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Luscombe history

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Click to enlarge Foot bridge over the Albert River at Luscombe, 1928. Photographer unknown.

Foot bridge over the Albert River at
Luscombe, 1928. Photographer unknown.

Frederick Shaw, a one time manager of Queensland Cobb & Co, politician and sugar planter named his plantation on the Albert River Luscombe.

The nearby locality of Shaws Pocket is also connected with his name.

Information and images provided by the City of Gold Coast Local Studies Collection.

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