Old Cloncurry Road (Smith Hwy) - QLD

  Cemetery,Grave Site

Position

DEG: -20.686399 139.844803
DMS: 20º 41' 11.04" S 139º 50' 41.29" E
UTM: 54 K 7712130mN 379687mE
Altitude: 372.12m

Description

Place Type

Heritage - Cemetery,Grave Site

Location

758.44kms SouthWest of Daintree

Address & Contact

Cloncurry QLD
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

The Old Cloncurry Road was originally called the Smith Highway , It was the track used before the Barkly Highway was built, the one used today, Before the advent of the Motor Vehicle Cobb & Co used it , It is also the road used by by the RedEx and Ampol Trial cars of the early 1950s.
In the days of Cobb & Co the town of Mt Isa was not there, the track went a winding route through the Argylla Ranges direct from Cloncurry to Camooweal, The Military also used it with Convoys of vehicles during WWII , They would have rumbled right by the grave of little 14 month old Elsie Campbell.

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Weather

Closest Weather Station

Mount Isa at 07/03:00am EST
Distance from Old Cloncurry Road (Smith Hwy) 37.16km W
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
18.6°C15.9°C53%8.8°C1016.4hPa0.0mmSSE13km/hr
7knots
19km/hr
10knots

Closest Climatic Station

Mount Isa Aero
Distance from Old Cloncurry Road (Smith Hwy) 37.16km W
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C36.335.334.231.827.824.824.727.331.234.636.437.1
Mean Min. °C23.723.421.718.413.89.98.610.214.218.521.423.0
Mean Rain mm116.4101.364.915.113.05.95.93.76.719.239.074.0

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