Berrima Village Trust, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Unstated, Illustrated By: Miss Rachel Roxburgh
Origin of Name: Aboriginal name meaning, "To the South". The site of Berrima was selected in 1829 by Major (later Sir) Thomas Mitchell, Surveyor-General of New South Wales, when planning the route of New South Wales, when planning the route of a new road south from Sydney in place of the Argyle Road to avoid the steep ascent of the Mittagong Range & the poor crossing of the Wingecarribee River..." No date given but circa 1970s? Stapled Card Covers. Size: 250mm - 320mm. 14 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear, a few marks and bumping to corners. A previous owner has ticked off each site listed in the book presumably after visiting them. Illustrator: Miss Rachel Roxburgh. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Australia; Travel & Places. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17954.