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IMage - Robert U. Nicholls

From the Collection of Old Colonists' Association of Ballarat Inc. 16-14 Lydiard (North) Street Ballarat Central Victoria

Photographic portrait of R.U. Nicholls who arrived in Australia in 1853.
Object Registration
r.u. nicholls, robert nicholls, ronert u. nicholls, nursery, plant nursury
Historical information
Robert Uriah Nicholls was born in Devonshire, England, and arrived in Victoria in 1853, and Ballarat in 1854.] He ran R.U. Nicholls &‚Äč Co., nurserymen in Doveton Street North, Ballarat.

He was a member of the Ballarat Horticultural Society for 51 years, and was President of the Old Colonists' Association in 1907.

Robert Nicholls died in 1910, and is buried at the Ballaarat New Cemetery.
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3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM