Australian Towns & Cities
South Australia: Callington
Incorporating photos and Information from Michael Greenslade's former Australian Towns, Cities and Highways site

Callington is a small town on the eastern slopes of the Adelaide Hills, on the Bremer River.

Callington was surveyed in 1848, after John Kiernan discovered copper in the rocks. Callington was named after the copper mining town Callington in Cornwall, UK.

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Entering Callington:
Strathalbyn Rd as it enters the town of Callington, December 2003.

Image © Michael Greenslade

Callington town centre, December 2003.

Image © Michael Greenslade

1 Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2016 Census Quickstats

Last updated: 22-Dec-2020 11:07

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