John Osborne, painter and signwriter, Gulgong, NSW, 1872. - Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss

John Osborne, painter and signwriter, Gulgong, NSW, - Australia's Gold Rush in pictures Images from the late depict the heady excitement of Australia's Gold Rush period.

View of Gulgong Gold Fields from Church Hill, 1872. - Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss

View of Gulgong Gold Fields from Church Hill, - Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss

Gulgong miners, 1872. - Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss  -    Images from the late 1800s depict the heady excitement of Australia's Gold Rush period.

Gulgong miners, - Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss - Images from the late depict the heady excitement of Australia's Gold Rush period.

James Leggatt’s butcher shop, Gulgong, NSW, 1872. -- Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss

Gallery: The Gold Rush period in Australia. James Leggatt’s butcher shop, Gulgong, NSW,

J. Heins’s cottage, Gulgong, NSW, 1872. - Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss - a part of Australia's history from the late 1800s depict the heady excitement of Australia's Gold Rush period.

Heins’s cottage, Gulgong, NSW, - Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss - a part of Australia's history from the late depict the heady excitement of Australia's Gold Rush period.

The Souters were reported the first chemists in Gulgong. They also appear to have had established the branch in Home Rule which is shown here. The goldfields' chemist shops were also used as consulting rooms by visiting doctors.

web site dedicated to keast burke

Catholic Church, Gulgong 1872 Grandma Blanch was widowed at 40. She had 14 kids and made ends meet by doing washing and other similar jobs for the nuns. She lived into her nineties and never remarried. Those were the days we can never imagine. Life was a battle everyday!

Carpenter Gothic with delightful ginderbread trim

Bark hut with women and children, Gulgong 1872

Bark hut with women and children, Gulgong 1872

Herbert Street, Gulgong, 1872 and 2012. Photo: State Library of NSW

Herbert Street, Gulgong, 1872 and Photo: State Library of NSW

Auatralian Joint Stock Bank at Gulgong,New South Wales in the 1870s.

Australian Joint Stock Bank in Gulgong in New South Wales (year unknown).

Detectives, Gulgong 1872

American & Australasian Photographic Company The detectives 1872 Wet plate glass negative, on 18246

Pinterest
Search