Deposit Z354 - Brunette Downs Station deposit

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Brunette Downs Station deposit


  • 1948 - 1976 (Creation)

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21 boxes

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(c. 1904 -)

Administrative history

In 1904, J C White and F C White became owners of the property of Brunette Downs. The Whites went into partnership with Alfred J Cotton in 1912 and bought out Cotton in 1928. The property was purchased by King Ranch's Australian subsidiary, King Ranch Pastoral Co Pty Ltd, in December 1958 and was later purchased by the Australian Agricultural Company (AACo) for $5 million in 1979. As a subsidiary of the AACo, its managers included K J Warriner (1979 - 81), B Gough (1981 - 86), C I Paige (1986 - 87) and G F Wagstaff (1987 - ).

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Subject files, station diaries, financial records, records of wages, bore maintenance records, maps and plans


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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NBAC N64 Austcattle Holdings deposit

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Entered from deposit description on 26 July 2011




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