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Photograph - Digital image - Willis Vale in Colour

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Lower Plenty Victoria

Description
Digital copy of colour photograph.
Object Registration
1638
Keywords
willis vale, partington, whatmough, maygar
Historical information
Willis Vale: House built by Edward Maygar, Robert Whatmough lived there mid 19th century and later sold to Partington family. It was located on the Plenty River at Partington's Flat Greensborough. Land use included farming and orchards. The derelict Willis Vale house was destroyed c1966 when a fire originating from North Plenty Gorge - Kurrak Road - was lit by two teenage boys and made its way several kilometres down to Partington's Flat Greensborough.
When Made
1940c
Significance
Home of the Partington family
Last updated
18 Jan 2018 at 5:21PM