The Bomera Selections at Saltwater Creek, Tambar Springs, NSW


Part of the Pastoral Holding Map of Bomera Run, drawn about 1883

Bomera Run (part)


Saltwater Creek

Detail showing selections made by
Thomas Sharp (2 selections, 100 acres)
William Morris (2 selections, 240 acres) and
George Dougherty (4 selections, 180 acres)

(Map source: Land and Property Information NSW website
Parish Map Preservation Project
http://www.lpi.nsw.gov.au/maps/pmap/)

Saltwater creek 2002
Saltwater creek, looking north across William Morris' land to Thomas Sharp's selection.
The scrubby timber remains today

(Photo: Trish Downes 2002)


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