82.Lincoln Rock – Lookout and Cliffside walk:

82.Lincoln Rock – Lookout and Cliffside walk:

Location: Turn right at Horden Road (100 metres south from QED) off Tableland Road, then left at Little Switzerland Drive, travel about 200m to access car park at Lincoln Rock and then walk to the unfenced view overlooking the Jamison Valley.

Altitude, Lat/Long: 863m AHD;-33.7401,150.3724;

Time required at site: 30 mins – 1hr

Relevance to Cox’s Road: Another spectacular view from the chasm edge of King’s Tableland, about 2km SW from Cox’s Road, overlooking the Jamison Valley, across to Narrow Neck. Three feature of this landscape were named by Governor Macquarie on his triumphal trip to the Bathurst Plains along Cox’s Road: Pitts Amphitheatre (April 28th), Prince Regents Glen and the The Kings Tableland (on the April 27th near the 2nd Depot). Macquarie also named Jamison Valley on the 16th May on his return trip from Bathurst, nine days after Bathurst’s proclamation.

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