Site Name Waterloo Plains, Namoi R. Liverpool Plains PD
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Gamilaraay or Nganyaywana
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory NSW
Police District
Latitude -30.645
Longitude 150.85
Date Between 1 Jan 1835 and 31 Dec 1835
Attack Time day
Victims Aboriginal People
Victims Killed 6
Victims Killed Notes Killed: M more than 6, F; Probable: M F; Possible: M F; Wounded: M F
Attackers Colonisers: Stockman
Attackers Killed 0
Attackers Killed Notes Killed: M F; Wounded: M F
Transport Horse
Motive Opportunity
Weapons Used Firearms, muskets, pistols, blades, swords
Narrative 16 armed stockmen on horseback in alleged battle with Gomeroi. More than 6 Gomeroi people killed and the stockmen suffered no casualties.
Sources Calvert 1845; Reece 1974:28-9; (Sources PDF)
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