Location 359
Dwelling #359
Map 8

Poverty Gully - Nevis Road


Poverty Gully


Dwelling #359 Povery Gully - Nevis Road, west side.

Still Standing


Construction Details

Framed tents

Location Type


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Interested Parties

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Group Date Description
1 c1932 William John Sweetingham Details


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Note Date Short Description Note Text
3246 1867 Birth of Bill Sweethingham Mr William Sweetingham was born in 1867. He had worked in the merchant navy.
3247 c1932 General notes. A group of subsidised miners were mining in this area. Charlie Scott recalls them as being : William Sweetingham, (Curly) Wright and Clem Sutherland. They lived in a number of framed tents, the exact location of which is unknown, but is referred to here as location #359.


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