Location 276
Location #276. Tupker & Wilson Dam.
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Pigroot / Adams Ridge


Location #276. Tupker & Wilson Dam. Pigroot / Adams Ridge, below dwelling #279. Shown on the Ridlands map of 1890.

Still Standing


Construction Details

Carrick gravels. The dam has been rebuilt with machinery in recent times.

Location Type


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Interested Parties

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Group Date Description
1 c1887 - c1897 Edward Tupker & Charles Wilson Details


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Note Date Short Description Note Text
2963 c1886 / 1897 Possible owners. Edward Tupker and Charles Wilson lived and mined in this area (Adams Gully). However, the only information to hand is the presence of the two huts (dwellings #275 and #279) shown in this area, along with location #276 (the Tupker and Wilson dam). They were shown on the Ridlands map of 1890.


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