Site Name Yamboucal Maranoa Pastoral District
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Mandandanji
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory QLD
Police District
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -27.146,149.056,0
Date Between 5 May 1852 and 8 May 1852
Attack Time
Aboriginal People Killed 6
Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M more than 6 ?station blacks? at Yamboucal station of T.S.Hall near Surat, F; Probable: M F; Possible: M F; Wounded: M F
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 0
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M F; Wounded: M F
Attacker Category
Attacker Details
Motive Opportunity
Type Of Motive
Weapons Used Firearms, carbines
Narrative Seven native police troopers led by Johnston, a stockman and witnesses including George Neale. The encounter was recorded as a ?collision?.
Sources Collins 2002: 164-179 (Sources PDF)
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