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Slide set: Scenic beauties of the North West (lecture: T.W. Cameron, 79 slides, in/after 1929)

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Title Slide
Slide 1
The peak of Kaputar
Slide 2
The northern face of Kaputar from the 4000 ft level of the bridle track
Slide 3
Looking west from Kaputar to Narrabri
Slide 4
North west face of Kaputar
Slide 5
The 'Governor' on the Kaputar Plateau
Slide 6
View from Eckford Lookout
Slide 7
Mount Grattai
Slide 8
Close up view of Kaputar cliffs
Slide 9
View from the 'Governor' with Euglar Rock in the foreground
Slide 10
View from the 'Governor’ looking north towards Grattai and Doyles Peak
Slide 11
The cliffs at Mount Lindesay
Slide 12
Looking north from Kaputar over Bullawa Creek Valley
Slide 13
Another view of the cliffs at Mount Lindesay
Slide 14
Views from Eckford Lookout over Horse Arm Creek towards Boggabri and Gunnedah
Slide 15
Another view from Eckford Lookout
Slide 16
Arriving at the camp at Dawsons Springs
Slide 17
Around the campfire at Dawsons Springs
Slide 18
Glorious view from the edge of Eckford Lookout
Slide 19
The trig station at Mount Lindesay
Slide 20
On the trail to Kaputar
Slide 21
Looking South from Mount Lindesay
Slide 22
Looking East from Mount Lindesay
Slide 23
Another view of the peak of Kaputar
Slide 24
Looking north from the peak of Kaputar
Slide 25
Ningadhun Rock
Slide 26
Northern end of the Nandewah Range
Slide 27
Quartz bed of Bohena Creek in the Pilliga Scrub near Narrabri
Slide 28
Nandewah Range from the 26 mile peg on the Terry Hie Hie Road
Slide 29
Distant view of the Nandewar Range
Slide 30
View from the 22 mile peg on the Bullawa Creek Road
Slide 31
Nandewar Range
Slide 32
Slide 33
Flood Debris, Harperary Bridge, Namoi River
Slide 34
Cypress Pine scrub
Slide 35
Typical Pilliga scrub country
Slide 36
Black soil plains, Coolabah swamp[ country near Narrabri
Slide 37
Grattai towering over the foot hills
Slide 38
Pilliga Scrub country, Yarrie Lake Road near Narrabri
Slide 39
Open black soil plains
Slide 40
Artesian bore and bath, Burren Junction
Slide 41
Measuring weir
Slide 42
View from Gins Leap Rock looking south
Slide 43
Looking east over Namoi River
Slide 44
Heavy sand bed, Pilliga Road
Slide 45
Distant view of the Nandewar Range
Slide 46
Collins Bridge, Namoi River, Wee Waa
Slide 47
Pilliga, a typical bush town
Slide 48
Rough road in Brigalow scrub country
Slide 49
Pine Creek Bridge near Burren Junction
Slide 50
Cattle grid boundary of Namoi and Walgett Shires
Slide 51
Sawn Rocks
Slide 52
Another view of Sawn Rocks
Slide 53
More of the Sawn Rocks
Slide 54
Bobbiwa Creek
Slide 55
Gorge near Sawn Rocks
Slide 56
Scene on Narrabri-Bingara Road
Slide 57
View of mountains from the 13 mile peg
Slide 58
View of mountains from the 20 mile peg
Slide 59
Empty timber wagons, Wee Waa-Pilliga Road
Slide 60
Old Cuttabri Bridge over Coghill Creek
Slide 61
Another view of Old Cuttabri Bridge, 64 years old
Slide 62

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Slide 63
Burren Junction Road near Wee Waa
Slide 64
Newly formed road, Bellata
Slide 65
Driving piles
Slide 66
Bullock team hauling road grader
Slide 67
Main Street Wee Waa
Slide 68
Gunnedah Road
Slide 69
Tarriaro Bridge
Slide 70
Nandewar Range with Grattai prominent
Slide 71
Gravel causeways in black soil swamp country, Burren Junction Road
Slide 72
Road over the black soil plains near Wee Waa
Slide 73
The Gins Leap Rock from the Gunnendah Road
Slide 74
Newly formed road
Slide 75
Typical black soil road near Wee Waa
Slide 76
Pine scrub and sand, typical scene on the Pilliga Road
Slide 77
Bridge over Namoi River on the Burren Junction Road
Slide 78
[Slide title unknown]
Main type of image
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1929)
The slide titles are from a typewritten reading found with the slides, though this may not be original and the slide numbering could be slightly different.
The scenes shown are in the New England Ranges in New South Wales.
Many thanks to John Hyett for information on this slide set.

78 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001531

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 July 2012

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