Site Name Mt Larcom Station Leichhardt Pastoral District
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Gayiri
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory QLD
Police District
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -23.829,150.989,0
Date 26 Dec 1855
Attack Time Daylight
Aboriginal People Killed 0
Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M F; Probable: M F; Possible: M F; Wounded: M F
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 6
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M 4 whites + 2 Aboriginal stockmen, F; Wounded: M F
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Narrative Carried out by Dawson River Aboriginal people.
Sources CCL Wiseman to CCCL 5 Jan 1856 SRNSW; Mc Donald 1981: 184-5. (Sources PDF)
Corroboration Rating ***