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3 edition of Place names in Strathbogie found in the catalog.

Place names in Strathbogie

with notes historical, antiquarian, and descriptive

by James MacDonald

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Published by D. Wyllie in Aberdeen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Names, Geographical -- Scotland -- Strathbogie.,
  • Strathbogie (Scotland : District) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James MacDonald.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 300 p. :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24187917M

    The Past The history of the Cemetery goes back toonly a few years after the selectors arrived, when a meeting was held on March 19, and it was decided to establish a cemetery. The abundant, diverse and utterly breathtaking landscape of the Strathbogie Shire is only a short 90 minute drive from the hustle and bustle of the Melbourne CBD. The council was responsible for education, social work, water, sewerage, and transport including local buses within Edinburgh. With families arriving and settling on their various sized block of land, a need for some civilisation was required. At the census, Euroa had a population of 3,

    Avenel, Euora, Longwood, Ruffy, Violet Town and Strathbogie boast great old pubs, beautiful gardens and lovely old buildings. At the census, Strathbogie and the surrounding area had a population of It is widely accepted by medieval historians that this marks the point at which Lothian came under Scottish control. John Gall of Wombat Hill was one of the few early settlers to remain in the district. The dialects of the modern Lothians are usually considered to be part of Central Scots.

    Strathbogie remains somewhat hidden away but is a special part of the world. In Strathbogie State School No. Entertainments were sports picnics which would draw three to four hundred people and afterwards a dance would be held in the local hall until daylight. Could this be the change house kept by Alexander MacDonald? Many Melbourne Cup winners have been born, bred and trained locally.


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Place names in Strathbogie book

With families arriving and settling on their various sized block of land, a need for some civilisation was required.

The name Euroa comes from an Aboriginal word in the old local dialect meaning "joyful". Tableland Talk is the local newsletter. The dialects of the modern Lothians are usually considered to be part of Central Scots.

Map of Strathbogie, VIC 3666

Strathbogie remains somewhat hidden away but is a special part of the world. One of his two servants, who is recorded as the gardener at Drum, James Anthony, was captured but eventually pardoned.

Later a baker, butcher and butter factories, as well as sporting facilities for football, cricket, tennis and golf were added. Selectors generally came from the Whittlesea and Geelong area to Strathbogie, with Adam Gall Smith being recorded as the first.

There were proofs of the earliest settlements of laymen, instructive descriptions of old boundaries, traces of an aboriginal population disappearing, and of the rapid colonization of their successors, indications of the modes of living among all classes at a very early period.

Take a tour of our site and find out why. Avenel Avenel plays a role in the legend of Australias famous bushranger, Ned Kelly, who spent his childhood living in the town. The town, which derives its name from its founders, the family of Gordon. Although the documented white history of the area generally asserts that the mountain range was not often frequented by indigenous people Strathbogie Centenarystone artifacts are widely distributed across the Strathbogie Tableland linkall of which was once forested link.

Avenel, Euora, Longwood, Ruffy, Violet Town and Strathbogie boast great old pubs, beautiful gardens and lovely old buildings.

In Strathbogie State School No. Squatters running sheep and hundreds of cattle took up large tracts of land in the Ranges from about Times gone by There is a set of historical photos hanging on the walls of the supper room in the Memorial Hall.

It is in a bushland setting with farmland around it and is a tranquil last resting place. Long serving trust members will be presented with certificates of appreciation. It is widely accepted by medieval historians that this marks the point at which Lothian came under Scottish control.

Strathbogie Strathbogie is a town in Victoria, Australia. We may be a small and scattered community but, with increasing use of computers and email, this site offers the opportunity to keep informed about events, to comment about Tableland issues, to contribute ideas, to catch up with each other, to buy and sell, and to show off our creativity.

Place names in Strathbogie / with notes historical, antiquarian, and descriptive

Another words 10 lines of text covering the years and are included under the topic Early Huntley History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible. Up until trust meetings were held irregularly. Hover over the map to view information on townships Nagambie Nagambie sits on the shores of Lake Nagambie, an artificial lake created by the Goulburn Weir inwhere rowing regattas and waterskiing tournaments are held.

This separation has produced unique biogeographic and ecological patterns. It was a relatively straightforward process to scan through this excellent publication and pick out names of places which are part of Trust properties or at least closely associated with them. Trips to Euroa were not everyday; they were once a month, sometimes twice, and often the children did not go.

The township factory was burnt down in and rebuilt, but in when it suffered the same fate it was not built again as the home separator and the growth of sheep farming had detrimental effects on dairying and butter factories.

Two hundred kilometres northeast of Melbourne, it is surrounded by forests, farmland and granite hills. The former had more or less identical boundaries to the county council it replaced, but West and Mid Lothian had large amounts of land taken from them to form the City of Edinburgh district.

Within half an hour you can be enjoying breathtaking views as you ascend the beautiful Strathbogie Ranges.Looking to Relocate? The Strathbogie Shire is an easy place to fall in love with Perfectly located in the heart of country Victoria, Strathbogie offers everything from the clear calm waters of our lakes and rivers to stunning views from the heights of our ranges.

The Shire of Strathbogie is a local government area in the Hume region of Victoria, Australia, located in the north-east part of the state. It covers an area of 3, square kilometres (1, sq mi) and in June had a population of 10, It includes the towns of Avenel, Euroa, Longwood, Nagambie, Strathbogie and Violet hildebrandsguld.comtion: 10, ( census).

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InFrances Groome's Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland described Strathbogie like this: Strathbogie, the vale of the river Bogie on the NW Huntly, Keith, New Marnoch, and Rothiemay. See Dr John Stuart's Extracts from the Presbytery Book of Strath bogie (Spalding Club, Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library. near-se = Murrindindi The Shire of Strathbogie is a Local Government Area in Victoria, Australia. It is located in the north-eastern part of the State and has an area of 3, square kilometres. The Shire includes the towns of Avenel, Euroa, Longwood, Nagambie, Strathbogie and Violet Town.

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