© Meg Dillon 2008
Australian Colonial History
The social landscapes of the Midlands
The Magistrates: agents of the machine and gentlemen farmer
Who were the convict police and were they corrupt?
Convict police — their work, leadership and the stresses of the job
The Outsiders: cash and safe huts—the trade with ganged absconders.
The Ross Bridge gang and other government gangs in the Campbell Town Police District.
Women and Work
The Clash of Cultures: neither mothers nor whores.
The Male Workforce: farm and village labour