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Sandergrove
SA
Postcode: 5255
Elevation: 43 m (141 ft)
Location: 9 km (6 mi) S of Strathalbyn
LGA: Alexandrina Council
State District: Heysen
Federal Division: Mayo
Localities around Sandergrove:
Strathalbyn Belvidere
Ashbourne Sandergrove Angas Plains
Mount Observation Finniss Nurragi

Sandergrove is a locality in the Australian state of South Australia located about 9km south of Strathalbyn. It was a junction on the Victor Harbor railway line, where the Milang railway line branched off. The railway was authorised in 1881 and closed in 1970.

Sandergrove is at the northwestern end of the Nurragi Conservation Reserve.

History

In 1863, the Strathalbyn Methodist circuit included a church at Sandergrove. It still existed in 1900, but it was not part of the circuit by 1963. The Sandergrove Primary School opened in 1923, but has since closed.

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