Linda, Tasmania facts for kids
The Royal Hotel at Linda finally closed in the 1950s
North Mount Lyell
It was the town supporting the North Mount Lyell mine and related workings in the period 1899 - 1903.
When North Mount Lyell was taken over by Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company in 1903, Linda was quickly reduced in significance. Eventually most residents moved to either Gormanston, or Queenstown the nearby Mount Lyell towns.
Linda Post Office opened on 18 December 1899 and closed in 1966.
Linda railway station
Linda railway station was the terminus of the Linda aerial ropeway and the North Mount Lyell Railway when it was in operation.
The remains of the town are now adjacent to the Lyell Highway east of Queenstown.
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