Port Henry Arms - SA

  Point of Interest


DEG: -34.060162 138.610596
DMS: 34º 03' 36.58" S 138º 36' 38.14" E
UTM: 54 H 6228597mN 279475mE
Altitude: 293.52m


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4684 Balaklava Rd
Auburn SA 5451
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Between 1849 to 1857, large numbers of Bullock and Mule teams travelled between Burra and Port Wakefield, carting copper ore from the Burra Copper Works to the Gulf Port and returned with coal and other supplies.

The Port Henry Arms Hotel was built near this site, Hoiles Hill, to serve the Teamsters travelling to and from the Gulf Road.

On the 24th July 1850 James Mansforth was murdered near the Port Henry Arms Hotel and James Yates and convicted of the murder and was hanged at the Adelaide Goal on the 5th September 1850.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Clare High School
Distance from Port Henry Arms 26.45km N
Mean Max. °C30.329.925.921.617.113.512.814.217.320.424.927.3
Mean Min. °C14.715.
Mean Rain mm18.323.527.332.851.365.766.164.759.150.238.537.4

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