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Item:126086
Surname:Stirling
First Name:Lieutenant Robert
Ship:-
Date:1840 1 April
Place:Co. of Brisbane, Parish of Denman, at the confluence of the Goulburn and Hunter Rivers
Source:GG
Details:Claim for Deed of Grant. 1000 acres located on an order of Gov. Brisbane dated 2 November 1825 in favour of Lieut. Robert Stirling, now deceased. Claimant Thomas Balcomb alleging the land belongs to him
Item:169325
Surname:Stirling
First Name:Lieutenant Robert
Ship:Shipley 1822
Date:1823
Place:Moreton Bay
Source:-
Details:Lieutenant Stirling accompanied John Oxley on his expedition to Moreton Bay in 1823
Item:169326
Surname:Stirling
First Name:Lieutenant Robert
Ship:Shipley 1822
Date:1823
Place:Moreton Bay
Source:HRA, Series 1, vol. VII p. 225
Details:John Oxley was accompanied on his excursion to Moreton Bay by Lieutenant Stirling of the Buffs who Oxley derived the greatest assistance. Oxley attributed Stirling's skill in the rapid and accurage delineation of the surface of the positions of country that they were enabled to complete their duties in so short a space of time.

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