1861, p 668.)

W. PLUMMER: Esq. J.P. On Bench, Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 8/8/1860).

JOHW POAT: UL 14/3/1860.

J. POLE: UL 15/2/1860.

MR POLLARD: POLLOCK: Amateur performance. Theatre Royal. (MADA 30/5/1860).

POLICE: Senior Constable Boyle from Ballarat in charge of Station. (BT 9/12/1859.) Presence of Evans & Lloyd from Back Creek. (BT 13/12/1859.) Annual Report for 1859. 1r374 police. 12 stations discontinued. 32 new stations opened, nearly all at new rushes. Portable buildings. Plus 13.000 arrested in six months. (A W. 19/1/1860.) Lamplough 1860 – 1 mounted constable, 1 Sgt 2nd Class, 6 foot constables (VPP 1860-61 Reply to Question 17/1/1861 by Mr Snodgrass. “… no complaints have been made in regard to the Lamplough rush …” (Ch Cttee Report 1859 p 9 VPP 1859-60). Better reaction by police to new rushes, for example. Lamplough. (Age 19/1/1860. Local policeman wrapped in calico as a joke. (BA 26/1/1860.) Standish visited today. (REJ 23/3/1860.) Sgt. M’Donald in charge of Police Station at Lamplough. (MADA 6/4/1860). Reference to two portable lock-ups at Avoca. WGG No 57 p 859, 8/5/1860). “Lamplough … a new goldfield, where police supervision is notoriously inadequate …” (BA via WE 18/5/1860.) One cwt safe stolen from office (Avoca?) (MADA 21/5,23/5/1860). Safe found 2 miles on Lamplough Road. (RADA 28/5/1860). Three men from Lamplough sent for Police Station at Four Mile Flat. (MADA 20/6/1860). New Sgt. Dobson. (REJ 20/10/1860.) Dobson promoted to sub-inspector. (REJ 7/11/1860.) Rumour that the police (two constables) would be leaving Lamplough. (MADA 6/9/1861). Bitter complaints at almost total absence of police protection. (RADA 18/11/1861.) Matter left with Inspector Barclay at Avoca. He removed them. (MADA 5/2/1862.) Petition 21/5/1866 for officers to be stationed at Lamplough rejected.

JEREMIAH POLLARD: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 6/6/1860).

POLLEN: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 15/3/1860).

D. POMPEW: UL 15/2/1860. B. POMPEW: UL 7/3/1860.

PONTAGNE: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 25/5/1860).

W. PONTING: UL 15/2/1860. WM PONTING: UL 7/3,21/3, 28/3/1860.

MR PONTON: UL 9/4/1860.

W PONTON: UL 4/4/1860.

PON YONG: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 23/7/1860).

JOSEPH WILLIAM POOLE: Daughter CLARA CATHERINE born Lamplough, 1860. (No 10968, BDM).

EMMA POOLEY: Maiden name. See registration of birth for Donald Grant.

J. POOLEY: UL 7/3/1860.

G.H. PORTCH: SL 19/3/1860. G.H. PORTCHE: UL 15/2/1860.

ALEXANDER PORTEOUS: Business licence case. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 25/5/1860). Drunk and disorderly. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 9/7/1860).

MR J.T. PORTER: High street. Agent at Lamplough for MAA. (MAA 11/1/1861. Last reference to agency in issue 5/4/1861.) Agent at M’Kinnon’s. High street. (MAA 14/5/1861.) No agent for M’Kinnon’s nor reference to Porter. (MAA 3/1/1862.)

J.T. PORTER: (Deceased). Trustee, with J.T.D. Barnes. Rising Star, Junior Tent, No 421. I.O.R. Avoca. Account with SSB, Avoca, closed 1960 (?). 36-6-3 transferred to HQ. (ADHS Rechabites File, SLV.)


D POSTLE: UL 18/4/1860.

POSTMASTER: Mail closes at Melbourne for Lamplough daily at 4.30 p.m. Arrives at Melbourne daily at 8 a.m. (MH 2/1/1860.) D.F. O’Connor appointed Postmaster at Lamplough from 1/1/1860 at 200 pounds per annum. Succeeded by C. Eyes at 100 pounds per annum on 15/1/1861. (Statistics of Victoria 1861 Civil Establishment etc. VPP Vol 3 1862-63, PP No 9.) A post office has been opened at Lamplough. (Age 16/1/1860.) Mail to Lamplough from Ararat every day except Sunday. (WE 17/1/1860.) Mail from Ballarat comes via Maryborough. (BT 21/1/1860. Repeated Age 23/1/1860). “1 am informed by the postmaster at Lamplough that during the past month 8070 letters passed through his office.” (MADA 6/2/1860.) Post Office pigeon hole is besieged. (MADA 20/2/1860). P.O. service “most execreable”. (MAA 21/2/1860.) Postal arrangements defective. Assistance not allowed. (Age 22/2/1860.) No extra help. People expecting letters haunt precincts for hours. 12,000 population. (MADA 14/3/1860). Postmaster General made a flying visit to Lamplough. (MADA 9/4/1860). National School opposite. (MADA 23/5/1860). Valentine Nagle. Assistant at Lamplough Post Office. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 13/6/1860). Letter from O’Connor replying to criticism of postal system. (MADA 4/7/1860). Fire in tent behind P.O. (MADA 28/9/1860). Letters during 1860: 91,926, Newspapers 21,303. (Reply to question by Mr Hadley 27/3/1861. Legislative Assembly 17/4/1861. To be printed. Return. Number of letters and newspapers received from each Post Office in Victoria during 1860.) D.F. O’Connor, Postmaster, last time his name appears on letter list. (MADA 9/1/1861). Notice: as from 2/1/1862 direct mail between Ararat P.O. and Lamplough discontinued. Hence to Avoca. (MAA 14/1/1862.) 30/3/1862 – 1/6/1862 Office closed. Memorial against closure of P.O. (MADA 26/5/1862) Reopened on 1/6/1862. Daniel O’Neill. Storekeeper. Postmaster. First list under his name dated 8/6/1862. (MADA 18/6/1862.) Previous letter list 30/4/1862. D. O’Neill pounds 20 per annum.4/11/1863: John Johnstone pounds 20 per annum. 26/1/1866: Transferred J. Johnstone to P. Fogarty. 1883. 19/10/1897: P. Fogarty to Margaret Fogarty. 1883-1899: Population estimated at 100 people. (Victoria – The Barred Numerals.) 1900-1918: Margaret Fogarty (Municipal Directories). 1900-1904: Population estimated at 100 persons. 1905-1918: 50 persons.

POTTER: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 14/5,18/5/1860).

W. POTTS: UL 14/3/1860.

WILLIAM POTTS: UL 14/3/1860.

WM POTTS: UL 21/3/1860.

JOHN POUCHY: UL 7/3/1860. JOHN POUCHEY: UL 21/3/1860.

GEO POWELL: UL 9/4/1860.

GEORGE POWELL: Clerk. Signed police request petition 21/5/1866. Clerk. Resident Lamplough. (1869 PO Dir.)

JAMES POWELL: SL 17/12/1860.

JOHN POWELL: Horse stolen. (VPG 2/2/1860.) UL 9/4/1860.

JOHN J. POWELL: SL 16/5/1860.


SARAH POWELL: Maiden name. See registration of birth for Christana Marsh.

W. POWELL: UL 15/2/1860.

JOHN POWER: UL 7/3, 28/3/1860.

JOSEPH POWER: Drunk and disorderly. (NWC 6/12/1860.)

THOMAS POWER: Stealing charge. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 22/2/1860). “An aged man”. (MADA 9/3,14/3/1860).

JOHN POWNCEBY: Daughter CAROLINE born Lamplough, 1860. (No 10965, BDM).

A. PRATT: UL 15/2/1860.

ALEX PRATT: UL 21/3/1860.

E. PRATT: UL 14/3/1860.

HESTER PRATT: Son WILLIAM PATRICK born Lamplough, 1860. (No 10907, BDM). Maiden name. See registration of birth for William Ganeford and William Pratt.

JOHN PRATT: UL 21/3/1860.


MICHAEL PRENDERGAST: Admitted Bar Middle Temple 23/11/1849. Arrived Victoria July 1853. Vic Bar 20/10/1853. 1863-64 NZ (VBI).Advertisement, solicitor, Maryborough. (MADA 14/1/1859.) Chaired meeting re Local Court (MAM 24/8/1855). Death of Michael J Prendergast Clifton Hill (Age 10/1/1891).

PRENTICE’S PADDOCK: Advert. 400 acres. Paddock for horses. Between Lamplough and Avoca. (MADA 24/9/1860, 3/12/1860).

HENRY LESLIE PRENTICE: Superintendant for Mr Clapperton Avoca 1856 (ER).


PRESBYTERY: Ballarat meeting to send a deputation to Avoca shortly. (BS 28/4/1860.)


S. PRESTON: UL 7/3/1860.

MR PRICE: UL 4/4/1860.

ALFRED PRICE: UL 4/4/1860.

MRS J. PRICE: UL 28/3/1860.

JAMES PRICE: Prospecting claim. Mountain Hut. (MADA 15/10/1860).

JOHN PRICE: UL 15/2/1860.

PRINCE OF WALES DINING ROOM/HOTEL: Commercial Street. Fire, Saturday night 11-12 o’clock. Kept by a Mr Scowles. Adjoining store kept by a Charles Hazel. Damage 100 pounds. (MADA 6/2/1860. ) Lamplough Hotel next door. (MAA 7/2/1860. ) 30 pounds in cash was stolen during fire. (MADA 8/2/1860. ) Fire Feb. 4, Saturday. Can of Naptha. (BS 9/2/1860. Repeated Age, 10/2/1860.) Refreshment tent. Amphitheatre street. Landlady Mrs Wallworth. (MADA 9/3/1860).

PRINCES’S THEATRE: In Commercial Street, Lamplough. (MADA 14/12/1859).

ARABELLA M PRINCE: Land board. Lived Raglan. (AFF 22/5/1856).

PRINCESSES’S THEATRE/HOTEL: Misses Royal there. (BS 3/2/1860.) John Ramsden. Proprietor of the Princess’s Hotel, Lamplough, and the Talbot (Hotel), Inglewood. (BS 15/8/1860.) Abraham Ramsden granted a refreshment licence for it. (NWC 15/11/1860. ) Horse stolen opposite Princess’ Theatre Hotel. (VPG 11/7/1861.)

C. PRINGLE: UL 7/3/1860.


MARY JANE PRINGLE: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 27/4/1860).

RICHARD PRIOR: SL 18/10/1860.

W. PRIOR: UL 15/2/1860, 7/3/1860.

PRITCHARD: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 26/3, 9/7/1860).




PROGRESS (COMMITTEE) ASSOCIATION: At Lamplough. Formed. (MADA 17/10/1860, NWC 18/10/1860.) Meeting at Shamrock Hotel. (MADA 19/10/1860). Large meeting Monday (15 Oct?) Theatre Royal. 12 members elected. To petition Government to sell land. (BS 22/10/1860.) Rush to Ararat had a paralysing effect on the Progress Assn. (MADA 31/10/1860).


Commercial Hotel for the purpose of organising. (?) (BT 21/12/1859.) Started last week by six businessmen. (MADA 27/4/1860).

PROSPECTING COMMITTEE: Lamplough. Lapsed, according to Mr Pitt. (MADA 26/3/1860).

PROUT: Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 8/8/1860).

ELIZA PROUT: Maiden name. See registration of birth for Eliz Northey.

JOHN PROUT: Storekeeper Avoca 1856 (ER). Son ALBERT born Lamplough, 1860. (No 21270, BDM).

CHAS PRUCE: UL 7/3/1860.

HENRY PRUSER: UL 7/3/1860.

H PRUSSER: UL 9/4/1860.

B. PRYOR: UL 7/3/1860.


WILLIAM HENRY PUDDICOMBE: Stationery and news agency. Lamplough. (Sutherland, p 224.) Succeeded Jenkyns as Deputy Registrar of Births and Deaths, Landsborough. (VGG No 68, p 1448, 30/6/1863.) Died 9/6/1908. Colonist 56 years. Died Landsborough. Postmaster. Born Dartmouth, Devonshire, England. Came to Australia 1852. Ararat 2 years. Glen Dhu, Lamplough, Moonambel, Barkly, Landsborough (1862). (Obit. in REJ 9/6/1908.) Land application. (AM 10/6/1865). Postmaster, Landsborough 1883~89, 1900-1908. (Source ?). Hon Secretary, Navarre Annual races. (AM 7/6/1866). Juror, Inquest, Ann Henrys, Robert Maynor, 1863. (ADHS). Juror, Inquest, Edward Kenworthy, 1863. (ADHS). Hon Secretary, Landsborough Turf Club. (AM 24/3/1866.)

MR PULFORD: Manager, Harbottle, Porch & Pudney, Lamplough. (NWC 4/10/1860). Chased Danvers re stolen shirt. (BS 9/10/1860.)

ALEX PUNTON: SL 29/4/1861.

WALTER PURDIE: SL 29/4/1861.

ELIZ PURNELL: Maiden name. See registration of birth for Renry Stock.

MRS E. PURSS (?): UL 14/3/1860.

JAMES PURSS: Given forged pounds 5 note. Two arrested. (VPG 23/2/1860, 8/3/1860.) Store. Amphitheatre Street. Lamplough Police Court. (MADA 14/3/1860).

R. PYKE: UL 15/2/1860. RICHARD PYKE: UL 7/3/1860.

PYKE’S LINE OF COACHES: Advert. Back Creek to New Year’s Flat via Lamplough, Avoca, Mountain Creek. (NWC 28/2/1861). Reference to Pikes Coach Back Creek to Lamplough (BS 7/3/1861).

AMELIA PYNTER: Maiden name. See registration of birth for Clara Corrie.