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  1. DROWNING ACCIDENT AT SOUTH MELBOURNE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 19 March 1890 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A young man named James Stenner, who was employed in the stereotyping department of The Argis office, was drowned in the South Melbourne baths early ... 157 words
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    In South Melbourne baths

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  2. DROWNING CASE AT SOUTH MELBOURNE. Melbourne, December 23.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 24 December 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: William Montgomery, residing at pert Melbourne, while swimming a horse in the sea at South Melbourne got entangled in a rupe; attached to the fence r ... 46 words
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    Drowned along with horse

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  3. THE SOUTH MELBOURNE DROWNING CASE. "TIRED OF HER WORK."
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 9 May 1900 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The body of the young woman found in the bay on Monday was identified at the Morgue yesterday as that of Mildred Anna Emerson Sayers, an unmarried wo ... 218 words
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    Possible suicide

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  4. DOUBLE DROWNING. Caught In Undercurrent SOUTH MELBOURNE BEACH. MELBOURNE, December 5.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Thursday 6 December 1928 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Caught in a strong undercurrent, which carried them into the rough sea, two school girls were drowned'off the South Melbourne beach this afternoon. 120 words
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  5. THE TRAGEDY AT THE SOUTH MELBOURNE PIER. INQUEST ON WILLIAM ROBERT SATCHELL. VERDICT OF ACCIDENTAL DROWNING. MORE LIFE-SAVING APPLIANCES REQUIRED.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 5 January 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Dr. Youl the city coroner, held an inquest yesterday morning at the Hotel Victoria, Beaconsfield-parade, South Melbourne, regarding the death of Will ... 2782 words
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  6. The South Melbourne Tragedy.
    Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954) Saturday 6 January 1894 p 2 Article
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  7. DROWNED IN THE DAY. A DAIRYMANS END
    Record (Emerald Hill, Vic. : 1881 - 1954) Saturday 4 December 1897 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The practice of bathing horses in the Bay, which is very prevalent in some of the southern suburbs, resulted in a fatal drowning accident at Beaconsf ... 155 words
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  8. DROWNED IN THE SOUTH MELBOURNE BATHS.
    The McIvor Times and Rodney Advertiser (Heathcote, Vic. : 1863 - 1918) Friday 27 November 1885 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A very sad case of drowning occurred yesterday afternoon in the, South Melbourne Swimming Baths, occupied by Mr Stubbs. At half past four John German ... 184 words
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  9. VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, Wednesday.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Thursday 26 August 1897 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A special meeting of Cabinet was hold to-day to consider the case of Charles J. Hall, who is lying under sentence of death for the murder of his wife ... 334 words
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  10. VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, Wednesday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 26 August 1897 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A special meeting of the Cabinet was held to-day to consider the case of Charles J. Hall, lying under sentence of death for the murder of his wife on ... 376 words
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  11. TELEGRAMS. INTERCOLONIAL. VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, August 25.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 26 August 1897 p 5 Article
    Abstract: It is understood in Melbourne that Mr. Hooley has definitely abandoned his project for the amalgamation of the Meat Freezing Companies. 749 words
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  12. CHILDREN DROWNED WHILE BATHING TWO BODIES RECOVERED POLICE SEARCHING FOR THIRD VICTIM TRAGEDY AT SOUTH MELBOURNE
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 4 January 1935 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Two children were drowned while bathing at South Melbourne yesterday, and a third— a girl who had been in the company of one of them—is missing. It i ... 1086 words
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  13. DROWNING CASES
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 4 January 1935 p 1 Article
    Abstract: . MELBOURNE, Friday.— Stanley Roberts (9) and Joyce Wyatt (7) were, drowned while bathing at South Melbourne. Another. girl, Eluned 78 words
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  14. CHILD MURDER AT PORT MELBOURNE. A SHOCKING CASE. A MOTHER DROWNS HER BOY. SHE CONFESSES HER CRIME. Melbourne, August 12.
    South Australian Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1895) Saturday 17 August 1895 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A shocking case of child murder was dis covered at Port Melbourne this morning. Neil O'Berg, a laborer employed on the dredge Torrens, observed a hum ... 842 words
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    Murder by mother

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  15. TWO DROWNED IN VICTORIA Total Since Holidays Now 51 MELBOURNE, Sunday.
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 13 February 1939 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Frederick Gilbert (35), single, of East Brighton, was drowned when swimming at Brighton beach yesterday afternoon. Caught in a 120 words
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    States drowning toll in Victoria now at 51

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  16. DROWNING FATALITY.
    Gippsland Times (Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Thursday 22 January 1920 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Jonathan Reid, a visitor from Bendigo, disappeared while swimming on the South Melbourne beach to-day. His little daughter saw him throw up 35 words
    • Text last corrected on 11 June 2013 by Charlie22
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  17. A POLICE OFFICER DROWNED
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 19 February 1900 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Constable Timothy Scannell, aged 44, was drowned while bathing at the South Melbourne Baths this morning. He went off duty at 5 o'clock, and before l ... 184 words
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  18. THE RATHING FATALITY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 2 January 1900 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The man who was drowned in Stubbs's Baths, South Melbourne, on Sunday night, has been identified as Peter Kelly, a mason and stone-setter, 30 years o ... 154 words
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  19. NINE DROWNINGS Holiday Fatalities Investigated
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 18 January 1935 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Nine cases of death by drowning— holiday fatalities—were investigated at the city morgue yesterday by the coroner (Mr. D. Grant, P.M.). 270 words
    • Text last corrected on 3 July 2012 by anonymous
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  20. DROWNING AT ALBERT PARK
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 13 January 1942 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Found floating face downward in the water by a woman at Albert Park yesterday Laurence Eimer, 11, of Clarendon pl., South Melbourne, 50 words
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  21. SUSPECTED DROWNING CASE. Melbourne, 31st October.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 1 November 1909 p 5 Article
    Abstract: This evening a report reached the South Melbourne police that a boxer hat and a coat, containing a pipe and a pocket-knife, had been found on the Sou ... 55 words
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  22. DROWNED IN A SWIMMING BATH.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 4 January 1892 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Edmund P. Campbell, 24 years of age, and a carpenter by trade, was drowned in Stubbs's swimming baths, Beaconsfield-parade, South Melbourne, early on ... 209 words
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  23. TAKEN BY SHARK. Hundreds See Man Fight for Life. MELBOURNE TRAGEDY. Monster Disappears With Victim. MELBOURNE. Today.
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 15 February 1930 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A large shark attacked and carried off a young man before the eyes of hundreds of people off Middle Brighton Pier, this afternoon. Mr. Norman Clark, ... 298 words
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  24. ATTACKED BY SHARK. BOY'S DESPERATE STRUGGLE. Bleeds to Death in River[?]
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 21 January 1924 p 8 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Sunday. — A boy aged 16 years bled to death in the Par[?] River yesterday afternoon after being [?] by a shark, which gripped him while 1017 words
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  25. FOUND ON THE BEACH.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 24 September 1908 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Another inquest was held on the death of a female child, who was found on August 24 on the beach at Port Melbourne. This infant, said Dr. Mackeddie, ... 102 words
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  26. A PICNICKER DROWNED.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 21 December 1903 p 6 Article
    Abstract: On the 13th inst. a young man of 27. years, named W. R. Henley, living with his father in Albion-street, East Brunswick, went to the picnic of the Ir ... 335 words
    • Text last corrected on 5 February 2011 by margaret4
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  27. INQUEST. ACCIDENTALLY DROWNED.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 5 January 1886 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An inquest was held by the City Coroner yesterday on the body of Charles Francis White, aged 18, who was drowned at the South Melbourne Beach on Sund ... 65 words
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  28. THE TRAGEDY AT THE SOUTH MELBOURNE PIER. INQUEST ON HANNAH M'LENNAN. VERDICT OF TEMPORARY. INSANITY. THE CONDUCT OF THE YOUNG MAN BIRTLES.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 January 1894 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Dr. Youl, the city coroner, held an inquest yesterday morning, at the Morgue, on the body of Hunnnh M'Lennnn, the young woman who was drowned in Hobs ... 1807 words
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  29. THE SOUTH MELBOURNE BATHING FATALITY. THE INQUEST.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 20 March 1890 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The city coroner, Dr. Youl, held an inquest at Port Melbourne yesterday on the body of the young man James Walter Stenner, an employe in the stereoty ... 341 words
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  30. HUMAN BONES ON THE BEACH.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 8 January 1904 p 7 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday a bone was found by a lad on the short at Albert-park, near Stubb's Baths, and was taken by the local police to the Morgue. Yesterday afte ... 115 words
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  31. SOUTH MELBOURNE BEACH.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 3 February 1913 p 4 Article
    Abstract: "A dead body could be half-buried on the South Melbourne beach and covered over with sand, in twenty-four hours it would have disappeared. So said Mr ... 134 words
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  32. DANGER SPOTS ON BEACH. INFLUENCE OF TIDE AND WIND. Conditions at South Melbourne.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 7 December 1928 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Though the danger notices for the beach had not been placed in position this summer, being still stored in the offices of the council, the city surve ... 357 words
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  33. STRONG SWIMMER DROWNED. Answered Cry for Help.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 19 February 1927 p 33 Article
    Abstract: Answering a cry for help at the beach at South Melbourne on Saturday. February 12, several men, all memebers of the South Melbourne Open Sea Bathers' ... 245 words
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  34. MISSING BOY Search Fails MELBOURNE, Tuesday
    Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954) Wednesday 4 January 1933 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Police and members of the South Melbourne Life Saving Club are searching for the body of Donald Ed[?] ward Sutherland, 10, of Albion Street, 207 words
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  35. NEWS IN BRIEF
    Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954) Tuesday 8 January 1935 p 1 Article
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