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Brown cardboard box which contains a collection of stone material excavated during the construction of the Tonkin Highway extension and Champion Lakes. The material comprises of quartz, Greenstone, Chert, Mylonite and other material. Material is stored in

Historical information

Archaeological artefacts that demonstrate Aboriginal occupation of the local area from c15000 years ago as well as a scientific insight into their life and activity. The tools also tell the story of occupation and local life before European colonisa



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City of Armadale - History House

City of Armadale - History House

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