Location 451
Location #451 - Wash House
Map 8

Schoolhouse Road


Lower Smith's Gully


Location #451 - Wash House Lower Smith's Gully, Schoolhouse Rd, school ground, western end.

Still Standing


Construction Details

Timber, weatherboard and iron

Location Type


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Interested Parties

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Group Date Description
1 c1892 School residence wash house Details


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Note Date Short Description Note Text
3471 c1892 General notes. The first school residence (dwelling #213) was moved close to the rear of the second school residence (dwelling #214). It was reconstructed as a wash house. Some of the material from the old residence was also used to construct the first shelter shed - location #311.
3472 c1951 The wash house is burnt down. The wash hose was accidentally burnt down when Mrs Marg. Burnell was doing the washing. A hot ember from the unattended copper dropped on the wooden floor and set it alight.


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