Location #236. Chair. Birnies Gully / Birnies Creek
The table below shows the groups of people that had an interest in this property, either as owners, residents, tenants or shareholders. Clicking on the 'Details' link will display a list of the individuals in the group along with any known historical information about them.
|1||c1951 - 2005||Various owners as listed.||Details|
The table below shows any historical notes about the location.
|Note||Date||Short Description||Note Text|
|2664||c1950||Building of the chair.||It appears that Mr Lavender may have built the 'flying fox' to transfer milk/cream and or pig food across Birnies Creek to the piggery and cow byre on the western bank.|
|2665||c1950||Location of the chair.||On Birnies Creek, Birnies Gully, adjacent to Jocelyn Road. Approx 100m along Jocelyn Road from the Gully Road intersection.|
|2666||c1950||Construction details.||A wire stretched across Birnies Gully from Jocelyn Road to the western bank, supported on railway iron uprights, braced with chain. The 'chair' consisted of a flat steel round frame to carry a milk can or similar.|
|2667||various||Owners of the 'chair'||John E Lavender - c1951 - c1957 A Wilson - c1958 - c1965 R Anderson - c1965 - c1977 R Hall - c1977 - c1979 I Lloyd - c1979 - 2002 A Young - 2002 - 2005|
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