Capricornia CQ Collection

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These manuscripts contain the personal and business papers of the MacDonald Family of Ben Ean Winery and Vineyard (and later, Raglan Station).

John Murray MacDonald (1863-1957) established the Ben Ean Winery and Vineyards, planting the first vines in 1886.

In 1910, JM MacDonald bought Raglan Station, 40 miles south of Rockhampton. He and his wife, Harriot Mary Benvie (1864-1938), moved there in 1912 and remained until 1957.

MS C18/619 1-18

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MS D8/620-633

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MS G17/796

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