Argyle Downs Station

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Argyle Downs Station

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Description area

Dates of existence

1886 -

History

The station was established in 1886 when Patrick Durack sent his two elder sons to set up the station. From around 1919 the station owners were listed as Connor, Doherty and Durack Ltd. The Australian Agricultural Company acquired the station from 1950 to 1973. It is currently managed by Consolidated Pastoral Company Pty Ltd.

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Wyndham, Western Australia

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Functions, occupations and activities

sheep and cattle farming

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 6 Jul 2011

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Sources

The Australian Pastoral Directory
In Good Company: 175 years of Australian Agricultural Company 1824 - 1999
Australian Dictionary of Biography online:
http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/durack-patrick-3457 (accessed on 6 July 2011)
Consolidated Pastoral Company Pty Ltd website:
http://www.pastoral.com/argyle.html (accessed on 6 July 2011)

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