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(4 pictures)
Picture relating to Tenterfield - titled 'View of Tenterfield, New South Wales, 1887'
Picture relating to Rockhampton - titled 'Rockhampton Railway Station, ca. 1887'
Picture relating to Emu Vale - titled 'Damage to railway lines after the floods, Emu Vale railway station, near Warwick, 1887'
Picture relating to Beenleigh - titled 'Flood damage to the Logan River railway bridge, looking from the Beenleight side, Beenleigh, 1887'

View of Tenterfield, New South Wales, 1887

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1887
(contact QldPics about this picture)

First European settlement was in the late 1830s. The Deepwater pastoral station to the south was taken up in 1839 and the run later known as Tenterfield was first occupied in 1840. By 1887, Tenterfield was a thriving town, the railway arrived in 1886.

This picture is also part of the Bonzle Farming (open in new window) photo collection.