South Australian Company : SUMMARY RECORD [BRG 42] • Mixed material

Tracing of section 1707 Lyndock Valley [cartographic material]

Tracing of section 1707 Lyndock Valley [cartographic material]

Tracing of map of section 1707, 79 acres purchased 14 August 1852 at Lyndoch Valley. The course of the Para River is shown across some nearby sections. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. No scale given. Stamped with date 18.3.[18]53. (Original mounted on same sheet as maps 22 & 23).

Plan of Encounter Bay and Currency Creek [cartographic material]

Plan of Encounter Bay and Currency Creek [cartographic material]

Plan of part of Encounter Bay and Currency Creek showing section numbers of land surveyed around the Goolwa and Port Elliot area. Sections 23, 2185, 2186 and 2099, hand coloured in green, indicate land purchased by the South Australian Company on 14 August 1852. A line marked in red ink shows the route of the proposed railway from Port Elliot to Goolwa. Ink with watercolour wash on paper, ink notation . Initials 'E.R.S.' in bottom left hand corner. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Stamped 18.3.[18]53.

Plan of the County of Hindmarsh compiled from the Government plans [cartographic material]/
by Rob.t Stephenson, Surveyor

Plan of the County of Hindmarsh compiled from the Government plans [cartographic material]/ by Rob.t Stephenson, Surveyor

Plan of the county of Hindmarsh, with section numbers given and those unsold marked. Boundaries of sections 'D' and 'E' in the Hundreds of Kuitpo, Nkangkita and Goolwa have been coloured. Scattered section numbers shown in green. (Lake Alexandrina is still shown as Lake Victoria, its change of name proposed after the accession of Queen Victoria.) Mount Barker mineral survey shown. Lithograph with watercolour. Stamped 29.11.[18]55.

Tracing of sections at Waitpinga and Encounter Bay [cartographic material]

Tracing of sections at Waitpinga and Encounter Bay [cartographic material]

Tracing of map of Encounter Bay to Rosetta Head, with section covering Waitpinga area cut off at bottom. Sections purchased by South Australian Company in July and October 1852 shown coloured green. Ink with watercolour wash on paper, ink notation. Initials 'E.R.S.' in bottom left hand corner. No scale given. Stamped 18.3.[18]53.

Tracing of sections at Rapid Bay purchased 1852 [cartographic material]

Tracing of sections at Rapid Bay purchased 1852 [cartographic material]

Tracing of map of sections 1544, 1546-1549, 1558 and 1559 at Rapid Bay purchased 13 September 1852 and sections 1562 and 1563 purchased 30 July 1852. Shows nearby coastline of Gulf St. Vincent, location of boat harbour, roads and rivers. No scale given. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Signature 'E.R.S.' bottom left hand corner. Stamped 18.3.[18]53. (Original on same sheet as map 29).

Tracing of sections in the Hundred of Onkaparinga purchased 1853 [cartographic material]

Tracing of sections in the Hundred of Onkaparinga purchased 1853 [cartographic material]

Tracing of map of sections 5164 and 5165 in the Hundred of Onkaparinga, purchased 12 May 1853. These sections are on the north side of the township of Lobethal, coloured green along with 4 sections on the south side of Lobethal. No scale given. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Signature 'E.R.S.' bottom left hand corner. Stamped 20.8.[18]53. (Original on same sheet as map 28).

Tracing of sections lately purchased on the Gilbert [cartographic material]

Tracing of sections lately purchased on the Gilbert [cartographic material]

Tracing of map of sections in the Hundred of Gilbert, a total of 1886 acres purchased 11 August 1853. These sections are mostly situated around the former township of Navan (Section 728), south of Riverton. No scale given. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Stamped 20.8.[18]53. (Original on same sheet as map 31).

Tracing of sections purchased near Government Farm [cartographic material]

Tracing of sections purchased near Government Farm [cartographic material]

Tracing of map of sections 942, 947 and 956 [in the Hundred of Adelaide] near Government Farm, suburban to Adelaide, purchased 24 November 1853. (Section 942, the southernmost section, is located on the north east boundary with the present Belair National Park.) Sections near the township of Mitcham and north of the settlement of Coromandel Valley are also shown coloured green. No scale given. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Stamped 17.2.[18]54. (Original on same sheet as map 30).

Portion of plan of Eastern Sources of the Torrens previously forwarded to the London Office [cartographic material]

Portion of plan of Eastern Sources of the Torrens previously forwarded to the London Office [cartographic material]

Plan of Eastern Sources of the Torrens, showing land purchased 1 December 1853 on sections 7021-7023, 7025 and 7028, shown in green, in the vicinity of Mount Pleasant. Three other sections, 6611, 6624 and 6625, north east of Birdwood, are also shown in green. All the sections are located on the north side of the River Torrens. Ink with watercolour on paper, ink notation. No scale given. Stamped with date 17.2.[18]54; signature 'E.R.S.' in left hand bottom corner.

[Plan of] Blocks D and E, section 3 [Kingscote] Kangaroo Island [cartographic material]

[Plan of] Blocks D and E, section 3 [Kingscote] Kangaroo Island [cartographic material]

Plan of Section No.3, Blocks D and E, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island. The two areas are shown with buildings, overlooking Nepean Bay. Initials 'E.R.S.' in bottom left hand corner. Left hand side of plan in fragments only. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 1 inch to 2 chains. See maps 17 and 34 for other associated views.

Plan of Section No.1 [Kingscote] Kangaroo Island [cartographic material]

Plan of Section No.1 [Kingscote] Kangaroo Island [cartographic material]

Plan of Section No.1, [Company's Point] Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, in the area now known as the Reeves Point Historic Site. Three areas 'A', 'B' and 'C' are shown with buildings, with the location of the Kingscote Flag Staff indicated. Initials 'E.R.S.' in bottom left hand corner. Ink with watercolour wash on paper, ink notation. Scale 1 inch to 2 chains. See maps 17 and 33 for other associated views.

[Plan of Noarlunga] [cartographic material]

[Plan of Noarlunga] [cartographic material]

Plan of Noarlunga on the Onkaparinga River, with street names, allotment numbers and areas designated for a market, chapel, government and school reserves. (The township was from 1978 onwards known as Old Noarlunga.) Initials 'E.R.S.' in bottom left hand corner. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 2 inches to 6 chains. Stamped 6.4.[18]55. (Original on same sheet as map 36).

[Plan of] Extended Township of Willunga [cartographic material]

[Plan of] Extended Township of Willunga [cartographic material]

Plan of extended township of Willunga, showing St. John's Terrace, section numbers and dimensions of sections. The road to Encounter Bay and Yankalilla passes through the right hand end. (The area on this plan is now known as Willunga South.) Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 2 inches to 6 chains. Stamped 30.6.[18]55. (Original on same sheet as map 35).

Tracing of sections in the Hundred of Nuriootpa [cartographic material]

Tracing of sections in the Hundred of Nuriootpa [cartographic material]

Tracing of map with sections 131, 132, 134, 173, 175, 177, 222 and 299, purchased 25 May 1854 in the Hundred of Nuriootpa, shown in green. Section numbers of land across the area of the map are shown; section 156, on the right hand edge of the map, was the section on which the town of Nuriootpa was laid out in 1856 . Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. (Original on same sheet as maps 38-40).

[Plan of sections in the Hundred of Nuriootpa] [cartographic material]

[Plan of sections in the Hundred of Nuriootpa] [cartographic material]

Map showing section 218, Hundred of Nuriootpa, purchased 15 June 1854, coloured green. Section numbers of other land is also shown. The area of this map is the same as that in the bottom right hand corner of map 37. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Stamped 25.1.[18]55. (Original on same sheet as maps 37, 39-40).

[Map of part of the] Special Survey of the [Western] Sources of the Torrens [cartographic material]

[Map of part of the] Special Survey of the [Western] Sources of the Torrens [cartographic material]

Map of sections in the Special Survey of the Western Sources of the Torrens [Hundred of Talunga], annotated to show purchases of Sections 6252-6254 by the South Australian Company on 25 May 1854, shown in green. These sections are located between Gumeracha and Forreston. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Handwritten signature 'E.R.S.' in left hand bottom corner. (Original mounted on same sheet as maps 37, 38 & 40).

Tracing of portion of the Torrens Special Survey [cartographic material]

Tracing of portion of the Torrens Special Survey [cartographic material]

Tracing of map of sections in the Torrens Special Survey [Hundred of Talunga], annotated to show purchases of Sections 6264, 6266-6268 by the South Australian Company on 22 June 1854, shown in green. These sections are located south east of Gumeracha, between Kenton Valley and Mount Torrens. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Stamped 5.12.[18]54. (Original mounted on same sheet as maps 37-39).

[Map of sections purchased in the Hundred of Gilbert] [cartographic material]

[Map of sections purchased in the Hundred of Gilbert] [cartographic material]

Map of sections in the Hundred of Gilbert, purchased between June and August 1854. These sections are situated around the township of Riverton (on Sections 500 and part 461). Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Stamped 5.12.[18]54. (Original on same sheet as map 42.) This map covers the area immediately north of map 30.

[Map of sections purchased in the Hundred of Bremer] [cartographic material]

[Map of sections purchased in the Hundred of Bremer] [cartographic material]

Map of sections in the Hundred of Bremer, purchased in March 1854. These sections are situated on the western side of Lake Alexandrina (though this map uses the name Lake Victoria which was proposed after Queen Victoria's accession) near Todd Hill, the site of the township of Milang. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. (Original on same sheet as map 41).

[Map showing section purchased at Mount Gambier] [cartographic material]

[Map showing section purchased at Mount Gambier] [cartographic material]

Map showing section 325 containing 106 acres in the Hundred of Gambier, purchased 9 June 1854, west of Mount Gambier. The town of Mount Gambier was settled initially on sections 1101-1103. The three lakes are shown in the middle of the map area, with the original sections 1 and 2 indicated at bottom left. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 1 inch to 40 chains. Stamped 5.12.[18]54. (Original mounted on same sheet as map 44).

[Unidentified map showing land sections purchased] [cartographic material]

[Unidentified map showing land sections purchased] [cartographic material]

Map showing, according to its title, sections 120 and 46 in the Hundred of Encounter Bay, purchased 9 February 1854. The layout of any of the sections does not conform to sections surveyed in this Hundred area, and the map must have been labelled incorrectly by its artist. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Stamped 12.6.[18]54. (Original mounted on same sheet as map 43).

Tracing of Sections near Lake Victoria and the River Angas [cartographic material]

Tracing of Sections near Lake Victoria and the River Angas [cartographic material]

Tracing of map showing section 2772, purchased 7 July 1853, sections 2831-2833 purchased 2 February 1854 and 2822 purchased 3 March 1854, in the Hundred of Bremer. The last four sections front onto Lake Alexandrina (named as Lake Victoria on the map). Section 2772 is close to section 2771, granted in 1853 to Roderick McKenzie and subdivided in 1854 as Angas Plains. All the sections on this map are situated on the west side of the River Angas which flows into Lake Alexandrina. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Stamped 12.6.[18]54.

Tracing of sections, Hundred of Moorooroo [cartographic material]

Tracing of sections, Hundred of Moorooroo [cartographic material]

Tracing of map of sections 109, 111 and 112 in the Hundred of Morooroo, purchased in January 1854 and coloured in green. These sections are located about 3 miles east of Angaston. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. (Original on same sheet as map 47).

Tracing of section purchased in the Hundred of Gilbert [cartographic material]

Tracing of section purchased in the Hundred of Gilbert [cartographic material]

Tracing of map showing section 444 in the Hundred of Gilbert, purchased on 5 January 1854. This section is situated just north of the township of Riverton. Scale 2 inches to 1 mile. Ink and watercolour on paper, ink notation. Stamped 12.6.[18]54. (Original on same sheet as map 46) This map covers much of the same area as map 41, and is contiguous to map 30.

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide, Section A [cartographic material]

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide, Section A [cartographic material]

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide in Section A, with Hindmarsh Reach, street names and the South Australian Company's warehouses indicated. The original course of a creek is shown passing through the dock reserve, with pencil notation 'Wharf for proposed wet dock'. Scale 100 feet to 1 inch. A separate table relates to the area of allotments 72-132. Ink with watercolour wash on paper, ink and pencil notation. One stamp at bottom right dated 10 December 1850, another at top left dated 21.4.[18]51.

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide, Section A [cartographic material]

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide, Section A [cartographic material]

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide in Section A, with Hindmarsh Reach, street names and the South Australian Company's warehouses indicated. The original course of a creek is shown passing through allotments 120-125. Scale 100 feet to 1 inch. A separate table relates to the area of allotments 72-132. Ink with watercolour wash on paper, ink and pencil notation. Stamped 20.1.[18]51. (Same as map 50).

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide, Section A [cartographic material]

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide, Section A [cartographic material]

Plan of allotments at Port Adelaide in Section A, with Hindmarsh Reach, street names and the South Australian Company's warehouses indicated. The original course of a creek is shown passing through allotments 120-125. Scale 100 feet to 1 inch. A separate table relates to the area of allotments 72-132. Ink with watercolour wash on paper, ink and pencil notation. Stamped 20.1.[18]51. (Duplicate of map 49).

[Tracing of sections in the Hundred of Upper Wakefield] [cartographic material]

[Tracing of sections in the Hundred of Upper Wakefield] [cartographic material]

Tracing of map showing the central and western edge of the Hundred of Upper Wakefield. The map is in two parts, the larger part covering land sections on and around the River Wakefield; the other part shows sections on the western side of the Hundred, beside the 'Skylogolee' [Skillogalee] Creek. The township of Watervale is shown laid out on section 146 at top; the settlement of Leasingham is on section 202. (The town of Auburn, though not drawn on this map, is near to section 290 in the centre.) Ink on paper, ink notation. No scale given. Numbered 1) in top right hand corner; at top left is stamp with 'Waterlow & So[] London: Improved'. (Original on same sheet as map 52-53).

[Tracing of sections in the Hundreds of Saddleworth and Gilbert] [cartographic material]

[Tracing of sections in the Hundreds of Saddleworth and Gilbert] [cartographic material]

Tracing of map showing those sections situated around the township of Saddleworth, in the Hundred of Saddleworth, and on a separate part, the western side of the Hundred of Gilbert, including the sections on which the townships of Riverton and Tarlee were established. The position of the Saddleworth post office is drawn on section 2803. Ink on paper, ink notation. No scale given. Numbered 2) in top right hand corner. (Original on same sheet as map 51 & 53).

[Tracing of sections in the Hundreds of Julia Creek and Nuriootpa] [cartographic material]

[Tracing of sections in the Hundreds of Julia Creek and Nuriootpa] [cartographic material]

Tracing of map in two parts, showing sections in the north of the Hundred of Julia Creek, and the central sections of the Hundred of Nuriootpa, on the north side of the North Para River. The Julia Creek sections, apart from 277, have all been resurveyed and renumbered. Ink on paper, ink notation. No scale given. Numbered 3) in top right hand corner. (Original on same sheet as map 51 & 52).