From Ballarat and District Industrial Heritage Project
He worked at the Phoenix Foundry in 1869, position unknown.
A youth named William Lawson sustained serious injuries at the Phoenix Foundry on Friday. He was assisting to move a boiler by means of a crane, and fell from the platform, which is about 15ft. or 16ft. high, and on being removed to the hospital was found to be suffering from fracture of the skull.
- ↑ The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), Saturday 17 December 1898, page 10.
--Beth Kicinski 21:55, 13 April 2016 (AEST)