Thomas Weatherall arrived in Victoria from the north of England in 1859 and spent ten years on the goldfields before joining the brick making industry. After spending some time working for Messrs. Styles, Murray and Beauchamp, Weatherall accepted a position as the manager of the Northcote Brick Company in Separation Street, Northcote.
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