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Author Black, Lindsay, 1886-1959

Title Stone arrangements : being a continuation of a series on the customs of the Aborigines of the Darling River Valley and of Central New South Wales / by Lindsay Black
Published Perth, W.A. : Wholly set up and printed in Australia by Paterson Brokensha, 1950

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 ADPML SPPAM  306.099449 Bla/Sab  LIB USE ONLY
Description 48 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 22 cm
Series Customs of the Aborigines of the Darling River Valley and of Central New South Wales
Customs of the Aborigines of the Darling River Valley and of Central New South Wales
Contents [Part 5], earlier numbers being: Burial trees, Cyclons, The mystery stones of the Darling river valley, Aboriginal art galleries of Western New South Wales, The bora ground
Summary Description of 10 sites, extensively illustrated; 1. Purnanga, 100 miles N. of Wilcannia - ceremonial ground, pirries and other flaked implements found, camp site nearby with large number of fireplaces; 2. Tarella, 26 miles N. of White Cliffs - few formations; 3. Tuerikia, close to Bulloo River flood waters - extensive ceremonial ground with a series of stone arrangements; 4. Pindera; 5. Dunlop, near Pelora Lake - situated on a clay pan, extending for approx. 30 chains; 6. K. Tank Station; 7. Mount Arrowsmith - ceremonial ground close to camping area; 8. Poolamacca - stone mounds, graves; 9. Koonawarra Station - large mounds, use not known; 10. Brewarrina fish traps detailed description
Notes "Earlier numbers being:--Burial trees. Cylcons, the mystery stones of the Darling River Valley. Aboriginal art galleries of western New South Wales. The bora ground." -- T. p
Bibliography Bibliography: page 48
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Darling River Region -- Rites and ceremonies
Mounds -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Darling River Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Antiquities.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Darling River Region -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Darling River Region (Qld. and N.S.W.) -- Rites and ceremonies
Mounds -- Australia -- Darling River Region (Qld. and N.S.W.)
Mounds -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Darling River region
Stone circles -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Darling River region
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Darling River region -- Rites and ceremonies
New South Wales -- Antiquities.
LC no. 86171347