ⓘ Shire of Hampden

                                     

ⓘ Shire of Hampden

The Shire of Hampden was a local government area about 200 kilometres west-southwest of Melbourne, the state capital of Victoria, Australia. The shire covered an area of 2.620.91 square kilometres, and existed from 1857 until 1994.

                                     
  • amalgamation of the Town of Camperdown, Shire of Hampden Shire of Heytesbury, and parts of the Shire of Otway, Shire of Mortlake and Shire of Warrnambool
  • Ridings of the Shire of Hampden to become a shire in its own right. On 6 May 1919, parts of its area split away to join parts of the Shires of Colac and
  • Fairy, and parts of the Shire of Mortlake, Shire of Warrnambool, Shire of Dundas, Shire of Mount Rouse and Shire of Hampden The Shire is governed and
  • 23 September 1994, the Town of Camperdown was abolished, and, along with the Shire of Hampden and parts of the Shires of Colac, Heytesbury and Mortlake
  • was granted shire town - status over its own, southerly jurisdiction. It was named for parliamentarian John Hampden To the north of Hampden County is modern - day
  • of Great Hampden and Little Hampden and the hamlets of Green Hailey and Hampden Row. Great Hampden is the ancestral home of the Hobart - Hampden family
  • John Hampden ca. 1594 24 June 1643 of Hampden House in the parish of Great Hampden in Buckinghamshire, England, was one of the leading Parliamentarians
  • Hampden Park lies at the heart of Eastbourne and boasts one of the most beautiful parks in the town. Since 2015 the local councillors have been Councillor
  • township and locality in the Shire of Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia. The town was originally named Gulatten, then Hampden then Friezland, and finally
  • The Shire of Pioneer was a local government area surrounding the city of Mackay and including all but its innermost suburbs. The shire administered from
  • The Shire of Mortlake was a local government area about 220 kilometres 137 mi west of Melbourne, the state capital of Victoria, Australia. The shire covered
  • The Shire of Colac was a local government area about 150 kilometres 93 mi west - southwest of Melbourne, the state capital of Victoria, Australia. The