Mount Wood Pastoral Company Proprietary Limited

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Mount Wood Pastoral Company Proprietary Limited

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1908 - 1987


The company was registered on 30 October 1908. The company owned Mount Wood Station, near Tibooburra in New South Wales. Mount Wood Station was first taken up in 1883 by George Dorward and later the homestead and woolscour were built in 1897. Proprietors of the station were Moore, Dorward & Co (1893 - 1897); Moore, Dorward and Palmer (1905 - 1907) and later Mount Wood Pastoral Co Pty Ltd (1908 - 1973). Its Managing Director inlcuded Ian McLachlan (1950s - 1973). Mount Wood Station was incorporated into Sturt National Park after 1972. The company was deregistered on 16 January 1987.


Tibooburra, New South Wales

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sheep and cattle farming

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Entered from deposit description on 3 Jun 2011




The Australian Pastoral Directory
Australian Historical Archaeology 2, 1984, (accessed on 3 June 2011)
Australian Securities & Investments Commision, (accessed on 3 June 2011)

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