* AUSTRALIAN GOLD Mr. S. McKie, of the Rainbow Tavern in this town, has this week received a nugget of gold ore from Australia, forwarded by a relative who is at the "diggings."The ore is 1lb 5 oz in weight, and is well-stored with precious metal, being valued at about £10.
Preston Chronicle 11th September 1852
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