Kurrawang was the headquarters of the WA Goldfields Firewood Supply Company (WAGFS) from 1895 to 1938 when the company moved to a new location at Lakewood near Boulder. Kurrawang is situated  about 14 kilometres south west of  Kalgoorlie and about one kilometre off the highway to Coolgardie at GPS position 30° 49.063 S, 121° 21.033 E.

This is a locomotive service pit at Kurrawang. It allows access for the fitters to get under a locomotive to repair and service it.

This is a machinery mount, probably for a stationary steam engine, in the sawmill area at Kurrawang.


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