1786, Apr 261875, Nov 9
an English explorer of Australia. In 1824 Governor Sir Thomas Brisbane asked Hovell to join with Hamilton Hume to undertake the exploration of what is now southern New South Wales and Victoria in an attempt to obtain more information about any rivers that might run south in the direction of Spencer Gulf. Hovell had little bush experience, but had great experience as a navigator.
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Hamilton Hume
...states of New South Wales and Victoria. Along with William Hovell in 1824, Hume was part of an expedition that first...
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