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English feet. Foot of Mount York, Collet's farm (Mr. Morris's) 2 J 80
Mount Adine, flanking Reedy Valley, West
Hill beyond Jock's Bridge -
Guwong, Nicholson's farm ...
Mount Canoblas, Wellington
Heregal (Mr. Maxwell's station)
Bargo River, ford - „
Laptop's Inn - „
Little Forest Hill, half a mile beyond the turn-
Midway Rivulet - 2028
Bed of Midway Rivulet, Camden - - 2003
Summit of Stony Hill ... 2400
Wombat Brush, terrace above Paddy's River - 2128
Arthursleigh (estate of Mr. H. M'Arthur,
Argyle) . - - - 1977
Breadalbane Plains .
Summit of hill S. of Wallagoray
Tarrago Ponds, Argyle ....
Ajimatong Cottage (verandah)
Therolonong, summit above Ajimatong
Lake George Gap
Gidleigh, estate of Captain P. P. King
Sugar Loaf, or Squall Hill, near Gidleigh
Saddle Hill - „
Big Creek, near the gap through the Black
at the junction of Paddy's River
Gum Tree Summit
Yass River Rivulet ...
Green's Inn ....
Burton's, Murrumbidgee River
Ellerslie (sheep station of Hannibal M'Arthur,
Nackie Nackie Hill ...
Dutzton, a sheep station of P. King, Esq.,
(Lat. 35° 27' long. 147° 53')
Mount Pinnabar „ .
Cowrang Creek „ .
Dividing range in the Omeo country -
Second branch of Mitta-Mitta River
- 2116 Capt.P.P.King.
1844 753 1223 6.500 5490 4100 1350 3800 1850 3100 1900 210
Islands of Bass's Straits.
Mount Quoin, Flinder's Island
Strzelecki's Peak, Flinder's Island
- 1130 Capt. Stokes.
VAN DIEMEN S LAND.
Mount Humboldt, Western Range
Mount Ben Lomond, culminant point
Cradle Mountain, north of Lake St. Clair
Dry's Bluff, Western Tier
Mount Wellington, Flagstaff
Mount Arrowsmith, between Frenchman's Cap and Lake St. Clair
Western Tier, opposite Mr. Groom's station
Black Range, vale of Belvoir
Four Miles Rise, river Forth
Gad's Hill, river Mersey
Table Land, forming the base of Ben Nevis
Table Land, watered by the North Esk
Mount St Patrick
Mount Stokes ....
Range between Mr. Whittle's farm and Watery
Signal Hill (Mr. Kesmode's)
Mount George, Signal Station
1700 Capt. Stokes.
Sugar Loaf, near Mount George
Summit over fourteen miles Bluff
Government Cottage, Georgetown
Mount Direction .... 1233
Lukes and Watercourse*.
Great Lake .... 3822 Strzelecki.
Arthur's Lake .... 3388
Lake St. Clair .... 3239
Source of the Nive ... 4033
Source of the Leven ... 2404
River Mersey (crossing place to V. D. Land
Company's Station) ... 1012 River Forth (crossing place, Circular Pond
Marshes) - 796 Junction of the Tyne and South Esk - 700 Junction of the North Esk with a tributary
from Ben Lomond ... 929 Junction of the two branches of the River
King ..... 2150
Towns and Stations.
Government Hut at the Traveller's River - 3949 Strzelecki.
Sheep station of Mr. Wood at the Great Lake 3822
Marlborough - - - - 3124
Bronte, Marlborough ... 2912
Marlborough .... 2858
Vale of Belvoir (V. D. L. Company) - - 2930
Middlesex Plains (V. D. L. Company) - 2709
Cap - - - - - 2157
Chilton, a station of the V. D. L. Company - 2106
Regent's Plains (Mr. Wood's station) - 1892
Hampshire Hills (V. D. L. Company's station) 1348
Oatlands ..... 1308
Circular Pond Marshes - - - 1140
Mr. Reid's farm .... Q63
Caldstock - - - . . 901
Captain Lloyd's farm, Westbury - - 860
Patcham (V. D. L. Company's farm) - 839
Arundel, Western Tier ... 879
Coal Seam, Jerusalem ... 843
Formosa (an estate of Mr. Lawrance) . 806
Mr. Legge's farm, Bieak-o' Day - - 848
Mr. Groom's Bheep station, Western Tier
Adelphi (farm of Mr. Princep)
Lake Mills (farm of Mr. Fletcher)
Quamby's (the property of Mr. R. Dry)
Cressy (farm of V. D. L. Horse Company)
Blackmail's Bridge - -
Hummock Hill (Mr. T. Archer's station)
Mr. Stieglitz's farm (Break-o'-Day)
Mona Vale (property of Mr. Kermode)
Black Boy's Plain (Mr. Talbot's)
Eggle3town (Mr. Headlara's)
Malahide (Mr. Talbot's)
Mr. Steil's, St. Patrick's
Rose Garland (property of Mr. Barker)
Mr. Hull's house. Mount Wellington
Risdon House ...
Dr. Pugh's house, Launceston
Ringarooma (property of the Rev. Dr. Brown
- 771 Strzelecki.
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To the above table of altitudes, I may add a few other of the more important results which the hypsometrical survey furnishes.
1st. As regards New South Wales: —
The mean altitude of the divisa aquarum, in that colony, is 3500 feet above the level of the sea.
The average full of its eastern rivers is estimated at 48 feet in every mile. The average slope of the land, produced by the transversal spurs, is 96 feet.
The average fall of the westerly waters is 9 feet in every mile; that of the country within 72 miles from the crest of the dividing range is 20 feet.
2d. As regards Van Diemen's Land: —
The mean height of the divisa aquarum is 3750 feet above the level of the sea.
The average fall of the eastern rivers is estimated at 93 feet in every mile; and the average fall of the country, at 120 feet.