Related Content

Related Overviews

irrigation

Alfred Deakin (1856—1919) prime minister of Australia

Murray River

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • History
  • Regional and National History

GO

Show Summary Details

Overview

George Chaffey

(1848—1932)


Quick Reference

(1848–1932) and

(1856–1926)

were Canadian engineers who established an irrigation colony in California in the 1880s. They came to Australia in 1886 after meeting Alfred Deakin during his visit to ...


Reference entries