Plymouth Meeting is located primarily within Plymouth Township, with a smaller portion lying within Whitemarsh Township.According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.8 square miles (9.8 km 2), all of it land.
When news of the Fraser Canyon Gold Rush reached London, Richard Clement Moody was hand-picked by the Colonial Office, under Sir Edward Bulwer-Lytton, to establish British order and to transform British Columbia into the British Empire's "bulwark in the farthest west" and "found a second England on the shores of the Pacific."
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Thomas Johnson, known as Tommy the Clown (active since 1992), American dancer; Tom Loftin Johnson (artist) (1900–1963), American painter and art teacher at West Point; Tommy Johnson (actor) (1931–2005), Swedish actor; Business. Thomas Johnson (born in 1810s), namesake of John & Thomas Johnson, a soap and alkali manufacturing business
The Brazilian Gold Rush was a gold rush that started in the 1690s, in the then Portuguese colony of Brazil in the Portuguese Empire. The gold rush opened up the major gold-producing area of Ouro Preto ( Portuguese for black gold ), then known as Vila Rica. 
The Swiss Family Robinson (German: Der Schweizerische Robinson) is a novel by Johann David Wyss, first published in 1812, about a Swiss family of immigrants whose ship en route to Port Jackson, Australia, goes off course and is shipwrecked in the East Indies. The ship's crew is lost, but the family and several domestic animals survive.
The Wild Colonial Boy" is a traditional anonymously penned Irish-Australian folk ballad which tells the story of a bushranger in early colonial Australia who dies during a gunfight with local police. Versions of the ballad give different names for the bushranger involved: some based on real individuals and some apparently fictional.