Site Name Belbora, between Gloucester & Wingham
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Binghi
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory NSW
Police District Raymond Terrace
Latitude -32.007
Longitude 152.185
Date Between 1 Jan 1834 and 31 Dec 1834
Attack Time day
Victims Aboriginal People
Victims Killed 6
Victims Killed Notes 6+ MWC
Attackers Colonisers
Attackers Killed 0
Attackers Killed Notes
Transport
Motive Reprisal
Weapons Used Poison
Narrative Australian Agricultural Co employees left damper poisoned with strychnine in the huts, and a number of Binghi perished. Reprisal for Binghi allegedly stealing flour.
Sources Newcastle Herald July 25, 1964. (Sources PDF)
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