Pensioners, Forrest Creek / S.T.G Gill, Samuel Thomas, 1818-1880

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Gill, Samuel Thomas, 1818-1880
Community policing - Victoria - Forrest Creek - Pictorial works.; Gold mines and mining - Victoria - Castlemaine.; picture - Australia - Victoria - Forrest Creek - guards - gold rushes - Forest Creek
Shows two men in uniform outside a licensing tent. The 'pensioners' were retired military men who had been recruited to help police the goldfields, due to a shortage of regular officers.
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