Sydney, October 17. The Hoddenrig shearing station, at Nevertive, one of the finest m the Colony, has been destroyed by fire. Four thousand sheep perished iji the flames, and it is estimated that the loss is fully £13,000. Tremendous bush fires are raging at Lismore, an agricultural district • situated on the North arm of the Richmond river, about 520 miles North of Sydney. Vast tracts of territory have been devastated, and the township of Clumes is m danger. The inhabitants of the last-mentioned place are out fighting the flame?.
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AUSTRALIAN, Ashburton Guardian, Volume X, Issue 2547, 18 October 1890
AUSTRALIAN Ashburton Guardian, Volume X, Issue 2547, 18 October 1890
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