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Aplin, Christopher D'Oyly Hale (1819 - 1875)

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Born: 1819  Cawnpore, India.  Died: 9 September 1875  Somerset, Queensland, Australia.
Christopher D'Oyly H. Aplin was the first Government Geological Surveyor of Southern Queensland 1868-69. Earlier he was employed by the Geological Survey of Victoria 1856-68.

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1840Arrived in Australia (Victoria)
1845Moved to Port Essington in the Northern Territory
1846? - ?Collector of Customs and Surveyor-General in Borneo
1856 - 1868Geological survey of Victoria
1868 - 1869First Government Geological Surveyor of Southern Queensland
c. 1871 - c. 1874Geologist at a sugar plantation in Maryborough, Queensland
1874 - 1875Police Magistrate at Somerset

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