I started to investigate his background only to discover that information about him was almost non-existent. My interest in him was heightened when I discovered that he had laid out many other settlements, including Ballarat and Castlemaine, and that Urquhart Bluff on the Great Ocean Road was named after him. Fortunately the correspondence has been indexed so I was able to find a list of all entries relating to Urquhart. William Swan Urquhart's career surveying for the Victorian Government commenced in as an assistant surveyor and ended as a district surveyor.
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