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A New Outpost Rolf Boldrewood , 1883 single work prose travel
— Appears in: The Sydney Mail , 11 August vol. 36 no. 1205 1883; (p. 246-247)
Examines the inhabitants of Nyngan and the effects of "progress" on the aboriginal and white settlers alike. Extension of railway to Nyngan; "Then, unless a copper-mine or a goldfield is discovered in the district, Nyngan will subside into the rank of a substantial but non sensational inland village".
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