Essays Tagged: "Andrew McDougall"

A Suburb Snapshot of the suburb of Baulkham Hills in Sydney, Australia

s (121,000 m²) in what became Baulkham Hills. The name Baulkham Hills was given to the area by Andrew McDougall, a settler from Buckholm Hills, County of Roxburgh, Scotland. The name, which remin ...

(3 pages) 12 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

History Of Baulkham Hills - Australia

England, which shares a similar name, Buckholm Hills, the home of one of the area's early settlers. Andrew McDougall, who arrived in Sydney in 1798 from Roxburgh, was one of several settlers to receiv ... nt Roxburgh Hall. The estate remained in the family until 1876 and Roxburgh Hall was built in 1860. Andrew McDougall was one of the trustees appointed when 3,000 acres were set aside as Baulkham Hills ...

(3 pages) 19 0 2.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays