Selected Historic Records of Dalwood Vineyard

    DALWOOD RAINFALL RECORDS 1865 – 1893 By Don Seton Wilkinson Colonial era weather records are few and far between. The Bureau of Meteorology considers that the Rainfall records from Dalwood, Branxton, NSW are the oldest accurate rainfall records in its collection. Between 1865 and 1885 the monthly rainfall was recorded by John Wyndham … More Selected Historic Records of Dalwood Vineyard

The Definitive Algernon Henry Belfield Climate Archive

The DOI for the newly transcribed Eversleigh dataset is :http://dx.doi.org/10.25817/5b46a2a483841. Belfield, Algernon (2018) Meteorological observations for Eversleigh Station, near Armidale, New South Wales, Australia 1877-1922 (transcribed). The University of Newcastle. Collection.dx.doi.org/10.25817/5b46a2a483841.   The Complete Eversleigh Meteorological Observations for the Years 1877 – 1922 Please find below all of the original observation books by Algernon Henry … More The Definitive Algernon Henry Belfield Climate Archive

Hunter Valley Climate Data Sets from 1843 to 1907 Online

On the 3 May 2016 a number of Hunter Valley meteorological journals came to light, documenting historic weather records from stations located in the Hunter Valley, dating from 1843-1907. These records form a significant data set to rival the Belfield Climate Records of Algernon Henry Belfield in Armidale. The latter set is clearly identified as being taken … More Hunter Valley Climate Data Sets from 1843 to 1907 Online

Maitland Flood (1930) Panorama

Hunter Living Histories community researcher, Mr Robert Watson, identified four photographs within the Cultural Collections image archive as a ‘panorama’, and has stitched them together for us. These are the four originals: https://www.flickr.com/photos/uon/6372485563/in/photostream/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/uon/6372488413/in/photostream/ On this next one Robert marked two boys on a homemade raft, and also the rotunda in Maitland Park: https://www.flickr.com/photos/uon/6372490151/in/photostream/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/uon/6372491915/in/photostream/