Biographical entry Lamber, John B.
- Business executive and Coachline proprietor
John B. Lamber, in partnership with three other Americans, Freeman Cobb, John Murray Peck and James Swanton, began a coach service from Port Melbourne to Melbourne in 1853, expanding it in 1854 to include runs between Melbourne and Ballarat, Bendigo and Castlemaine. The business came to be known as Cobb and Co.
- 'Lamber, John B.', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1476879. Details
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_l.html. Details
Created: 25 May 2001, Last modified: 25 May 2006
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