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ANDREWS, Joan

Special Achievements:

Joan handbuilt her house consisting of three cottages using 14,000 bottles and cans in a nine-year period in Lightning Ridge.  She built these cottages  after being in hospital for two years.  She opened up her home in 1985 to visitors as a tourist attraction.


Resources

  • Image - Joan at work

    Image courtesy of Gale Collins


  • Image - Joan Andrews

    Image courtesy of Gale Collins


  • Image - Joan Andrews' house in Lightning Ridge, by night

    Image courtesy of Gale Collins


  • Document - Joan Andrews

    Information provided by Gale Collins

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  • Image - Joan's Kitchen

    Image courtesy of Gale Collins


  • Image - The house that Joan Andrews built in Lightning Ridge

    Image courtesy of Gale Collins