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Picture relating to Jimbour - titled 'View of Jimbour House on Queensland's Darling Downs in 1928'
Picture relating to Brisbane - titled 'Apartments under construction, Wickham Terrace, ca. 1928'

View of Jimbour House on Queensland's Darling Downs in 1928

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1928
(contact QldPics about this picture)


Jimbour House is a large stone house designed in 1873-74 by Brisbane architects Suter and Voysey and completed by early 1877 as the Darling Downs residence of Joshua Peter Bell. (Information taken from EPA registers and inventories retrieved 24 May 2007 from This photograph shows the circular drive and formal gardens planted in the 1920s. Jimbour Station was one of the largest properties taken up in the 1840s.The pastoral run name was first used by Henry Dennis the pastoralist in 1841.

This picture is also part of the Bonzle Farming (open in new window) photo collection.