Site Name Black Camp Creek, (Spring Gully Creek), Williams River
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Worimi
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory NSW
Police District
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -32.447,151.681,0
Date Between 1 Jan 1841 and 31 Dec 1841
Attack Time Night
Aboriginal People Killed 20
Aboriginal People Killed Notes MWC
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 2
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes M
Attacker Category
Attacker Details
Motive Reprisal
Type Of Motive
Weapons Used Firearms
Narrative Two stockmen employed by settler Timothy Nowlan of 'Walleroba' were killed by Aborignal warriors. In reprisal a detachment of soldiers proceeded to puruse the culprits. They came up with a group at Battle Camp creek, and in the encounter killed all but one of the group.... Mundiva (Mundiba), the sole survivor.
Sources Ford 1995:128 (Sources PDF)
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