At the Paterson, land was selected
and named Cory Vale. He purchased further estates naming them Poltimore
(Pattimore) and Vacy (Vasy).
Cory Vale was
situated where the Allyn river meets the Paterson.
There was a track running through the grant of
Cory Vale which easterly met the track leading to Wallaroba or to the west entered Adair's grant and
then headed south through Vacy, Tillimby, Cintra,
Tocal, Dunmore and on to the Hunter River.