Higgins, Patrick (1825-1882)

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Contractor; Pastoralist; Railway engineer
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https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1466459

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Patrick Higgins (1825-1882), contractor and pastoralist, was born in Sligo, Connaught, Ireland, son of John Higgins, farmer and tenant of Lord Palmerston, and his wife Margaret, née Lunuy. Educated...

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Patrick Higgins built the Lithgow section of the zigzag railway in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney, completing it in 1869.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Higgins, Patrick
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Higgins, Patrick (1825-1882), contractor and pastoralist
    Nairn, Bede
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1972
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 4, 389-390
  3. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

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  1. Higgins Patrick, Larkins (2), 36, county Clare, brazier, 5 feet 6 inches, ruddy, freckled, and pockpitted
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  3. NOTICE UNDER THE TRUST PROPERTY ACT. The Hon. Patrick Higgins, deceased.
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