George IV Inn's convict history on show

George IV Inn’s convict history on show

This article was originally published by The Land

Lying beneath the floors of one of Picton’s most iconic locations is a hidden treasure, undiscovered for years.

The storms that swept through Picton last year caused havoc for George IV Inn, which was extensively damaged and eventually sold on to new owners Ross Robinson and Adam Cryer.

However, there was an unexpected upside to the massive renovation effort at the much-loved pub – the discovery of several historic artifacts and, most startling of all, a convict hold.

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