Cavan Station

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Cavan Station

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Dates of existence

c. 1857 -


Cavan Station was purchased by Joseph Frederick Castle during the 1850s. He went to live on the property around 1857. The pastoral station was owned and managed by the Castle-Roche family who also owned land adjacent to Mount Pleasant and Mount Keira Collieries in Wollongong, NSW. Cavan Station was later bought by Rupert Murdoch.


Yass, New South Wales

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sheep and cattle farming

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Entered from deposit description on 11 May 2011




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