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Almondvale homestead

The next move the family made was clockwise around the mountain to the east side. This image shows the ruins of the house at "Almondvale". The property had an underground cement water tank, which helped keep the water cool.
Quinn historical tour or How far to get to school?

January 3rd 2006
During our visit to Mt Bryan we were treated to a historical tour of the area by Jim Quinn (Dan's Grandfather). This entry shares what we found out. The Quinn family migrated to Australia from Ireland in 1853 and have resided in South Australia ever since. The family homes have been around Mt Bryan, progressively moving in a clockwise direction around the mountain. Dan’s Great Grandfather ... read more
Oceania » Australia » South Australia » Mt Bryan

Australian Flag Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
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