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Document - Grant, by Purchase, Parish of Burrumbeet, Victoria, 1857

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Historical Collection (Geoffrey Blainey Research Centre) Federation University Australia, Mt Helen Campus Federation University Australia E.J. Barker Library (top floor) Mount Helen Victoria

Description
Thick cream paper, badly stained.
Hand written
Size
36.0cm x 39.0cm
Object Registration
22305
Keywords
john ettershank, ballarat, county of ripon, parish of burrumbeet, sir henry barkly, captain-general, governor-in-chief
Historical information
John Ettershank of Ballarat purchased land for Ninety-three pounds, two shillings and four pence. This was ten acres, two roods and thirteen perches in the County of Ripon Parish of Burrumbeet. The land sold at Ballarat as Lot No 37. The document was witnessed by Sir Henry Barkly, Knight Commander of the Most Honorable Order of the Bath, Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief of the said Colony and Vice-Admiral, at Melbourne, Victoria
When Made
1857
Inscriptions & Markings
Official seal
Dated 16 April 1857
Signed: Henry Barkly -Governor-in-Chief of the Colony
Signed: William C Haines - Chief Secretary and Registrar
Last updated
4 Mar 2020 at 5:29PM