William Baragwanath

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William Baragwanath
Born (1878-08-01)August 1, 1878
Durham Lead, Victoria, Australia
Died September 20, 1966(1966-09-20) (aged 88)
Prahran, Victoria, Australia
Nationality Australian
Occupation Geologist

William Baragwanath (1878-1966) was an Australian surveyor, geologist and public servant.[1] In 1922 he was appointed director of Geological Survey of Victoria, and in 1932 Secretary for Mines.


  1. ^ Talent, John A. (1979). "Baragwanath, William (1878–1966)". Australian Dictionary of Biography. Canberra: Australian National University. Retrieved 31 January 2012. 

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