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Hall o' fame ranking

Rank Corrector Lines corrected
1 JohnWarren 4,414,787
2 NeilHamilton 3,046,361
3 noelwoodhouse 2,883,745
4 annmanley 2,236,403
5 John.F.Hall 2,113,433
...
1011 boyo 28,862
1012 alancsalt 28,798
1013 luckylouis 28,766
1014 silverstar 28,741
1015 ausfi 28,739
1016 Brooksie 28,737

28,741 line(s) corrected.

Corrections by month

April 2017 77
March 2017 138
February 2017 404
January 2017 381
December 2016 254
November 2016 65
October 2016 18
September 2016 151
August 2016 1,038
July 2016 20
June 2016 1,496
May 2016 822
April 2016 1,488
March 2016 896
February 2016 211
January 2016 120
December 2015 45
November 2015 144
October 2015 800
September 2015 176
August 2015 26
July 2015 151
June 2015 344
May 2015 891
April 2015 2,340
March 2015 37
February 2015 87
January 2015 64
December 2014 155
November 2014 66
October 2014 638
September 2014 692
August 2014 1,115
July 2014 927
June 2014 114
May 2014 1,450
April 2014 513
March 2014 331
February 2014 599
January 2014 555
December 2013 1,525
November 2013 51
October 2013 111
September 2013 187
August 2013 175
July 2013 451
June 2013 114
May 2013 72
April 2013 41
March 2013 313
November 2012 299
October 2012 271
September 2012 191
August 2012 351
July 2012 295
June 2012 197
May 2012 55
April 2012 134
March 2012 6
February 2012 36
January 2012 95
December 2011 194
November 2011 151
October 2011 119
September 2011 6
August 2011 203
July 2011 1,121
June 2011 1,013
May 2011 73
April 2011 13
March 2011 55
February 2011 176
January 2011 548
December 2010 34
November 2010 226

Hall o' fame ranking

Rank Corrector Lines corrected
1 JohnWarren 4,414,756
2 NeilHamilton 3,046,361
3 noelwoodhouse 2,883,745
4 annmanley 2,236,333
5 John.F.Hall 2,113,428
...
1009 boyo 28,853
1010 alancsalt 28,771
1011 luckylouis 28,766
1012 silverstar 28,741
1013 ausfi 28,739
1014 Brooksie 28,737

28,741 line(s) corrected.

Corrections by month

April 2017 77
March 2017 138
February 2017 404
January 2017 381
December 2016 254
November 2016 65
October 2016 18
September 2016 151
August 2016 1,038
July 2016 20
June 2016 1,496
May 2016 822
April 2016 1,488
March 2016 896
February 2016 211
January 2016 120
December 2015 45
November 2015 144
October 2015 800
September 2015 176
August 2015 26
July 2015 151
June 2015 344
May 2015 891
April 2015 2,340
March 2015 37
February 2015 87
January 2015 64
December 2014 155
November 2014 66
October 2014 638
September 2014 692
August 2014 1,115
July 2014 927
June 2014 114
May 2014 1,450
April 2014 513
March 2014 331
February 2014 599
January 2014 555
December 2013 1,525
November 2013 51
October 2013 111
September 2013 187
August 2013 175
July 2013 451
June 2013 114
May 2013 72
April 2013 41
March 2013 313
November 2012 299
October 2012 271
September 2012 191
August 2012 351
July 2012 295
June 2012 197
May 2012 55
April 2012 134
March 2012 6
February 2012 36
January 2012 95
December 2011 194
November 2011 151
October 2011 119
September 2011 6
August 2011 203
July 2011 1,121
June 2011 1,013
May 2011 73
April 2011 13
March 2011 55
February 2011 176
January 2011 548
December 2010 34
November 2010 226

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BIGAMY AT FOOTSCRAY (Article), Independent (Footscray, Vic. : 1883 - 1922), Saturday 3 October 1891 [Issue No.446] page 3 2017-04-25 11:31 cray Court" beforer Meshrs.: cO'Meara
P.M., Newell and' Gu?uig,l J siP.-on ,a
Sub-Inspector, S aleipor secutedl. ý
marriages.-=,He;,identified prisonerass
the man hie celsebrated a nmarrimage wirh
on 13th April with ridEsthertJaickson,
at his private room in B-allarat. The
witnesses were Mrs Catherine. Stewart
and Mrs Huosking. Prisoner did not
look like the.samre man,-being now die
of the marriage,rwhiehl he produced.
He asked accused questions and he`
answered them and madea declaration,.
also signed theenecessary.docuufe'ntsZ
working a"sTa'railnayporler',it)ILyons
also put t- the woman;i:hd described
warded the 'schedule deed to -the
RegistraFfGineril's 6?bic~ td bdTiiter'd
in the records. The: certificate of
marriage was given to Mrs Ridyard.-
Mrs Catherine:,Stewart,; residing; in
-Ballarat, said &he was present-on April
i3thr wh.n r- marri.g.e;.-as ,igelebratedr
by Rev. f. M. iosking. between 'Ridyard
and a woman namned Esther' Jacksdo
(who was in court). : She believed Mrs
Ridyard was-the same: woman, but did
not recogniise ihe iiiaii. :Witness signied
as a a witfiss and alsosaw : the. decldar
James .-Morris, , of -,the Registrar
Generalls oflici,- produced the registra
and Esthei-Jacksbod oni s3th April;, it
Lucy Alice Clowes depbsed :-she had
(At this stiage Ridyid 'bli-it out'crying).
to him before ( he left rLEngland,., :He
made a home she was to follow hiin out
to Australia.: :iAfter -some pressing,
to come. to Victoria: and : had cor
responded with him' regularly 'since..
In consequence r of- receiving a letter
from hiin she left England on 3rd July
in the Austiral'and was mnet on' arrival
by prisoner on ,4th, August. After a
conversation witness said :she would
not mind iiaitig a little-longer befote
they were, imarried:i. Accused. :ias'
willing to do as witness pleased,. but
that late prisoner came hbme about
him, whom she nos ilentified as Esthei;
Rid a'd's pres nce, 'told witness she
(witness) was not his wsife, bhut that she
witness'akeld hifim liov could he do it,
but he made no reply. IWitness left the
house at ,ince and.'resided with Mrs
Heatley, the stationmaster's.wife.. She
to,,k a razor away. on le,.ving the house,
injury to him elf ot his ivire. ' Slie
would ,int'havecoine' to :Victori a"ornl'"
to fulfil her engagement with -'prisoner.
He was sober.wl en she met him and
she hbad never seen him under the
influence of drir.k . She was handed a
marriage certificate? lt u had not got 'it
wife forced: himi tomarry her by tellinig
him she thought she was enticule (The.
wife: Ol@-Jaik'l Jii !h~Ii si", n :ybu'
do me .thii , ciUel .2i}nwog?) .and
to trouble hims ag?iin" and hi tholigh~i
prisoner five moriliisihicih Mi~i befbie
cray Court beforer Messrs. O'Meara
P.M., Newell and Gu?uig,l J s P. on a
Sub-Inspector, S ale prosecuted.
marriages.-=,He identified prisoner as
the man he celsebrated a marriage with
on 13th April with Esther Jackson,
at his private room in Ballarat. The
witnesses were Mrs Catherine Stewart
and Mrs Hosking. Prisoner did not
look like the same man, being now de
of the marriage, which he produced.
He asked accused questions and he
answered them and made a declaration.
also signed the necessary documents.
working as a rail nay porter at Lyons
also put to the woman; who described
warded the schedule deed to the
Registrar Gineril's 6?bic~ td bdTiiter'd
in the records. The certificate of
marriage was given to Mrs Ridyard.
Mrs Catherine Stewart, residing; in
Ballarat, said she was present on April
13thr when a marriage was celebrated
by Rev. M. iosking. between Ridyard
and a woman namned Esther Jackson
(who was in court). She believed Mrs
Ridyard was the same woman, but did
not recognise the man. Witness signed
as a a witfiss and also saw the declar
James Morris, of the Registrar
Generalls oflici, produced the registra
and Esther Jacksbon on 13th April it
Lucy Alice Clowes deposed :-she had
(At this stage Ridyard burst out crying).
to him before he left England. He
made a home she was to follow him out
to Australia. After some pressing,
to come to Victoria and had cor
responded with him regularly since..
In consequence of receiving a letter
from him she left England on 3rd July
in the Austiral'and was met on' arrival
by prisoner on 4th, August. After a
conversation witness said she would
not mind waiting a little longer before
they were married. Accused was
willing to do as witness pleased, but
that late prisoner came home about
him, whom she now identified as Esther
Ridyard's presence, told witness she
(witness) was not his wife, but that she
witness asked him how could he do it,
but he made no reply. Witness left the
house at once and resided with Mrs
Heatley, the stationmaster's.wife. She
took a razor away on leaving the house,
injury to himself or his wife. She
would not have come to Victoria only
to fulfil her engagement with prisoner.
He was sober when she met him and
she had never seen him under the
influence of drink. She was handed a
marriage certificate but had not got it
wife forced him to marry her by telling
him she thought she was enciente (The
wife: Oh! Jack! Jack! how can you
do me this cruel wrong?) and
to trouble him again" and he thought
prisoner five months which Mi~i befbie
MELBOURNE. Monday Evening. (Article), The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), Tuesday 15 March 1892 [Issue No.63] page 2 2017-04-25 11:18 ■ Mr Justice Holroyd to-day granted a ml,
yard, of North Creswick, who sought to ha
divorced-from John Ridyard, now in p en t.
ridge, whither he was seut for bigamy
.she being then a milliner. In the following
come out from . England by his invitation
asked plaintiff “what he was to do forawilo
when be came out.”
Mr Justice Holroyd to-day granted a rule
yard, of North Creswick, who sought to be
divorced from John Ridyard, now in Pent
ridge, whither he was sent for bigamy.
she being then a milliner. In the following
come out from England by his invitation.
asked plaintiff “what he was to do for a wife
when he came out.”
THE GLEN IRIS LINE. A WALK FROM BURNLEY TO OAKLEIGH. (FROM A CORRESPONDENT.) (Article), The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Thursday 13 March 1890 [Issue No.13,641] page 4 2017-03-19 18:19 iron horse
iron horse.
COLLINS STREET COSTUME. "UGLY LACKING IN STYLE." SOCIETY LADY SUED (Article), The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), Wednesday 18 February 1914 [Issue No.21,082] page 12 2017-03-14 07:19 IcOlUXß STREET COSTUME.

-"Uq^Y,- LACKING- IX. STYLE" j
S0C115TY LADY SUED.
Eighteen giiincjs for a rosturae, ind 2/ ¡
for raihvay carriage, w,is the amount that,
diaries Janies Lune, ladies' tailor, of 2_"_t¡
Collins btrecft, sought to obtain from Mrs.
L. Lcvj', Hartford, lilebc Point road, Syd-
ney, in the District Court j-Cbterday, before
Mr. V. Tanner, P.M.. and Mr, B. II.
Altson, >I.P. M5. U. 13. Braj-bhay appeared
[ sent in court I
' Mi. Brayshay raid that the defendant was
a' well-known society lady ii) Sydnes She
lame to Melbourne 111 November, 1012, to
altraid the MCCS. Having had a very fair'
'win, she went into the pF.tintiil'« ithop in I
Collin* btreet. and ordered a costume for
l8 guiñéis, lo bo delivered in Sydney in
lime for the March races in the following]
year. Mr. Lane did not care about making,
,1 costume so lar ahciul pf the time of de-
livery, but .igroid on condition that Mrb.J
'Levy took the lespcmsjbililj. She camel
on .November l8, had two fittings, and the
cokliimo was tried oft complete, except for,
.1 hUle- braiding on the shoulder». She '
expressed herself a.s bony absolutely de
lightedtwitb the btyle, and ordered it lo be
sent to Sydney in March. It wa» bent on
March 14, J913. On' March' 21 Mrs. Levy 1
wrote: ''I have put the drcbson three timc,s, '.
but it is ugly;, and lacking in ¡style, and the
hate to bec 115e in it." The costume ,waa
.returned at. tho same time^The plaintifl re
»plicd: "Dc.nr Madam,-Your letter received, j
í saw you in the cpçtunic when finished,
and j'ou expressed yourself delighted with
'it. Later, j'ou said it was the he»t j'ou
over hat],", ^rs.,.Levy .replied: "Your let
icf to'hand. hYom-your point of view it
seems hard that, ftlie dress should he re-
turned,' bint ldokfnt^jt from Piinc. I look a
ga.wky sigbi 111 it. Your model is wrong,
On May 7, ,1013, Mr. Lane wrote that he
I Florence Mary Nc's-pnr., head of thc.de- ,
Mr. Ridgeway.-Arc sou sure there was
not i_ teeny-teeny svnnklc in it!
1 Witness.-I am sure there sras not. If
COLLlNS STREET COSTUME.

"UGLY, LACKING IN STYLE"
SOCIETY LADY SUED.
Eighteen guineas for a costume, and 2
for railway carriage, was the amount that,
Charles James Lane, ladies' tailor, of 256
Collins street, sought to obtain from Mrs.
L. Levy, Hartford, Glebe Point road, Syd-
ney, in the District Court yesterday, before
Mr. V. Tanner, P.M. and Mr, B. II.
Altson, P. M. U. 13. Braj-bhay appeared
sent in court
Mi. Brayshay said that the defendant was
a well-known society lady in Sydney. She
came to Melbourne in November, 1012, to
attend the races. Having had a very fair
win, she went into the plaintiff's shop in
Collins street and ordered a costume for
18 guineas, to be delivered in Sydney in
time for the March races in the following
a costume so far ahead of the time of de-
livery, but agreed on condition that Mrs
Levy took the responsibility. She came
on November l8, had two fittings, and the
costume was tried on complete, except for
a liitle braiding on the shoulders. She
expressed herself as being absolutely de
lighted with the style, and ordered it to be
sent to Sydney in March. It was sent on
March 14, J913. On March 21 Mrs. Levy
wrote: ''I have put the dress on three times,
but it is ugly, and lacking in style, and the
hate to see me in it." The costume was
returned at the same time. The plaintiff re
plied: "Dear Madam,-Your letter received,
I saw you in the costume when finished,
and you expressed yourself delighted with
it. Later, you said it was the best you
over had," Mrs. Levy .replied: "Your let
icf to hand. from your point of view it
seems hard that, the dress should he re-
turned,' but look at it from mine. I look a
gawky sight in it. Your model is wrong,
On May 7,1913, Mr. Lane wrote that he
Florence Mary Nc's-pnr., head of thc.de- ,
Mr. Ridgeway.-Are you sure there was
not a teeny-teeny svnnklc in it!
Witness.-I am sure there sras not. If
THE DIRECT MELBOURNE RAILWAY. TO THE EDITOR OF THE STAR. (Article), The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), Tuesday 3 December 1878 [Issue No.289] page 4 2017-03-06 21:44 oblige,—Yours, &c., AN OLD COLONIST.
Kyneton, 30th November.
tenders are now called. It may hot be too late to
oblige,—Yours, &c., AN OLD COLONIST.
Kyneton, 30th November.
THE DIRECT MELBOURNE RAILWAY. TO THE EDITOR OF THE STAR. (Article), The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), Tuesday 3 December 1878 [Issue No.289] page 4 2017-03-06 21:43 traffic by a direct line to Melbodrne from Ballarat,
traffic by a direct line to Melbourne from Ballarat,
THE DIRECT MELBOURNE RAILWAY. TO THE EDITOR OF THE STAR. (Article), The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), Tuesday 3 December 1878 [Issue No.289] page 4 2017-03-06 21:42 SIR, —I observe Mr Woods, proposes, to connect
traffic bya direct line to Melbodrne from Ballarat,
which, sooner ; or later, must be made, and if the coat
of; the line from Daylesford to , Carlsruhe 'could 'be
diverted to this end, the-capital so employed;would 1
be ; far more likely to pay, and importantdnterestaicon
served.'-Excuse my drawing attention to this,iand
SIR, —I observe Mr Woods proposes to connect
traffic by a direct line to Melbodrne from Ballarat,
which, sooner or later, must be made, and if the coat
of the line from Daylesford to Carlsruhe could be
diverted to this end, the capital so employed would
be far more likely to pay, and important interests con
served. Excuse my drawing attention to this, and
CRESWICK. RAILWAY PASSENGER ILL. (Article), The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), Saturday 6 May 1911 [Issue No.17138] page 1 2017-03-06 19:45 Rald Hills by the 5.10 p.m. Daylesford
plied with a glass of water at [?]
sun'cii6n“'and’at S(3ty'(tha-fu&fiph'life
fore her destination) she ha<OA-leave
thio; trauu J ';
was not regarded' as se'rious.
Bald Hills by the 5.10 p.m. Daylesford
plied with a glass of water at Waubra
Junction and at Sulky (the station be
fore her destination) she had to leave
the train. Her condition, however
was not regarded as serious.
A SPLENDID RAILWAY ACHIEVEMENT ELEVEN MILES IN TWO HOLES THE DELIGHTS OF A TRIP TO CRESWICK. (Article), The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), Monday 28 September 1903 [Issue No.14791] page 6 2017-03-06 19:07 ELEVEN MILES IN TWO HOLES
avail themselves a* the earliest possible
of travelling along a main' drive at the
rate of from 10 to 15 miles par hour in
Berry-Consols Extended.-mine, on Satur
day, Ballarat and Melbourne share*,
hoidersj together with a number of lead
press, and other persons of less impbrt
anoa, anticipated with feelings of delight
tu Ballarat. And the anticipations were
wick station for some liittle time, passen
the region of BTO-omfield. Then, there was
the ■angina had to draw, and the trip to-
able_puffi.ng th.a station slowly faded from
in for a . lengthy stay in the carriages.
The train toiled along untiL the Bald Bills
elation was reached, when there was an
dows, of carriages ware .thrown open', 1 "but
fn reply to anxious, enquiries passengers
were.assured "that it was all right: r .the
residents of Ballarat were concerned; it
might have bean "all right," but .having
regard to the fact that there wore several
people, on board who desired- to return to
Melbourne that night, it was: -no
matter for surprise that there .were
•were got ofi at the expense of the.rail
way department would fill a book,"-hut
first class passengers-were concerned they
were certainly better off than the unfo--
tunates in the second class cars, ; which
were absolutely devoid of- light. " 'After
at-last reached, and the train rolled slow
marvellously quick tune of about two
hours. " In. the'mean time'.the Melbourne
train' was kept waiting at the Ballarat
instead of ton minutes past' seven o’clock.
There would appear' to be something
radically" wrong with the , Maryborough
and Daylesforxl system^-as the train re
lately. Furthermore the early mom
| ihg -train leaving Ballarat, for Creswick,
[ and Daylesford shortly after 8 o’clock,
- had'to bo cut up on Saturday morning,
and a leading Ballarat investor had lo
walk from Cobblers’ Gully.to Creswick lm
order 1 to be in time for a meeting. ; It is
stated that the fault lies with _ the en
gines, employed on- the- line,- which, per
haps, ini times of pressure might he -used
else.- It is also claimed that the men
tin the -.line have too much to do in the
timb alloted. In any case these delays
are -extremely • irritating, to passengers,
and the matter is certainly one- for
sponsible authorities;
ELEVEN MILES IN TWO HOURS!
avail themselves at the earliest possible
of travelling along a main drive at the
rate of from 10 to 15 miles per hour in
Berry-Consols Extended mine, on Satur
day, Ballarat and Melbourne share
holders, together with a number of lead
press, and other persons of less import
ance, anticipated with feelings of delight
to Ballarat. And the anticipations were
wick station for some little time, passen
the region of Broomfield. Then, there was
the engine had to draw, and the trip to-
able puffing the station slowly faded from
in for a lengthy stay in the carriages.
The train toiled along until the Bald Hills
station was reached, when there was an
dows, of carriages were thrown open, but
in reply to anxious enquiries passengers
were assured "that it was all right: the
residents of Ballarat were concerned, it
might have bean "all right," but having
regard to the fact that there were several
people on board who desired to return to
Melbourne that night, it was no
matter for surprise that there were
were got off at the expense of the rail
way department would fill a book,but
first class passengers were concerned they
were certainly better off than the unfor-
tunates in the second class cars, which
were absolutely devoid of light. After
at last reached, and the train rolled slow
marvellously quick time of about two
hours. In the mean time the Melbourne
train was kept waiting at the Ballarat
instead of ten minutes past seven o’clock.
There would appear to be something
radically wrong with the Maryborough
and Daylesford system, as the train re
lately. Furthermore the early morn
ing train leaving Ballarat for Creswick
and Daylesford shortly after 8 o’clock,
had to be cut up on Saturday morning,
and a leading Ballarat investor had to
walk from Cobblers’ Gully to Creswick in
order to be in time for a meeting. It is
stated that the fault lies with the en
gines, employed on the line, which, per
haps, in times of pressure might be used
else. It is also claimed that the men
tin the line have too much to do in the
time alloted. In any case these delays
are extremely irritating to passengers,
and the matter is certainly one for
sponsible authorities.
OPENING OF EAST CAMBER WELL RAILWAY STATION. DEEPDENE TO ASHBURTON. (Article), The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954), Tuesday 15 May 1900 [Issue No.14,100] page 6 2017-03-03 14:12 WELL RAILWAY STATION;.
DEEPDENE TO ASHBURl'ON.
froin .East Cninberwell to Deepdene. The
train which .used; to .run from Ashburton to
Caiuberwell, now runs direct to Deepdene.
bringing them into tlie new station, which
wns opened yesterday! The work
is 111 the midst ' of a growing
neighborhood, and should ho well pat
ronised by residents in the. vicinity. . The
are the same ns from Camherwell, whilst the
first class fares are increased Id. The
1/ and the first class 2/G.
WELL RAILWAY STATION.
DEEPDENE TO ASHBURTON.
from East Camberwell to Deepdene. The
train which used to run from Ashburton to
Camberwell, now runs direct to Deepdene.
bringing them into the new station, which
was opened yesterday. The work
is in the midst of a growing
neighborhood, and should be well pat
ronised by residents in the vicinity. The
are the same as from Camberwell, whilst the
first class fares are increased 1d. The
1/ and the first class 2/6.

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