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Virtual Coquun-Hunter River Project Guide:  1941 -

The Virtual Coquun-Hunter River Project is a collaborative endeavour begun in December 2000 which aims to create a digital repository of early accounts and descriptions of the Hunter Region.

Virtual Coquun-Hunter River Project

Chronological list of descriptive accounts of the Coquun - Hunter River Region: 1941 - present

1945 Basil Lubbock

Lubbock, Basil, 1876-1944. The log of the "Cutty Sark". Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1945. 2nd ed. AUCH - RB/COLL 387.224 LUBB 1945.

1974 James Gaby's Mate in Sail

Gaby, James. Mate in Sail. Artarmon, N.S.W. : Antipodean Publishers, 1974

1999 Parks and Playgrounds Movement

Newcastle's Coal River Historic Site: Prospectus. Prepared by the Parks and Playgrounds Movement Inc. for the Rt Worshipful Councillor John Tate Lord Mayor of the City of Newcastle NSW. 20 October, 1999.


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