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Lewis Lloyd – copper king

Dr Robin McLachlan and Brett Van Heekeren June 18, 2021

Lewis Lloyd was popularly known in his lifetime as the colony’s ‘Copper King’. He claimed to have shipped more copper from New South Wales than any other individual or company. In this episode we trace the life of and times of Bathurst’s ‘Copper King’.