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Map. Moorarbool East and West. - Country Lands in the Parishes of Moorarbool East and Moorarbool West. Counties of Bourke and Grant.

From the Collection of Ballan Shire Historical Society 45-47 Steiglitz St Ballan Victoria

Description
A relatively small map, paper on a material backing.
Shows topographical features, roads and property divisions. Scale of forty chains to one inch.
The map is dated March 31st, 1859.
Size
27 cm H x 18 cm W
Object Registration
VBSH 00915
Keywords
moorarbool west, moorarbool east, dugald mcpherson
Historical information
This is a map of "Country Lands" around the Werribee River, north of Ballan in the Counties of Bourke and Grant.
Made By
Public Lands Office
Inscriptions & Markings
There is a small inscription under the chain scale that reads "No 58/364 John Phillips ? Survey 1st August 1858".
The name Dugald McPherson is hand written on one of the blocks of land.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM