Lake Macquarie in 1907

DEED, CAPTAIN ERNEST SNOWDEN (NEWCASTLE PILOT) Deposited by Mrs Diana Stephenson (Grand daughter) February 2007 MAP: M4802 TITLE: Lake Macquarie CARTOGRAPHER: Captain Ernest Snowden Deed DATE: 1907-1908 SCALE: 40 chs 2 inches = 1 mile (land mile) FORMAT: Laminated Linen SUBJECT/ AREA/ FEATURES: Original hand drawn map on linen, with annotations in pen and pencil … More Lake Macquarie in 1907

George Pugh – Wanderings over Belmont, Newcastle and New Caledonia (1873-1874)

Back in April 2012 we received a very interesting email with regards to one of our stories on our UoNCC Blog relating to Captain Law and the rescue of six communards from New Caledonia. Mr Gary Baker, who, in the course of his family research into his Great Great Uncle Captain George Farrar Pugh, drew … More George Pugh – Wanderings over Belmont, Newcastle and New Caledonia (1873-1874)