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  1. The Argus. PUBLISHED DAILY. | MONDAY, JANUARY, 1890.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 6 January 1890 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The large public and private borrowings of Victoria in the United Kingdom for the last three or four years have occasioned a more lively interest to ... 9220 words
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  2. LATEST INTELLIGENCE. (TELEGRAM FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) MELBOURNE, Monday night.
    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Tuesday 7 January 1890 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A clerk in the National Bank, named Eustace Webb, middle-aged, married, but with his family in England, shot himself in the abdomen at his hoarding-h ... 368 words
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  3. THE FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT. MAGISTERIAL INQUIRY. SOME EXTRAORDINARY EVIDENCE. THE VERDICT DEFERRED
    Hamilton Spectator (Vic. : 1870 - 1918) Thursday 16 January 1890 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the Court house, Branxholme, yesterday, Mr. W. Howarth, J.P., resumed the magisterial inquiry into the circumstances attending the death of Jane W ... 6198 words
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  4. MELBOURNE. Saturday
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Monday 23 February 1891 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The North Melbourne engine sheds were this morning the scene of a most disastrous accident which fortunately was unattended with loss of life It appe ... 554 words
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  5. SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 1891.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 7 March 1891 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The debate in the Federal Convention still turns upon the important question of state rights raised by the Parkes resolutions. The references to 9420 words
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  6. MR. G. A. GIBBS.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 29 July 1891 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr. George A. Gibbs, who was yesterday elected secretary of the Metropolitan Board of Works at a salary of L1,000 a year, is a native of Bendigo, a s ... 1247 words
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  7. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER (PUBLISHED DAILY.) PROGRESSION, OUR RIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. | BENDIGO, TUESDAY, OCT. 13, 1891 THE LOCUST PLAGUE.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 13 October 1891 p 2 Article
    Abstract: From time to time during the past month ominous statements have been made of the re-appearance of the locusts in various parts of Victoria and in Riv ... 5292 words
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  8. BENDIGO ENGINEDRIVERS' ASSOCIATION.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 22 March 1892 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The usual weekly meeting of the above association was held on Saturday evening. The president, Mr. J. Long occupied the chair, and there were about 1 ... 521 words
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  9. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER (PUBLISHED DAILY) PROGRESSION, OUR RIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. | BENDIOO, MONDAY, JUNE 18, 1892. THE UNEMPLOYED.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 13 June 1892 p 2 Article
    Abstract: WITH the advent-of winter the distress in Melbourne is becoming excessively keen, and the Government is brought face to face with the unemployed diff ... 4830 words
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  10. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER (PUBLISHED DAILY) PROGRESSION, OUR RIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. | BENDIGO, WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 1892. CULTIVATING THE WASTE LANDS.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 20 July 1892 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ON every goldfield there are gullies and flats which were riddled and burrowed by the diggers in the early days, who carried off the cream of the all ... 4197 words
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  11. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER (PUBLISHED DAILY) PROGRESSION, OUR RIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. BENDIGO, THURSDAY, FEB. 2, 1893.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 2 February 1893 p 2 Article
    Abstract: TREASURY BONDS. —An important development took place yesterday in connection with the unallotted treasury bonds. In response to the announcement that ... 2981 words
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  12. MELBOURNE. Thursday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Friday 24 March 1893 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Government have in view a radical alteration of the Labor Bureau, which up to the present has not been a success. One of the principal objections ... 1256 words
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  13. THIS RAILWAY INQUIRY BOARD. CONCLUSION OF MR ALLISON SMITH'S EXAMINATION. FINAL EVIDENCE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 25 April 1893 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The board appointed to hold an investigation into the working of the locomotive branch of the Railway department in connection with the administratio ... 1913 words
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  14. IMPORTANT LIBEL ACTION. SPEIGHT V. SYME THE LOCOMOTIVE BRANCH. THE Q.R. TRUCKS. THE E. B. SEWELL INQUIRY BOARD. THIRTY-EIGHTH DAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 15 August 1893 p 7 Article
    Abstract: In the First Civil Court yesterday, before Mr. Justice Hodges and a special jury, the hearing was resumed in the action brought by Mr. Richard Speigh ... 3153 words
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  15. DINNER TO MR. T. HULSE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 20 November 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At the North Melbourne Town-hall on Saturday night a complimentary banquet was given to Mr. T. Hulse, locomotive foreman, on the occasion of his reti ... 304 words
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  16. ALARMING RAILWAY ACCIDENT. EXPLOSION OF A LOCOMOTIVE BOILER AT RINGWOOD. REMARKABLE ESCAPE OF DRIVER AND FIREMAN.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 22 January 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday evening last, a few minutes after the 7.50 train from Healesville had reached Ringwood station, a terrific explosion occurred which shook ... 999 words
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  17. THE RECENT LOCOMOTIVE EXPLOSION. INQUIRY BY THE BOARD OF EXPERTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 1 February 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry into the circumstances attending the locomotive boiler explosion which took place at Ringwood on the 20th ult. was resumed at the railway ... 624 words
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  18. SHOCKING RAILWAY ACCIDENT A LINE REPAIRER KILLED INSTAN TANEOUSLY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 30 July 1894 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday afternoon a dreadful railway accident happened on the Kerang and Sw[?] Hill railway, by which a line repairer [?] William Robson met with ... 377 words
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  19. CHRONICLE FOR 1894. JANUARY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 29 December 1894 p 3 Article
    Abstract: 1st—Yearly mining statement published in the BENDIGO ADVERTISER. It showed that the amount of gold raised on the Bendigo field for the year 1893, was ... 4539 words
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  20. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER. (PUBLISHED DAILY) PROGEESSION, OUR EIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. | BENDIGO, THURSDAY, JAN. 24, 1895. | THE EXPORT OF FRUIT.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 24 January 1895 p 2 Article
    Abstract: VICTORIA has proved its ability to produce wool, wheat, butter, beef, mutton, leather, poultry, eggs, wine, etc., of the finest quality for export, b ... 4646 words
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  21. ALARMING RAILWAY ACCIDENT. A CATASTROPHE NARROWLY AVOIDED. SAVED BY THE WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE. DERAILMENT OF A PASSENGER TRAIN. NO SERIOUS INJURIES TO PASSENGERS. (BY OUR SPECIAL REPO...
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 27 February 1895 p 5 Article
    Abstract: An alarming railway accident occurred on the main Gippsland line this morning, and perilously approached to a most serious disaster. The train to whi ... 3043 words
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  22. ALARMING RAILWAY ACCIDENT. A CATASTROPHE NARROWLY AVOIDED.
    Bairnsdale Advertiser and Tambo and Omeo Chronicle (Vic. : 1882 - 1918) Thursday 28 February 1895 p 2 Article
    Abstract: An alarming railway accident occurred on the main Gippsland line last Tuesday morning, and perilously approached to a most serious disaster. The trai ... 1084 words
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  23. ALARMING RAILWAY ACCIDENT. ON THE GIPPSLAND LINE.
    The Maffra Spectator (Vic. : 1882 - 1920) Thursday 28 February 1895 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An alarming railway accident occurred the main Gippsland line on Tuesday morning, and perilously approached to, almost serious disaster. 621 words
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  24. ALARMING RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 2 March 1895 p 33 Article
    Abstract: The morning train from Prince'a-bridge to Sale and Bairnsdale ran off the rails on Tuesday at Jefferson's Biding, between Tynong and Bunyip (48 miles ... 849 words
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  25. DERAILMENT OF A POWDER TRAIN. LINES BLOCKED FOR SEVERAL HOURS. CASTLEMAINE, FRIDAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 July 1895 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A narrow escape from a terrible calamity occurred this morning at about half-past 9 o'clock by the derailment of a tank engine (No. 252), and a truck ... 452 words
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  26. LORD BRASSEY AT KORUMBURRA. COAL AND CATTLE. A LIVELY RAILWAY RIDE. (BY OUR SPECIAL REPORTER.)
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 27 February 1896 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Everything was ready for the special train to start for Ko[?]umburra yesterday morning at 9.45 a.m. from Prince's-bridge station. His Excellency the ... 2183 words
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  27. FOOTSCRAY POLICE COURT Monday, 20th April. (Before Messrs W. Mitchell, chairman, J. W. Fraser, G. S. Mullenger and J, McPhee, J'sP.) ALLEGED LARCENY.
    Independent (Footscray, Vic. : 1883 - 1922) Saturday 25 April 1896 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Alfred Briggs was charged on the complaint of Emma Moeller, his mother-in-law, with stealing a boy's knicker suit and a colored table cloth, valued a ... 1165 words
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  28. TOWN TALK.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 13 April 1897 p 2 Article
    Abstract: An accident happened yesterday afternoon to the Hon. S. Austin, M.L.C., mayor of Geelong. He was about entering a hansom cab to drive to his residenc ... 2905 words
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  29. SERIOUS SHOOTING ACCIDENT RAILWAY STOREMAN INJURED. BENALLA, Saturday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Monday 25 April 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: William Headland, for years an enginedriver on the North-Eastern line, but now employed as a storeman at the local railway station, met with a seriou ... 136 words
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    Wm Headland - engdrvr

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  30. THEFT FROM THE RAILWAYS. DRIVER COMMITTED FOR TRIAL.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Wednesday 21 October 1908 p 5 Article
    Abstract: John Benjamin, a locomotive engine driver in the employ of the Victorian Railway Commissioners, appeared on the criminal side of the Melbourne City 329 words
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    NML Drvr Jno Benjamin - charged theft - Abel - Chief Loco Foreman

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  31. DEVASTATING FLOODS. WESTERN RIVERS OVERFLOW BANKS. ENORMOUS AREAS UNDER WATER. BURSTING OF THE LAANCOORIE WEIR. HOUSEHOLDERS RESCUED FROM ROOF-TOPS. THRILLING RAILWAY ACCIDENT. DEA...
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 21 August 1909 p 17 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Spring has been ushered in with deluge over a great part of Victoria. The rain has fallen everywhere, but in the south-west and cenrte of the State h ... 23374 words
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    2017-10-20 12:18:56.0

    Drvr Wright & Frmn Mc Irnie

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