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Virtual Coquun-Hunter River Project Guide:  Newcastle 1843

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Pen drawing of Newcastle, 1843

University of Newcastle Archives Location: A5614(iv)
Title: Pen Drawing of Newcastle
Date: 1843
Artist: Unknown
Collection: Ben Champion Papers

Legend with Pencil Annotations by Ben Champion (?): "A. Untitled B. Wood's Store C.J & A Brown

  1. Kilgour's Residence in King Street
  2. Sam Cohen - now Mrs Rankin's Residence
  3. Untitled
  4. Untitled
  5. Donaldson's (School) later L'Arbri
  6. Barracks Buildings
  7. Bank of New South Wales (?)
  8. Old Court House
  9. Untitled
  10. Untitled
  11. Untitled
  12. Reed's House - now site of Wirraway. Boat Harbour is site of Custom's House."

Newcastle in 1843

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