A history of the Cornish goldminers who made Hamiltons in Otago their home. The author was inspired by finding the diary of miner Thomas Common and set out to discover who he and his companions were. A good social history of the now ghost town of Hamiltons, goldmining in Otago and family history. Covers marked, original owner's name on title page.
Otago Heritage Books. Dunedin, 1980. Card covers, illustrated. 32 pages. SECONDHAND