Location 63
Location #63 - the Powder House
Map 5

Pennyweight Gully



Location #63 - the Powder House. Pennyweight Gluey, top end, right bank, eastern corner of Blythe Street, at South Street intersection.

Still Standing


Construction Details

Unknown. May have been pug, with corrugated iron roof.

Location Type

Commercial Building

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Interested Parties

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Group Date Description
1 1883 - 1915 James Horn Details
2 1915 - 1924 D A Jolly & Sons Details


The table below shows any historical notes about the location.

Note Date Short Description Note Text
891 1883 - 1915 General Notes This building appears to have been built for Jame Horn's general store - dwelling #87. It would have been used to store blasting powder and explosives to be used by the miners on the Carrick gold field. The Powder House appears on J Parsons (Jnr) map (S T Burton plan - June 1910) but it is not known how long it was used for.


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