Crinigan's Stone Hut Ruins - ACT

  Ruins

Position

DEG: -35.17075 149.119415
DMS: 35º 10' 14.7" S 149º 07' 9.9" E
UTM: 55 H 6105964mN 693012mE
Altitude: 612.4m

Description

Address & Contact

1-3 Ling Pl
Amaroo ACT 2914
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
Web: https://www.canberratracks.act.gov.au/heritage-trails/track-5-gungahli

Information

Crinigan’s Hut Ruin is the only remaining small Ginninderra dwelling. Part of the original orchard is still on site in a relatively undisturbed state. The Ruin represents the housing and living conditions of the settlers who lived along Ginninderra Creek from what is now the border with NSW, to Palmerville and Ginninderra Village.

John Crinigan’s family was typical of many early rural settlers. The social significance of this place is important to his descendents, many of whom still live in the area. With descendents, the Canberra Archaeological Society excavated the site and revealed a fuller picture of life in the mid to late 1800s.

John Crinigan was a convict assigned to Palmerville.
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Closest Weather Station

Canberra at 21/03:30am EST
Distance from Crinigan's Stone Hut Ruins 17.01km SE
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
0.3°C-2.4°C99%0.2°C1028.1hPa0.0mmN4km/hr
2knots
9km/hr
5knots

Closest Climatic Station

Tuggeranong (Isabella Plains) Aws
Distance from Crinigan's Stone Hut Ruins 27.62km S
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C29.628.125.221.016.513.012.314.117.620.624.126.9
Mean Min. °C14.314.311.26.72.51.2-0.20.83.86.39.812.0
Mean Rain mm50.773.751.727.822.148.641.349.060.557.074.369.2

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