Monsildale, Queensland facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMonsildale
|Population||21 (2016 census)|
|• Density||0.0638/km2 (0.165/sq mi)|
|Area||329.2 km2 (127.1 sq mi)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10:00)|
The name Monsildale comes from the name of pastoral run used by David Cannon McConnel (1818-1885), which was named after the Derbyshire valley which contained Cressbrook, his home town.
Monsildale Provisional School opened on 2 June 1913. In 1923, the school was relocated and renamed Foxlowe Provisional School (later Jimna Provisional School and Jimna State School). In about 1941, a separate Monsildale State School was opened but closed about 1961.
Monsildale has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:
- 2532 Monsildale Road: Monsildale Homestead
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