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Picture relating to Warwick - titled 'View of Warwick from Waterworks Hill, ca. 1907'

View of Warwick from Waterworks Hill, ca. 1907

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1907
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Warwick was the first town on the Darling Downs established in 1849 on the banks of the Condamine River. The rich grazing land around the area supports horse and cattle studs, fine wool and grain. In 1871 the railway from Ipswich came through. Warwick is situated 158km south west of Brisbane on the Cunningham Highway. (Information taken from: M. Barca, Explore Historic Australia, 2002)

This picture is also part of the following Bonzle photo collections: