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History Matters || An era ends for Innes

By Jim Belshaw
November 27 2021 - 3:00am
Aberglasslyn House outside Maitland is an example of the rise and falls associated with the crash of the early 1840s. This monumental Georgian pile designed by architect John Verge for George Hobler, remained unfinished following Hoblers insolvency in the crash.

The rise and subsequent decline of Port Macquarie in the 1800s from the centre of British civilization in the north to a quiet backwater is captured in the rise and fall of one man, Archibald Clunes Innes.



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