Gocup Sold

5 December 1952 The Land

Gocup, a Tumut district property, has been sold at public auction for 28,000.  

The buyer was Mr. Harry Whittle, and the price for the 548 acres freehold was about 51 an acre.  

Gocup was owned by the late Mr. J. Fairfax.   

About 450 acres are alluvial flats, with a mile I and a half frontage to the Tumut River.  

Mr. Whittle also has an option to buy 6,816 acres of perpetual lease hold country.

Mr. Whittle and his brother-in-law, Mr. Alan Wilkinson, own Wee Jasper Station.

The selling agents were Winchcombe Carson and Co. Ltd. and M. R. Archer and Sons, in conjunction.