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    Where is Ravenswood located?

Ravenswood, QLD

Situated 23 kilometres south-west of Townsville, the historic town of Ravenswood experienced a gold rush in 1868. In its heyday the town had a large itinerant mining population and was serviced by over 50 pubs.

Keir Reeves

Moore, Bruce, Gold! Gold! Gold!: a dictionary of the nineteenth-century Australian gold rushes, Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, 2000. Details