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Bearbrass or Ballarat? Asa Briggs' Middlesbrough and the pattern of nineteenth century urbanisation

By David Taylor
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Publisher: University of Lincoln, Faculty of Media and Humanities
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  1. 1841, ibid., p.44. It was noted that 'a child was dreadfully mangled by a ferocious sow in Little Flinders Street [while] a child has had its ear tom offby a pig .. .'
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  8. (1984). For full details see Historical Records of Victoria, Volume 3, The Early Development of Melbourne, 1836-1839,
  9. (1996). For further details see D.Taylor, 'The Infant Hercules and the Augean Sables'
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  16. Parker King to
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  18. Policing the Victorian Town: the development of the police in Middlesbrough, 1840-1914,2002 esp. chapter 4 for fuller coverage of the issue of crime in early Middlesbrough.
  19. Recollections of Squatting in Victoria, Melbourne, 1883 cited in Grant and Serle,
  20. Report from the Select Committee on the Sewerage of and Supply of Water for Melbourne', 1852, pp.x-xi,
  21. Report of a Committee of the Melbourne Corporation, 1848 quoted in T.McCombie, History of the Colony of Victoria and cited in ibid,
  22. (1839). S.A.Perry to R.Hoddle, 13
  23. See also 'Garryowen', The Chronicles of early
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  27. (1995). the sale ofliquor without a licence was a major problem and not helped by the fact that one of the larger slygrogging establishment was in the police hospital. R.Haldane, The Peoples Force, a history of the Victoria Police,

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