PETER LALOR

The man who helped the miners

About Peter

Born:5 Feb 1827,Raheen,Laois,Ireland


Died:9 Feb 1889,Richmond,Australia


About: P. Lalor was the leader of the Eureka Stockade

Eureka Stockade

The Eureka Stockade was held in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia. The battle occurred when the government would not let the miners mine for free. The miners then had to pay a license to mine for gold there.

Miners Ticket

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Peter Lalor's story by Harlem Z Campbell

Challenges And Achievements

Achievements: survived the eureka stockade, found gold ,became a father, became famous


Challenges : lost an arm, leaving family , getting to the diggings