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Wednesday 23 August 1848, The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser

CLAIMS TO LEASES OF CROWN LANDS BEYOND THE SETTLED DISTRICTS.

(From a Supplement to the Government Gazette.)

NEW ENGLAND DISTRICT.

[…]

99. O’Connell Maurice Charles. Name of run, Gara. Estimated area, 50,000 acres. Estimated grazing capabilities, 12,000 sheep. On north-west by a marked tree line dividing from Captain W. Dumaresq ; on north by a line agreed upon as boundary with McIntyre along Landsboro’s boundary to Wallamumbi River, that river to Hale’s boundary and back again to Hargrave’s boundary ; on south and east by the Falls and the creek dividing from Dangar’s station.

[…]

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