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.
Don’s Home Made Tractor
Don, Glen and Robyn Carnegie photographed in 1961 sitting in Don’s home made tractor, which was powered by a motor cycle engine with a horse drawn scoop used for the carrying tray. The tractor was used extensively on the property for collecting firewood and gathering of rocks on the Carnegie property.Details