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Iandra Station and Mount Oriel Homestead. Greenthorpe

The property of Iandra was purchased by Mr. Greene in 1878 and consisted of 32,000 ac (13,000 Ha). In 1880 he commenced building his first house, of bricks fired on the property.  In 1908 he commenced the conversion of this single storey brick house to a two-storey reinforced concrete building on the same foundations. During this period he built the reinforced concrete stables, water tower with silo beneath, filtration plant, sheds, and 40 houses for the sharefarmers.

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Historic Building. Young

Now Young High School. Before – Young District Court House.  Built in 1886, now part of Young High School. Shortly after construction finished it was known as the “white elephant on the hill”, as it stood out and was rarely used. The Roman numerals show the building dated as 1884.

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Historic Building. Young

Now: South West Regional Library.  Before: School of Arts.

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Historic Buildings. Young

Now: Bagwanna & Gerrard Real Estate and LJ Hooker Real Estate, Before:Commonwealth Bank of Australia.  Built in 1886.

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Historic Building. Young

NSW Government Offices.

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Flour Mill. Young

Young’s first flourmill was erected in 1866. This mill was one of the largest mills in New South Wales it was capable of storing 20,000 bushels of wheat and 100 tons of flour. The mill operated until 1895.

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Church. Young

Victorian Gothic in style is built of granite opened in 1876.  The building is cruciform, with a handsome spire over 108 feet in height from the base course. The side walls are 19 feet high, and the ridge of the roof about 42 feet from the ground. On each side there are five double windows, with a triplicate window in each side gable. 

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Road Bridge. Koorawatha

Impressive old road bridge, currently out of service.

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Silos. Canowindra

These are buildings located alongside an unused railway line which has the original track controls attached to the control house. Situated next to giant grain silos and grain storage facility.

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Yeoval Museum

Museum. Yeoval

Small Museum on the main street of rural town.

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