Series - Hugh Munro Hull

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Hugh Munro Hull


  • 1877-1880 (Creation)

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Hugh Munro Hull (1818-1882), father of Hugh Synnot Hull (1851-1913) was a civil servant born in London, the eldest son of George Hull and his wife Anna, daughter of Captain Hugh Munro of the Coldstream Guards. He sailed for Sydney with his parents and sister in the convict transport Tyne, and in September 1819 arrived at the Derwent where his father became assistant commissary general. The family home was soon established on a 2560-acre (1036 ha) land grant at Tolosa, Glenorchy. For more information see :

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Transferred from State Archives Feb. 1974

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Three items relating to Hugh Munro Hull and the Southern Tasmanian Rifle Association.

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This material is made available for personal research and study purposes under the University of Tasmania Standard Copyright Licence. For any further use permission should be obtained from the copyright owners. For assistance please contact

When reusing this material, please cite the reference number and provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections”

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Correspondence of Margaret (Gunn) Allison and son Frank at AU TAS UTAS SPARC A2

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HE May 2018




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