FANCOURT-WHITE, JohnBorn: fl. 1840
An Australian engineer who was invited by John Montague to take charge of the building of Cradock Pass in about 1840. Fancourt-White built a camp which he called 'Blanco' or 'Whitesville' outside George during road works, and a house for himself which he called Fancourt in the same area. (S vd Stel bull:23 Apr 1971:60-61)
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