Blackman, James (1792-1868)

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Farmer; Explorer
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James Blackman (1792?-1868), farmer and explorer, was born in Kent, England, the second son of James Blackman (1762?-1842) and his wife Elizabeth, née Harley (1765?-1842), who had been married at St Margaret's,...

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James Blackman explored parts of Bathurst and Orange district in New South Wales.

Born Kent, England, 1792?. Died Mudgee, 22 March 1868. Arrived Sydney 1801. One of ten farmers granted land at Bathurst 1818, another being his brother John (q.v.); superintendent of convicts at Bathurst 1819-21; marked out a road from Bathurst to Wallerawang 1820; explored a route from Bathurst to the Cudgegong River 1821; traced out a route from Wallerawang to Dabee, near Rylstone, with William Lawson (q.v.) 1822; played a leading part in opening up the district around Orange (formerly called Blackman's Swamp) and the Wellington valley.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Blackman, James
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Blackman, James (1792?-1868), farmer and explorer
    Greaves, Bernard
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1966
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 1, 110-111

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