Templin Historical Museum

Stumer’s Slab Hut 1877

Stumer's Slab Hut at Templin Historical Museum

The building was constructed by Carl Stumer in 1877. He had settled in the area and cleared the heavy scrub to establish himself. The hut is a fine example of basic dwellings constructed by settlers using local materials.

Shingle roof

Settler’s kitchen

Bush furniture