Criterion C

Potential to yield information that will contribute to an understanding of Victoria’s cultural history.

The Chinese Kiln and Market Garden, North Bendigo is the only known surviving Chinese brick kiln in Victoria and yields information about the processes and technology of brick manufacture and market garden operations that Chinese migrants brought to Australia in the nineteenth century.

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The Bessiebelle Sheepwashes and Yards, Bessiebelle are significant for what they reveal about  nineteenth century large scale sheep washing processes and technologies.

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