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    Local history articles about the early history of Bacchus Marsh and district by William Williams. These articles were published mostly on a weekly basis in the Bacchus Marsh Express between 31 January 1914 and 23 June 1917. The articles explore the period from the 1830s to the 1890s. In 1936 they were published in a book called Á History of Bacchus Marsh and its Pioneers, 1836-1936.

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  1. BACCHUS MARSH.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 31 January 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I purpose giving a longthened historical sketch of Bacchus Marsh. To carry out the project I have interviewed many old residents of the 1293 words
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    Names mentioned: James Kerr; Mr. McGrath

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  2. BACCHUS MARSH. PART II.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 7 February 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Marsh is very suitable for the growth of fruit. There are two fine orchards, James Cowan's and A. C. Simon's. The usage orange border 1406 words
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    Names mentioned: James Cowan; A.C. Simon

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  3. BACCHUS MARSH. III.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 14 February 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Woolpack" could tell much history. Picture it in the early days before the railway. The Melbourne and Ballarat road was simply a 1267 words
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    Names mentioned: John Wills; Lerderderg Park

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  4. BACCHUS MARSH. IV
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 21 February 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I am going to quote fully, as it suits my purpose, and the neglect of parenthesis will not, I hope, subject me to a charge of plagiarism. 2399 words
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    Names mentioned: William Bacchus; Henry Bacchus; Kenneth Clarke; Captain McRae, and early military settler.

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  5. BACCHUS MARSH. V.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 28 February 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Many years ago I traversed frequently what was afterwards to be the site of the Poseidon goldfield. I know every inch of the ground 2058 words
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    Names mentioned: Pearce Brothers; Thomas Cain; Christopher Crisp

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  6. BACCHUS MARSH.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 7 March 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir Walter Scott was an antiquarian. To him, to be delving into the past was of absorbing interest. "Old Mortality" stands out graphic. 2115 words
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  7. BACCHUS MARSH. VII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 14 March 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Orthodoxy is each man's doxy and hoterodoxy is the other fellow's doxy,—so runs the gentle satne. Although there are a thousand more 1272 words
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  8. BACCHUS MARSH. VIII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 21 March 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The largest congregation in this community is St. Bernard's. If the Protestant churches have occasion to complain of irregular attendance, 1440 words
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  9. BACCHUS MARSH. IX.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 28 March 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I now turn to the Anglican Church. I have had some little difficulty in getting at the early history. I am indebted to Mr. A. C. 1287 words
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  10. BACCHUS MARSH. X.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 4 April 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I have before me the first minute hook of the Bacchus League, the first entry of which bears the date 10th 1888 words
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  11. BACCHUS MARSH. XI.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 11 April 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I have found considerable difficulty in getting information concerning earliest parliamentary elections held in the locality. Probably 1791 words
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  12. BACCHUS MARSH. XII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 18 April 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Bacchus Marsh would have had a plethora of bushranging incident, as it is located fairly half-way-and 1471 words
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  13. BACCHUS MARSH. XIII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 25 April 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A valuable record has come to hand, I have to thank Miss Mahoney. All will agree with that lady that the doings of the pioneers who 3201 words
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  14. BACCHUS MARSH. XIV.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 2 May 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Bacchus Marsh; May 8th, 1879. Your attendance is respectfully requested at a public meeting to be held in the Athenaeum Hall (near 2681 words
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  15. BACCHUS MARSH. XV.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 9 May 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Con. M'Farlane (grandson of Mr. Con. Mahoney) has unearthed the Minute Book recording transactions of Road Board for 1858-63, 2665 words
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  16. BACCHUS MARSH. XVI.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 16 May 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The battles of the early fifties and sixties we now pass away from. There is no longer a Road Board, yet we, too, are making history, to 2200 words
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  17. BACCHUS MARSH. XVII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 30 May 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In our review, the present has fairly been reached, I intend to take a couple of typical holdings of the district, first visiting "Morven," I 2838 words
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  18. BACCHUS MARSH. XVIII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 13 June 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Lerderderg Park has a history. This property was originally purchased by the father of the late Mr. Thomas Cain, from the grandfather 2651 words
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  19. BACCHUS MARSH. XIX.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 20 June 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I get back again into early history. Mr. Henry Hodgson is very interesting, as his memory is tenacious. In the early fifties he came 1772 words
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  20. BACCHUS MARSH. XX.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 27 June 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Young Mr: O’Keefe is certain that his uncle knows much of the early history of Bacchus Marsh. I make a visit. I’ call on his parents first 1968 words
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  21. BACCHUS MARSH. XXI.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 4 July 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Joseph Lodge has led the local Agricultural Imperialistic forces often to victory in those Royal—show campaigns—even though 1751 words
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  22. BACCHUS MARSH. XXII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 11 July 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The name W. H. McFarlane is the all intents and purposes familiar in Bacchus Marsh Cr. W. H. McFarlane, J.P., too can go back a 1568 words
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  23. BACCHUS MARSH. XXIII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 18 July 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Some time ago a Bacchus Marish motor cycle party (Messrs. H. L. Simon O. D. Coventry, H. G. Campbell W D. Hogan; W. D. Simon, 2485 words
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  24. BACCHUS MARSH. XXIV.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 25 July 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "I Viscount Canter bury, Baron Bottesford, of Bottesford, in the County on Leiceser, in the pe[?]rage of the United Kingdom of Great 2602 words
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  25. BACCHUS MARSH. XXV.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 1 August 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Our old friend, Mr. Henry Hodgson, now residing in Wynnum South, Queensland, is particularly interested in the chronicling of early history 1771 words
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  26. BACCHUS MARSH. XXVI.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 15 August 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Hodgson took us back to the fifties. I am fortunate that I am carried back to the forties. I visit Mr. Con. Mahoney, J.P. 94 2436 words
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  27. BACCHUS MARSH. XXVII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 22 August 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Reference has been made more than once in these memoirs (if such at term may be used) of the early life of Bacchus Marsh, to the main. 1818 words
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  28. BACCHUS MARSH. XXVIII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 29 August 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I am indebted to Mr. Crisp for material. I get possession of a manuscript of notes, &c., all bearing on our subject. A couple of extracts 1576 words
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  29. BACCHUS MARSH. XXIX.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 12 September 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The late Mr. Robt. Kerr, Parwan, was born at Anstruther, Fifeshire, Scotland, on 24th May, 1811. Left for America, June, 1837; was five 2483 words
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  30. BACCHUS MARSH. XXX.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 19 September 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Kerr family has achieved academical distinction in the person of Professor Kerr Grant, of the Adelaide University. The Professor 1958 words
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  31. BACCHUS MARSH. XXXI.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 26 September 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Martin Cosgrove, in the early days, was as neat and clever a little jockey as ever mounted a winner." So spoke an old admirer of Mr. 1989 words
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  32. BACCHUS MARSH. XXXII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 3 October 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. John Lyle miller afterwards in Bacchus Marsh, landed in Melbourne in 1841 It was a sensational voyage. The barque 'India,' 2535 words
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  33. BACCHUS MARSH. XXXIII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 10 October 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: When describing "Morven" and "Lerderderg Park," I heard frequently that Mr. james Urquhart's "Hilton Park" should not be over. 2049 words
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  34. BACCHUS MARSH. XXXIV.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 17 October 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: It is only right and proper that Staughton Vale should not be neglected in our retrospect. Mr. H. L. Simon, on a recent Sunday landed 1992 words
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  35. BACCHUS MARSH. XXXV.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 24 October 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I have before me the first copy of "The Bacchus Marsh Express." The "Express" has not the honor of being the pioneer of journalism in 1648 words
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  36. BACCHUS MARSH. XXXVI.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 7 November 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Inception of Irrigation. What irrigation would do for lands in Bacchus Marsh and neighbourhood has been ascertained by paying a visit 1492 words
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  37. BACCHUS MARSH. XXXVII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 14 November 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I have said before I notice distinct little touches of literary grace in that journalism of early days, which perhaps is missing in our 1690 words
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  38. BACCHUS MARSH. XXXVIII.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 5 December 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I came across a fine biographical compilation in 5th October's issue, 1866. The family of Symington, of Hopetoun, have the great honor of 1669 words
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  39. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 39.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 12 December 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An accident is recorded of a very serious nature that befel (August 3rd, 1867) the eldest son of Mr. R. Kerr, of Parwan. It appears that 1773 words
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  40. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 40.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 19 December 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: We are now on the file 1868-69. Maddingley Reserve history. The parties who had pegged out land under 42nd clause on the ground 2200 words
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  41. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 41.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 26 December 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: March, 7th, 1868. Extraordinary occurrence. A mishap happened to some children, who were poisoned by eating berries, or seed pods, from 1448 words
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  42. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 42.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 9 January 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Still scanning through the file of 1868-69. I find the occupation, not task, most pleasurable. A long report of the opening of Parwan 1775 words
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  43. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 43.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 16 January 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Dec. 5, 1868. Deemed of public interest—Hares have been seen by two gentlemen, at different times n the Ironbark ranges, near Bacchus 1287 words
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  44. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 44.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 23 January 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The first appearance of ,a bicycle [?]n Bacchus Marsh, August 21, 1869 —not called bicycles then, but veloc[?]pedes. Master Robert Reid has the 1462 words
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  45. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 45.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The last of the Deep Creek Toll Gate, January 15, 1870. Editorial comment—"We are glad to notice that Mr. J. E. Crook has received 1448 words
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  46. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 46.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 20 February 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Bacchus Marsh of 1870 was ahead of Bacchus Marsh of 1915 in one respect. It had an excellent drama[?] society, and plays like "Othello" 1770 words
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  47. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 47.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 27 February 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: 1914.—War and drought. 1870— [?] and flood. The most disastrous [?]d that had occurred in Bacchus [?]sh district, for at least ten years 1549 words
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  48. BACCHUS MARSH No. 48.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 3 April 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: [?]oubtedly some person are ad[?] for public life, and some are [?] Some again may have the ad[?]lity, but not the inclination. 1468 words
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  49. ACCHUS MARSH. No. 49.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 10 April 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: [?]us Marsh Races, of 1871. [?]acing must have been em[?] the Crook family. Hon. [?]s our late old friend Mr. 1062 words
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  50. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 50.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 21 August 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I enter on1872. A poet, Thomas Bracken, probably not the New Zealand author of that delightful poem, "Not Understood," is quoted 1392 words
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  51. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 51.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 28 August 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Coimadai once more Coimadai March 23rd, 1872, celebrates the opening, of its' new school-house. It is recorded that 200 were 1368 words
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  52. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 52.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 25 September 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Andrew George Scott ("Captain Moonlite") has been frequently alluded to. Undoubtedly he was possessed of much ability, and many 2064 words
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  53. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 53.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 9 October 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: 1872 must have been the heyday of Mr. Crisp's journalistic activity. I count in fewer than six articles in one issue, good solid writing, and 1219 words
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  54. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 54.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 23 October 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On 9th Oct. 1870, a child roamed away at Coimadai, and although the Whole country around was, searched day and night, no trace of the lost 1134 words
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  55. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 55.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 13 November 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In view of recent development, the following item (Sept. 21st, 1872) is interesting. "What is likely to be a valuable discovery, has been 2318 words
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  56. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 56.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 20 November 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The year 1874 now engages our attention—just 41 years ago. The first items of interest that catches my eye is an account of the 2873 words
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  57. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 57.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 27 November 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: April 11, 1874. A Working men's Associations was established at Bacchus Marsh. President, Mr. James Young of Coimadai; Vice-President 1841 words
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  58. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 58.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 18 December 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: As the locality is named Bacchus Marsh, naturally the history of the family of interest. I find Saturday, May 30, 1874, a 1630 words
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  59. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 59.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 25 December 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: We start on 1875. In 1874-5 the district folk had only one subject of [?]versation, and that was—thislest [?]tles! thistles! The Council had 1539 words
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  60. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 60.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 22 January 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: May 29th. 1875. The previous Wednesday a carbine match was held at the Bacchus. March butts between the Maryborough and Bachus Marsh Troops of Cavalr ... 1026 words
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  61. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 61.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 29 January 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Old age has its penalties, The thousand and one aches make great iaroads upon the muddy vesture of decay. I come across 1036 words
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  62. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 62.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 5 February 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Holy Trinity Church history The original design of the church was changed to lesson esstimated cost. This was of a castellated character 1401 words
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  63. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 63.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 12 February 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: As I proceed through the files of the "Express" some little tit-bits in constrained to omit. I have no doubt that the local public would 1338 words
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  64. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 64.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 19 February 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: July 29th, 1876 Bacchus Marsh agriculturally progressive. A paragraph in Loader" stated that Mr. Jeremiah Ryan, of Bacchus Marsh, 1179 words
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  65. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 65.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 26 February 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Melton correspondent, July 7th, 1877, gets quite graphic, but one reflects upon the penalties which civilization brings with it. 1995 words
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  66. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 66.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 4 March 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Oct. 13 1877 Mr. Inspector [?] reported favourably to Edu[?]tion Departmem respecting need [?] a school at Rowsley, and one 1154 words
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  67. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 67.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 11 March 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: For years there had been no more devoted citizen of Bacchus, Marsh than Mr. James young. In course of time he removed elsewhere, and 1711 words
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  68. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 68.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 18 March 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Oct. 12, 1878. The new bridge over Werribee, at Maddingley, quite finished. It was said to be a great credit to the Shire and Shire 1376 words
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  69. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 69.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 25 March 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: April 26, 1879. As the wells in Bacchus Marsh nearly all contained a layer of decayed wood, some local folk had an idea that the Marsh was 1995 words
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  70. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 70.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 22 April 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: We are hastening on the this review of the history of the Marsh 1879 was most exciting from a political point of view. Local 944 words
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  71. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 71.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 29 April 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Sept 11, 1880. Great flood in Bacchus Marsh. Heavy rainfall from the S. E. continued the whole afternoon and evening. Both rivers 752 words
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  72. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 72.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 20 May 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Jan. 15th, 1881. "It is reported from mouth to mouth in Bacchus Marsh that Mr. Jeremiah Ryan has sold the whole of his land in 1469 words
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  73. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 73.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 27 May 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The advent of the boxthorn. August 13, 1881, 1916 would like to see it kicked out, bag and baggage. In a paragraph the advantages of an 537 words
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  74. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 74.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 10 June 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: June 24,1882: I come across the record of a marriage, that to me has much significance, in regard to the fact that four sons. are, now serving 896 words
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  75. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 75.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 17 June 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Feb. 10th, 1883 Great flood in Parwan valley. I give the account in full:—A tropical storm of a violence unequalled in this district 1524 words
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  76. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 76.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 15 July 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Repeated evidence is forthcoming st in the early days denominational asperity was at minus quantity in the community. I find a Mr. J. 1047 words
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  77. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 77.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 22 July 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. T. G. Pearce initiated a lengthy correspondence, which continued for many issues of the "Express." I purpose summarising. 1898 words
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  78. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 78.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 12 August 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr Cornelius Mahoney, who was acquainted with much of the aboriginal history of the district, ascertained from a Bacchus Marsh native, 945 words
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  79. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 79.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 9 September 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: It is recorded, Jan. 5th, 1884, as A preamble to a published essay on "The meeting of Burns and Scott," that the author was the eldest son 1940 words
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  80. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 80.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 16 September 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Jan. 10, 1885. Mr. P Murphy, of Bacchus Marsh, won the second prize at quoit match, at New Year's sports of the Highland Society, at 1267 words
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  81. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 81.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 23 September 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Repeatedly do I come across record of success in Agricultural show by Mr. W. Jeffrey, of Coimadai. I think I have made a note of this 1393 words
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  82. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 82.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 30 September 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I am entering upon 1886. Every year had it, own particular history, but alas in some instances of too ordinary, hum-drum a character to 583 words
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  83. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 83.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 14 October 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An election incident must be noticed. April 3rd, 1886. It had been quoted by the enemy, as a proof of Mr. Deakin's youthfulness, 1009 words
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  84. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 84.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 28 October 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: July 10, 1886. An item bearing on the ever interesting horse racing theme. Mr. S. Miller was very successful with his jumping horses, in 1063 words
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  85. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 85.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 11 November 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A valuable compilation of the history of the agitation for a railway to the Marsh appears in the "Express" of Feb. 19, 1887. I 3231 words
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  86. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 86.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 18 November 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: It was a great day for Bacchus Marsh, Feb. 15th, 1887. Everybody had his or her Sunday clothes on Work was suspended. The place 1162 words
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  87. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 87.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 25 November 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: W.G., Hopetoun, surely is William grant, Hopetoun, miller and pock. So far back as 1868 was the virtue of irrigation known, as 839 words
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  88. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 88.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 16 December 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Deakin, M.L.A., was the elect ,f Bacchus Marsh, as, portion of the West Bourke electorate Mr Deakin was chosen' to' go home, as 1001 words
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  89. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 89.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 23 December 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sept. 17th, and 24th, 1887 contain two articles entitled "Early Scenes Revisited. "From a local historical point they are valuable 1861 words
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  90. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 90.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 20 January 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The late Molesworth Greene, of Greystones, had been, for the last thirty to forty years, a public man in every sense of the word. I have 1709 words
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  91. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 91.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 27 January 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Dec. 19. 1887: "The uncommon spectacle of a walking funeral, after the manner of those seen in mining districts of England, was witnessed 1917 words
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  92. BACCHUS MARSH No. 92.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 3 February 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The name of Mr. Joe Lodge is well-known locally. The District Exhibit at the Royal Show is summed up in "Joe Lodge," and the 1396 words
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  93. BACCHUS MARSH No. 93.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 10 February 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The will of the Hon. Henry Millar was filed for probate. It was signed only the day before the testator died. It did not deal with so large 807 words
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  94. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 94.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 17 February 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: June 30, 1888. Mr. W. Grant, of Millbank, presented to Mr. Johnstone, Curator for Maddingley Park, a handsome eagle, formed of cement, 1246 words
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  95. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 95.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 3 March 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Bacchus Marsh is properly moving. A number of meetings of public had been held, in regard to the establishment of a gas company, 931 words
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  96. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 96.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 10 March 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Maddingley Park benefits. Australian Club, 19th Sept. C. Crisp, Esq., Dear Sir,—I saw in your paper last week that the Committee of 863 words
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  97. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 97.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 17 March 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Dec. 15. 1888 Mr. J. E. Crook hitherto has been a pillar of Holy Trinity Church. At a spiritualistic lecture, delivered by Mr. 979 words
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  98. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 98.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 31 March 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: May 31, 1890. A bazaar was held in Mechanics' Institute. I don't know that it requires special mention but a pronouncement was 1537 words
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  99. BACCHUS MARSH BOWLING CLUB.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 28 April 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Bacchus Marsh Club will close the season to-day, when a match, North v. South, will be played. After which there will be 853 words
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  100. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 100.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 5 May 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Dec: 19, 1891. Mr. John Simpson, one of the oldest residents in Bacchus Marsh, and certainly the oldest tradesman, died on Thursday 940 words
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  101. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 101.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 12 May 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Methodists open out in Bacchus Marsh, 10th Nov. 1890. The church is 20 x 30. The Rev. G. Tregear is the head, and Rev. O. Dowsing the first resident ... 1510 words
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  102. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 102.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 19 May 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Eucalyptus, an early inhabitant, thus descries Bacchus Marsh the ancient township—Nov. 18, 18493 I am more than pleased to find my 1195 words
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  103. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 103.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 9 June 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I am hastening on; and, as with the Great War, the end is in view. I move faster, for although the "Express" files are full of information, 1191 words
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  104. BACCHUS MARSH. No. 104.
    The Bacchus Marsh Express (Vic. : 1866 - 1918) Saturday 23 June 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The history of the early car career a community is the history of its pioneers. Hence I reproduce what I find in the files in regard to their 1167 words
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