Connie Carnegie in 1949 enjoying the view from the top of Settlement Road overlooking Ferny Grove. The Pickering cow bails are visible in the bottom left and the Pickering’s home situated on the left at the next bend in the road. The grassy slopes on the right hand side were later the location of quarrying industries activities.
Portrait of David Carnegie taken in Scotland in 1909, one year before emigrating to Australia. David was a Major in the Permanent Army, fought in the Boer War and continued his Army career in Australia at Victoria Barracks. David served in the Australian Army during WWI, serving in the Middle East and then remained in the permanent army until his retirement in the early 1950s. He relocated from Sherwood to Settlement Road, The Gap in 1925.Details