Publisher:Clarence Valley Council, New South Wales, 2009
Clarence Valley Council, 2009, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Unstated
"Jacarandas. Warm sunny days by the river. This is Grafton, but it is so much more. As one of the oldest towns on the North Coast, it has a long & fascinating history. Settled by by a mixture of English, Scottish & German immigrants, the surrounding region grew spectacularly in the 19th century especially after 1860. Cedar, sugar, bananas & butter were significant products of the valley, coupled with beef cattle from the Upper Clarence. Gold lured many diggers to the area. Grafton became the foremost town of the North Coast rising to become one of the major cities of New South Wales..." Size: 250mm - 330mm. 304 pages. Dust Jacket has some shelf-wear as well as some bumping to corners and extremities. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18886.