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QUARRY TIME­LINE

1834 - Henry Trigg granted 500 acres of land

1839 - He pur­chased the neigh­bour­ing land to ex­pand

1847 - Trigg sold his land to Wal­ter Pad­bury who con­sol­i­dated it with his own to form the 1234 acre Limekilns Es­tate.

1897-The last lime kiln was built

1906 - Pri­vate quar­ry­ing ceased in 1906

1917 - Land was sold to the Perth City Coun­cil

1986 - Am­phithe­atre opened.

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