Site Name Upper Maranoa
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Gungabula
Colony QLD
Present State/Territory QLD
Police District Upper Maranoa
Latitude -25.654
Longitude 148.914
Date 19 Oct 1861
Attack Time day
Victims Aboriginal People
Victims Killed 10
Victims Killed Notes Killed: M 10 F; Probable: M F; Possible: M F; Wounded: M F
Attackers Colonisers: Native Police
Attackers Killed 0
Attackers Killed Notes
Transport Horse
Motive Opportunity
Weapons Used Firearms, rifles
Narrative Native police sent out to seek revenge for the Aboriginal killing of a stockman.
Sources Collins 2002:213. (Sources PDF)
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