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Issue Details: First known date: 1930... 1930 Gordon's Leap : And Historical Evidence
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Here Stephens considers Adam Lindsay Gordon's legendary horseback 'leap', supposedly made at the Blue Lake fence near Mount Gambier, and attempts to separate fact from mythology.


  • Stephens wrote a similar article on this subject which appeared in the Sydney Morning Herald on 4 January, 1930.

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  • Mount Gambier area, South East South Australia, South Australia,
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