Biographical entry Allingham, Christopher (1829 - 1876)
Hillgrove, Fermanagh, Ireland
- 7 November 1876
Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
- Explorer, Pastoralist and Surveying or Mapping
Christopher Allingham was an early pastoralist with surveying skills.
He explored territory in the Burdekin, Queensland and established it as grazing land.
- Allingham, E. M.; Bolton, G. C., 'Allingham, Christopher (1829-1876), explorer and pastoralist', in Douglas Pike (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 3, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1969, pp. 27-28. Also available at http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/allingham-christopher-2880. Details
Created: 31 January 2012, Last modified: 3 October 2012