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    Kings Meadows Rivulet and Punchbowl Reserve, Launceston, Tasmania

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  1. Advertising
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Thursday 16 October 1834 p 4 Advertising
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    1834: Robert Hay Marr, Harrow [hotel], Kings Meadows

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  2. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 30 September 1843 p 3 Advertising
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    1843: Mr J C Underwood, as agent for 6 Allotments containing five acres eacli, situated at the King's Meadows on the left hind side or the Perth Road. and just below ' The Sii fieorEe Arthur Inn.'The whole of these allotments have the advantage of a stream of water running through them. Part of each in cultivation, and are well calculated for persons in business wishing to have a pleasant retirement near town.Terms 15 percent, deposit on the time of sale; 20 per cent, at 6 months, and the remainder may remain from 1 to 2 years, at 10 per cent, interest* at the option of the purchaser.

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    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 28 October 1843 p 3 Advertising
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    1843: Valuable Allotments of Land incl. Six Alllotments, of 5 acres each, at the King's Meadows, with a stream of water through each allotment, and a frontage on the main road leading from Launceston to Hobart Town. Launceston, Oct.21.

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    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Saturday 9 September 1848 p 7 Advertising
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    1848: a small portion of land (60 acres) to rent at KM. Apply to Mr McAllan, Brisbane Street or Adye Douglas, solicitor, St John Street.

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  5. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 22 July 1854 p 4 Advertising
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    1854: "Kings Meadows". This estate not have been sold by public auction, the undersigned is prepared to treat privately for the several lots as already advertised, of for the whole property. CJ Weedon, Auctioneer, 19the July [pub.22 July]

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  6. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 15 July 1854 p 5 Advertising
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    1854: Kings Meadows Estate

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  7. Advertising
    The People's Advocate or True Friend of Tasmania (Launceston, Tas. : 1855 - 1856) Monday 15 December 1856 p 4 Advertising
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    1856: Innocent & Son, brickmakers, Sand Hill

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    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 17 December 1859 p 7 Advertising
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    1859: William Brown renting his 34 acre farm at KM; good description of developed farmstead.

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  9. Devil's Punch Bowl, Tasmania
    Calvert, Samuel, 1828-1913
    [ Art work : 1864 ]
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    Devil's Punch Bowl, Tasmania
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    By Calvert, after sketch by Fenton

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  10. THE TASMANIAN CARNIVAL. LAUNCESTON, 7th February.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 12 February 1872 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I should not have closed my last letter without having made reference to the flower show, which was hold on Tuesday evening, and which may, perhaps, ... 4242 words
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    1872: one of the popular sights for visitors

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  11. ARTEMUS WARD IN LAUNCESTON. No 4.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Friday 25 January 1867 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I left orf tellin a that I adjust purchased a tite at tite boots, a lose pare of given, an I glas that I kodnt 10 yards orf with, & a lie foppish sti ... 1266 words
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    1867

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  12. DEATH OF A MAN AT THE PUNCH-BOWL.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 8 June 1875 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Yesterday morning an inquest was held at the Hospital, before Thos. Mason, Esq., Coroner, and a jury of seven, to inquire into the cause of death of 2015 words
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    1875

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  13. JUNCTION OF THE SOUTH ESK AND TAMAR RIVERS, LAUNCESTON.
    Illustrated Australian News (Melbourne, Vic. : 1876 - 1889) Monday 4 September 1876 p 139 Article
    Abstract: Every one who has made the tour of Tasmania will at once recognise the view here given of the River Tamar at its junction with the South Esk, Launces ... 264 words
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    1876 tourists

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  14. JUNCTION OF THE SOUTH ESK AND TAMAR RIVERS, LAUNCESTON.
    Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist and Grazier (NSW : 1872 - 1881) Saturday 19 August 1876 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: EVERY one who has made the tour of Tasmania will at once recognise the view here given of the River Tamar at its junction with the South Esk, Launces ... 274 words
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    1876; illustrated, but not of Punch Bowl

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  15. A ramble in Launceston / by New Chum
    New Chum, active 1878-1879
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    Grand tour, picturesque...Corra Linn and Devil's Punch Bowl, 1879

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  16. LAUNCESTON EXAMINER. [PUBLISHED DAILY.] TUESDAY, MAY 10, 1881.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 10 May 1881 p 2 Article
    Abstract: IT is a drawback from the satisfaction which telegraphic promptness of intelligence confers that the reflections suggested in the best informed centr ... 3658 words
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    1881 Edward Conningsby, lessee of the "Punch Bowl".

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  17. LAUNCESTON.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Saturday 1 March 1890 p 2 Article
    Abstract: "W.H." who was one of the players of the South Melbourne Bowling team which recently visited Tasmania, in the South Melbourne Citizen of the l5th ins ... 820 words
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    1890

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  18. Emigration to Tasmania / by a recent settler
    Recent settler
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    1879 guide

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  19. RAMBLES ROUND LAUNCESTON.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 28 June 1881 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I observe that in these latter days there are a great many writers upon current topics, such as mining, politics, hospitals, cruelty to animals, and ... 1237 words
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    1881

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  21. Launceston.
    The Colonist (Launceston, Tas. : 1888 - 1891) Saturday 1 March 1890 p 8 Article
    Abstract: "W.H," who was one of the players of the South Melbourne Bowling team which recently visited Tasmania, in the South Melbourne Citizen of the 15th ins ... 829 words
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    1890

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  22. Northern Tasmania, a handy guide / compiled and issued by the Northern Tasmanian Tourists' Association
    Northern Tasmania Tourist Association
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    Northern Tasmania, a handy guide / compiled and issued by the Northern Tasmanian Tourists' Association
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    Note difference in text for Punch Bowl; 1899-1901 edns re the Golf Club.

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  23. The City Park Zoo THE PUNCH BOWL SUGGESTION. OPINIONS OF SUPERINTENDENT.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 23 May 1924 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Early in 1913 the City Council decided that the number of animals in the Zoo at the City Park should be allowed to die out, and that more attention s ... 86 words
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    1924 zoo

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  24. The City Park Zoo THE PUNCH BOWL SUGGESTION. OPINIONS OF SUPERINTENDENT.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 23 May 1924 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Early in 1913 the City Council decided that the number of animals in the Zoo at the City Park should be allowed to die out, and that more attention s ... 87 words
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    1924 zoo

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  25. A LUNG OF THE CITY PUNCH BOWL RESERVE ACTIVITIES OF SUBURBANITES
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 16 December 1924 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Devil's Puncli Bowl. To get to Punch Bowl take Sandi[?]ll tram to terminus, and thence a walk of a little under half a mile will brink you 863 words
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    1924 Excellent description; South Launceston Progress Association

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  26. Launceston Should Have a Zoo Why Not Utilise the Punch Bowl? A Grant of £500 Wanted
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Thursday 21 August 1924 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Ask the average child in a big city where he or she would prefer to spend a half holiday and in ninety cases out of a hundred the reply will 1266 words
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    1925

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  27. Huddart, Parker & Co.'s guide to Tasmania / by Garnet Walch
    Walch, Garnet, 1843-1913
    [ Book : 1890 ]
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    1890 guide

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  28. LAUNCESTON ART GALLERY AND MUSEUM. [By ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] LAUNCESTON, WEDNESDAY.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 30 April 1891 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The opening of the new Art Gallery and Museum to-day marks a new era in the history of Launceston [?] and of [?] progress in the arts and sciences. I ... 4075 words
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    Mr A Webb's painting of the Devil's Punch Bowl. L'ton AG & Mus, 1891

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  29. EARLY LAUNCESTON HISTORY AN INTERESTING LECTURE.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Saturday 6 February 1897 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. E. Whitfeld, P.M., during the course of the farewell, social ,to Canon Kelly, held at St. Jhon's Mission. House last evening delivered a short bu ... 3294 words
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    1897; an early anecdote re St Johns and the Punch Bowl -- all bush!

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  30. STOCK AND SHARE MARKETS. LAUNCESTON, January 13.
    The North West Post (Formby, Tas. : 1887 - 1916) Saturday 14 January 1899 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The only sale on Change to-day was Lyell Reserve at 2s 10d. HOBART, January 13. The only sale on Change to-day was 358 words
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    Devil's Punch Bowl joke ... 1899

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  31. LAUNCESTON PARKS Their Early History Changes with the Years
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 17 December 1929 p 13 Article
    Abstract: At the Fifty Thousand League luncheon held at the Virginia yesterday, the curator of reserves (Mr. W. McGowan) addressed members on the 2410 words
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    1929: purchased by council '20 years ago' from Lawrence's estate.

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  32. Launceston Examiner PUBLISHED DAILY. TUESDAY, MAY 17, 1887.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 17 May 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THERE appears to be a general con- census of opinion that the Imperial Conference; held at London in April last, has been mutually beneficial to the 4049 words
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    1887: hoax at the Punch Bowl!

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  33. Launceston Examiner PUBLISHED DAILY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER, 17, 1886.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Friday 17 September 1886 p 2 Article
    Abstract: IT would appear as if the instigators of the revolution in Bulgaria, and the instruments of their intrigues, had alike reckoned without their host. T ... 4899 words
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    1886: Picturesque Tasmania musical evening reference

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  34. NEW HOUSES GO UP
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 27 July 1948 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: NEW HOMES going up in Fawkner Park will help to relieve Launceston's housing shortage. In the 47 words
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    1948: Rivulet culverts at Fawkner & Guy Streets

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  35. Launceston Examiner PUBLISHED DAILY. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 1892.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Wednesday 21 September 1892 p 2 Article
    Abstract: IT is an open secret that the Launceston Marine Board are much exercised on the question of finance. The old days of the state acting the milch 1959 words
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    1892; ref only

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  36. Original Sketch. CLIPPINGS FROM THE DIARY OF A TRIP TO TASMANIA. No. III. LAUNCESTON.
    Southern Argus (Port Elliot, SA : 1866 - 1954) Thursday 10 May 1888 p 3 Article
    Abstract: [Last week we inadvertently brought the "clippings" to a temporary close in the middle of our contributor's reference to the Devil's Punchbow]. To re ... 1260 words
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    1888: full description

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  37. THE DEVIL'S PUNCHBOWL POPULAR CITY RECREATION RESORT. WHAT PROGRESSIVE CITIZENS ARE DOING.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Monday 2 February 1925 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The South Launceston Progress Association came into existence some time ago, an association formed of progressive citizens in that part of 1797 words
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    1925; and Pr.ogr. Assoc

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  38. The Tasmanian SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 1879. APPOINTMENT OF HEALTH OFFICER.
    The Tasmanian (Launceston, Tas. : 1871 - 1879) Saturday 8 March 1879 p 8 Article
    Abstract: THE Municipal Council, have agreed, rather hastily we think, to appoint a health officer for Launceston. The salary of this officer will take another 1200 words
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    1878; and Launceston's [ongoing] sewerage problem...

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  39. The Garden. OPERATIONS FOR THE WEEK. FRUIT GARDEN.
    Weekly Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1872 - 1878) Saturday 23 March 1872 p 10 Article
    Abstract: There is nothing to add to the directions given lately. KITCHEN GARDEN. The later light showers have just been 391 words
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    1872; burglars' hiding place.

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  40. SAD CASE
    The Tasmanian (Launceston, Tas. : 1881 - 1895) Saturday 28 December 1889 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A tragic incident was brought to light on Sunday. It appears that a man named William Horseley was out rabbiting at about two o'clock, when he came a ... 857 words
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    1889; suicide on track to the Punch Bowl.

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  41. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: BUSES TALBOT-ROAD FORESTRY THE TAMAR TO CORRESPONDENTS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 11 May 1937 p 11 Article
    Abstract: S.L.: You should make your complaint to the authorities. The other letter is too dangerous for publication.—Editor. 3165 words
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    1934; and the problem of the Launceston-St Leonards boundary.

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  42. OUR TRAMWAYS A CIRCUIT OF THE CITY. A PICTURESQUE ROUTE.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 29 December 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Now the citizens have decided to have an installation of trams for the city, it is well to carefully study out the routes, and secure, as far as poss ... 1732 words
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    1909; in relation to Lawrence Vale

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  43. THE GIANT OF THE ROCKS.
    Alexandra and Yea Standard, Gobur, Thornton and Acheron Express (Vic. : 1877 - 1908) Friday 4 June 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Alas! alas! my brother! Never more Shall I behold the sea without the thought That then art sleeping peacefully beneath its waves." 852 words
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    1886; poem by EG Wollaston, 'The giant of the rocks', apparently inspired by a 'mysterious and lonely man' who lives somewhere in the rocks around the Punch Bowl. [a hermit?]

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  44. CURRENT TOPICS.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 11 May 1893 p 4 Article
    Abstract: FROM Mr C. J. W. South, general secretary of the Central Flood Relief Fund of Queensland, the Mayor yesterday received an acknowledgement of the last 2272 words
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    1893; Gladstone Eyre's images of the Punch Bowl.

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  45. The Cornwall Chronicle, WITH WHICH IS [?] THE LAUNCESTON TIMES MONDAY, MARCH 18, 1872.
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Monday 18 March 1872 p 2 Article
    Abstract: IN an able letter published in Friday's issue of the Chronicle our Hobart Town correspondent discourses on the subject of "Annexation" or " Union" wi ... 5195 words
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    1872 burglars

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  46. The Cornwall Chronicle WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED THE LAUNCESTON TIMES. FRIDAY, APRIL 13TH, 1877.
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Friday 13 April 1877 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE marked improvement in the affairs of the colony to which we have so frequently referred for some months past, not only continues but is steadily ... 2978 words
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    1877: bull in Punch Bowl (and the CBD)

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  47. THE DAYS OF OUR YOUTH. EARLY LAUNCESTON. SOME NOTES OF THE LONG AGO. THE EARLY CHURCHES.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 17 March 1906 p 9 Article
    Abstract: St. John's Church is closely identified with the island's earliest years. Could its old walls speak every brick almost would add something to the his ... 1871 words
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  48. LAUNCESTON'S LUNGS EARLY HISTORY OF RESERVES. MR. McGOWAN ADDRESSES ROTARIANS.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Thursday 24 September 1925 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. W. McGowan, Superintendent of the Launceston reserves, greatly interested Launceston Rotarians at their weekly luncheon yesterday, 2280 words
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  49. BOARD OF ASSIGNMENT. August 21, 1839.
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 14 September 1839 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The following Assignments have been directed by the Board :— Rev. H. Dowling, King's Meadows; M. C. Friend, George Town; G. Sparrow, 175 words
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    1839: KM ref [Rev H Dowling]

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  50. FROM THE HOBART TOWN GAZETTE. Friday, June 24,1836.
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Thursday 30 June 1836 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SURVEY OFFICE, June 16, 1836.—Notice is hereby given, that all applications for licenses to cut timber, burn lime, &c., on crown lands, must be made ... 1030 words
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    1836: KM ref [R H Marr or Mair, Kings Meadows

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  51. FROM THE HOBART TOWN GAZETTE Friday, September 30, 1836. COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE, Sept. 20
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Thursday 6 October 1836 p 4 Article
    Abstract: 1836.—the following alterations have taken place in the Police of the Territory :—Appointments.—To be a Constable of the Island of Van Diemen's Land ... 880 words
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    1836: KM ref [R Hitchcock, Kings Meadows]

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  52. ANNUAL MEETING OF JUSTICES.
    The Independent (Launceston, Tas. : 1831 - 1835) Saturday 6 September 1834 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At an early hour on Monday last, the Justices assembled at the Court Mouse, for the purpose of taking into consideration application to Retail Wines, 461 words
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    1834: hotel KM: Robert May, ??Man and Harrows??

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  53. FROM THE HOBART TOWN GAZETTE. Friday, May 20, 1836.
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Thursday 26 May 1836 p 4 Article
    Abstract: COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE, 20th May, 1836-Notice is hereby given that the following claims for grants will be ready for examination by the Commissioners ... 1325 words
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    1836: Assignment, H Dowling Senr, KM

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  54. FROM THE HOBART TOWN GAZETTE. Friday, October 13, 1837. COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE. Oct. 10.
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Thursday 19 October 1837 p 4 Article
    Abstract: 1837.—The Lieutenant-Governor has directed the publication of the numerical return of the free inhabitants of the colony which has been obtained in c ... 1279 words
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    1937 Robert Hay Marr, Harrow, Kings Meadows [hotel license]

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  55. Album of Launceston views
    Beattie, J. W. (John Watt), 1859-1930
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    Beattie Album;1 x Punchbowl, Penquite, image; 1880-89

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    1955; possibly 4 Morshead Street, Punchbowl [CHECK] Good pic on LINC

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    Punchlines; periodical of Punchbowl Primary Schoo

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  58. Home improvement & leisure/pleasure exhibition Specials in Tassie in the spring
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 26 October 1990 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: TASMANIA'S major accommodation group, Innkeepers/TasVillas, is offering special Spring Packages 512 words
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    1990: Rhodo gardens

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  59. OF INTEREST TO WOMEN LAUNCESTON—A CITY OF FLOWERS Beauty of Public and Private Gardens
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 27 March 1941 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Although, perhaps, without her suburban private gardens and also suburban public gardens or embankments, Launceston could not truly be called a "City ... 865 words
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    1941: City of Flowers ref 'the Punch Bowl'

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  60. CITY'S RESERVES "Best in Commonwealth." SUPREINTENDENT'S REPORT.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 31 March 1925 p 4 Article
    Abstract: "I would like to point out that Launceston is credited with having more equally distributed open spaces, and better kept parks than any other city In 727 words
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    1925: road through from Norwood to the Sandhill

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  61. L'ton Schools Plan For Trees
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 29 July 1953 p 7 Article
    Abstract: CONSERVATION Day will be celebrated at all primary State schools in Launceston on Friday, when trees and shrubs will be planted in school grounds. 352 words
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    1953: Punch Bowl Road school plant a hedge for Conservation Day [almost every planting in the list is of ornamentals, including a shrubbery of cotoneaster at W LTN!!!]

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  62. TASMANIAN EXHIBITION NOTES. NO, XIV. THE FINE ARTS. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.]
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 7 March 1892 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr. R. W. Macbeth, A.R A., sends a picture of "Sheep shearing in the Old Country," that is totally different, in surroundings to what we colonials ar ... 3812 words
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    1892: brickmaking @ Tasmanian Exhibition: Messrs S Cosgrave Bros, Punch Bowl - Hand made bricks, Hon. Mention. Also listed bricks from Sandhill, Glen Dhu and Latrobe.

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  63. Advertising
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 7 December 1923 p 1 Advertising
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    1923: tender for constructing road at the Punch Bowl Estate, from Punch Bowl Road/ Hobart Road intersection to land belonging to Dr Ramsay.

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  64. Advertising
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Wednesday 12 November 1924 p 1 Advertising
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    1924: land for sale Punch Bowl Estate

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    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 29 August 1939 p 1 Advertising
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    1939: allotments Pyenna Avenue, Punch Bowl Road, Normanstone Road, Kings Meadows. 'Within two mins of tram stop'.

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  66. Advertising
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 3 July 1939 p 1 Advertising
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    1939: Sandhill Route trams

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  67. Advertising
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 2 July 1940 p 3 Advertising
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    1940: Kimberley's property, running from Amy Road, Penquite, to Punch Bowl Road.

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  68. Advertising
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 16 July 1938 p 2 Advertising
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    1938: Hobart Road Sandhill nearly opp. Punch Bowl Road stop

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  69. THE PUNCH BOWL
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Friday 18 August 1905 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ALDERMAN SADLER's proposal that the City Council should purchase the Punch Bowl is commendable from so many points of view that it 365 words
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    1905, August: the Punch Bowl for sale and being considered by Launceston City Council

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  70. THE PUNCH BOWL BUSH. (To the Editor.)
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 18 July 1906 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—It was with great pleasure that I read in to-day's issue of your journal of the contemplated action of the city council regarding the purchase o ... 301 words
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    1906, July: re purchase of the Punch Bowl Bush. Reference to area known as First Bush. Also wild life, effect of tree destruction. Letter to Editor.

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  71. PUNCH BOWL. (To the Editor.)
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 17 August 1905 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I read with interest the letter under 'he above heading which appeared in your issue of Tuesday Inst. I know the locality well, leaving a pent m ... 241 words
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    1905; Punch Bowl and Golf Club. Letter to Editor

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  72. CORRESPONDENCE THE PUNCH BOWL. (To the Editor.)
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 22 June 1905 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—As a late arrival here, and having viewed your beaut[?]ul city and surroundings from all points, notably your fine Gorge and the Punch Bowl, I c ... 416 words
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    1905, June: Punch Bowl and Golf Club, letter to Editor

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  73. THE PUNCH BOWL. (To the Editor.)
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 15 August 1905 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I have read with much interest the letter signed "Progress with Prudence" it your issue of to-day, and can not agree with the remarks therein. T ... 493 words
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    1905, August; Punch Bowl and golf tourism [golf club loc Kings Meadows]; letter to editor

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  74. PURCHASE OF THE PUNCH BOWL. (To the Editor.)
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 18 August 1905 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Six,—I am one of many citizens, like yourself, taking a lively interest in every enterprise that has for its aim an addition to the attractiveness of 665 words
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    1905, August; Punch Bowl purchase; letter to editor

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  75. THE PUNCH BOWL. A PROPOSAL TO PURCHASE. TOURISTS AND GOLF.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 13 January 1905 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A proposal that the city council should purchase the Punch Bowl has fallen through. for the present at any rate. A possibility, too, is that the coun ... 717 words
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    1905, January: sale of Punch Bowl to council might have fallen through ($$$); golf tourism and water to the KM course.

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  76. LAUNCESTON CITY COUNCIL PROPOSAL TO PURCHASE THE PUNCH BOWL AS A PUBLIC RESERVE. CLASSIFICATION SCHEME ADOPTED.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 17 July 1906 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The fortnightly meeting of the City Council was held at the Town Hall yesterday afternoon. Present: The Mayor (Alderman C. Russen), and 1226 words
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    1906, July: Proposal to purchase the Punch Bowl as a Public Reserve Classification Scheme adopted. Includes 60 acres around the Punch Bowl, Lawrence's Paddock, and reserves for roads from Hobart and Penquite Roads.

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  77. LAUNCESTON CITY COUNCIL THE ANNUAL SUPPLIES. ELECTRIC LIGHT DEPARTMENT.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 24 November 1903 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The fortnightly meeting of the City Council was held in the Council Chamber, Town Hall, yesterday. Present: The Mayor (Alderman D. Storrer), 1752 words
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    1903: Aldermen Sadler and Sutton on the advisability of acquiring Lawrence's paddock, 'which ran down from High Street to the Punch Bowl as a recreation ground for the people.'

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  78. TRAMS FOR LAUNCESTON. INTERVIEWS WITH ALDERMEN. THE MAYOR CAUTIOUS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 25 March 1905 p 7 Article
    Abstract: In continuation of the interviews with aldermen upon the important subject of trams for Launceston, commenced in our last issue, the Mayor (Alderman ... 1929 words
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    1905: Punch Bowl, golf, etc and the use of the tram system.

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  79. LAUNCESTON. YOUNG SHOPBREAKERS. (From Our Special Correspondent.) October 28.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 29 October 1907 p 5 Article
    Abstract: At the Police Court to-day, before Messrs. E. L. Hall, P.M., M. J. Hayes, F. R. Unsworth, and M. E. Robinson, Js.P., James Sullivan, 17, and John 747 words
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    1907, Oct: The committee of the whole City Council decided to recommend the Council to purchase the "Punch Bowl." in the neighbourhood of Carr Villa cemetery, for public recreation purposes.

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  80. ATTRACTING TOURISTS TO TASMANIA. NORTHERN ASSOCIATION'S ENDEAVORS. PREPARATIONS FOR COMING SEASON. LAUNCESTON, Thursday.
    Daily Post (Hobart, Tas. : 1908 - 1918) Friday 25 June 1909 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The committee of the Northern Tasmania Tourist Association is actively engaged In making preparations for reception and convenience of 267 words
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    1910: Council agrees to make 'several important alterations at the Punch Bowl, which will greatly add to its attractiveness...

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  81. OUR WEEKLY LAUNCESTON LETTER (From Our Own Correspondent.) THE PORT. January 24.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 25 January 1908 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Apropos of the jubilee of the Marine Board of Launceston, strolling along the wharves, and looking over the rivers that make up the harbour, many mus ... 1353 words
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    '1909: the Punch Bowl now held by the council; writer hopes that the land will no be allowed to lie with nothing done to it; that a group will take control of its development,as happened at the Gorge.

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  82. TOWN PLANNERS AROUSED BY BLOCKED STREETS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 12 June 1936 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The development of Launceston's suburbs and the frequency with which dead-end streets occur in sub-divisions is causing concern to the council of 500 words
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    1936: extension of Douglas Street [Newstead] a logical link to Punchbowl Road ...incl.map

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  83. CITY COUNCIL HAS HELPED IN BORDER AREA PROGRESS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 29 February 1952 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: EARLIER ARTICLES and correspondence published in "The Examiner" would indicate that the views of the Launceston City Council and those of 982 words
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    1952: Launceston/ St Leonards council responsibilities - KM, Punch Bowl

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  84. THE NEW CITY AREA
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 30 June 1934 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: As from to-day, under the Greater Launceston Act, the city will be richer by the area to be taken over automatically from the St. Leonards Council. T ... 112 words
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    1932: extension to City Council area inc. PB

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  85. To-day's Big Cycling Event LAUNCESTON TO LATROBE AND BACK CREAM OF TASMANIAN RIDERS COMPETING Stamford, the Scratch Man, Favourite
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 21 September 1929 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: In 1972 the Launceston Cycling Club again revived this popular course after a lapse of seven years. The event this year was held form 1761 words
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    1929: Cycle race; ref to the Punch Bowl Hill

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  86. Launceston is Developing
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 1 January 1952 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: TYPICAL of the development in housing around Launceston is this subdivision at the Punch Bowl.—"The Examiner" Photo. 839 words
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    1952: housing developments in 'the Punch Bowl'. [looks like Blamey Road etc]

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  87. news of the hour PROGRESS ASSOCIATION.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Wednesday 10 June 1925 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The annual meeting of the Ladies' Committee of the South Launceston Progress Association was held in the Lawrence Vale Methodist 163 words
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    1925; Punch Bowl improvement scheme; Punch Bowl Fund; South Launceston Progress Association; Lawrence Vale Methodist School-room.

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  88. ROAD RULES AT SANDHILL JUNCTIONS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 24 September 1940 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: "The yellow lines on the road surface at the junction of Talbot and other roads with the main Hobart road are perplexing motorists," wrote 463 words
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    1940: Road rules for Six Ways, with map

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  89. THE KING'S BIRTHDAY HOLIDAY ARRANGEMENTS
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Saturday 11 November 1905 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The anniversary of the birth of his Majesty King Edward VII. is to be observed on Monday next, and there arc many attractions in the north for 144 words
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    1905: Lawrence Vale Sunday school picnic, Punch Bowl

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  90. PUNCH BOWL RESERVE SUCCESSFUL CARNIVAL. LAUNCESTON, March 7.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 8 March 1926 p 3 Article
    Abstract: For some time the South Launceston Progress Association has had in mind the idea of making the Punch Bowl-reserve at the top of the Sandhill into a n ... 268 words
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    1926: fundraiser carnival at Punch Bowl Reserve: SLProgAssoc

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  91. UNEMPLOYMENT. Relief Works List OVER £22,000 VOTED. PUNCH BOWL AND LAUNCESTON STREETS. HOBART, Wednesday.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 13 August 1925 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The Minister for Lands and Works (Mr. J. Belton) to-day made available some interesting information regarding the relief of unemployment. He 469 words
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    1925: relief for unemployment, Punch Bowl streets, Amy and Hobart Road.

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  92. FALL FROM BOLTING HORSE Young Woman Killed At Launceston Punch Bowl Fatality
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 15 August 1938 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Eleanor Joan Easther (23), of 87 Abbott St., Launceston, was injured fatally when she was thrown from a bolting horse while she was 186 words
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    1938: Opossum Road, 'near the Punch Bowl, Launceston'. Abbott Street woman killed in fall from horse.

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  93. PUNCH BOWL CREEK DANGEROUS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 30 December 1953 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A NOTICE pointing out the danger has been erected near a deep section of a creek running through the 82 words
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    1953: 'Punch Bowl creek dangerous'. Soil erosion making the creek dangerous; near drowning at Christmas.

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  94. IMPROVING THE PUNCH BOWL.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Saturday 17 January 1925 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The efforts of the South Launceston Improvement Association to wards improving the Punch Bowl Reserve are meeting with a fair 84 words
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    1925: SLProgAssoc: Mission Hall at the Sandhill terminus.

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  95. Move to Improve Punch Bowl
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 3 April 1946 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The South Launceston Progress Association last evening appointed a committee to examine the question of beautifying and improving 334 words
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    1946: condition of the Punch Bowl; need to beautify; signage; concert?

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  96. Improvements at Punch Bowl
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 5 September 1939 p 6 Article
    Abstract: As a result of representations made by Mr. E. D. Pinkard, the Launceston City Council will carry out a number of improvements at the 91 words
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    1939: Improvements to Punch Bowl Reserve. Trees in vicinity of creek bed to be felled and placed in creek, in order to provide a new sports area. Removal of noxious weeds.

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  97. DRAINAGE AT KING'S MEADOWS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 24 May 1949 p 3 Article
    Abstract: LAUNCESTON City Council last night approved the expenditure of more than £2000 for drainage and sewerage works at 183 words
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    1949: drainage at KM, incl. rivulet

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  98. Creek Work at Meadows
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 27 April 1948 p 3 Article
    Abstract: REFUTING a sugestion that the South Launceston sewerage scheme had been delayed by work at King's Meadows, the 135 words
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    1948: 'clearing and straightening the rivult, not piping it'.

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  99. NEED TO FILL OPEN DRAINS AT KING'S MEADOWS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 30 November 1949 p 8 Article
    Abstract: ALTHOUGH Aldermen of the Launceston City Council had inspected the open drains and the King's Meadows rivulet and had promised several improvements, ... 365 words
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    1949: drainage and rivulet

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  100. New Reserve For South Launceston
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 23 September 1950 p 5 Article
    Abstract: PLANS for a proposed playground at King's Meadows were discussed yesterday by the Minister for Lands and Works 110 words
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    1950: more attempts to pipe rivulet

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  101. CHALLENGE TO COUNCIL
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 6 December 1950 p 10 Article
    Abstract: A PROTEST meeting of King's Meadows residents will be called unless the Launceston City Council fulfils certain promises 124 words
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    1950: rivulet and sewer works

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  102. City Council Works
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Tuesday 13 April 1948 p 4 Article
    Abstract: LAUNCESTON. Monday. — Works to cost nearly £10,000 were approved by the City Council this evening. They Included street maintenance 74 words
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    1948: straightening and widening rivulet

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  103. First Links to South L'ton Sewerage
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 18 January 1949 p 5 Article
    Abstract: FIRST of the works involved in connecting residential areas to the South Launceston sewerage scheme was approved by the City 122 words
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    1949: SthLtn Sewerage Scheme nr rivulet

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  104. Council has biff road works scheme
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 17 July 1954 p 3 Article
    Abstract: ROAD WORKS and maintenance estimated to cost £11,700 will probably be carried out in Launceston during the first quarter of this financial year. AT M ... 197 words
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    1954: Hobart Rd betwn Gascoyne and rivulet

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  105. ROAD RUIN
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 7 November 1952 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: "DON'T fill that in; if there's a war well use it for an air-raid shelter," a King's Meadows woman called out to the photographer when he took this p ... 180 words
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    1952: Batey's subdivision, Ryton Street: water damage [illust.]

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  106. Storm Water Drains To Go In Soon
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 8 November 1952 p 3 Article
    Abstract: STORM water drains would be put in the St. Leonards section of the Batey subdivision at king's 101 words
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    1952: Batey subdivision

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  107. In Culvert
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 27 August 1949 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: WHEN THIS lorry carrying bricks broke through a culvert at the corner of Bladon Street and Hobart Road yesterday traffic to streets running off Blado ... 83 words
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    1949: Subdivisions, culvert [illust.]

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  108. CITY WORKS APPROVED
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 3 March 1948 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The City Council last night approved of a number of drainage and water works. They are: Construction of a culvert 159 words
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    1948: Subdivisions, drainage, at KM

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  109. Council Passes £13,000
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 26 October 1948 p 6 Article
    Abstract: THE Launceston City Council passed two items of expenditure totalling about £13,000, last night. 131 words
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    1948: Batey, Nicholls, Machen subdivisions, KM

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  110. COMMERCIAL. SALE OF REAL ESTATE.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 21 April 1914 p 2 Article
    Abstract: At the Cameron-street mart yesterday Messrs. Alfred Harrap and Son offered for sale by auction a number of town and country properties. The sale was ... 173 words
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    1014: KM; Fawkner's property purchases

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  111. DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES. War Service Homes Division. TENDERS INVITED.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 3 March 1955 [Issue No.11] p 791 Government Gazette Tenders And Contracts
    Extract: DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES. War Service Homes Division. Tenders Invited. Locality and Description of Work. Bellerive.—Erection of nine (9) timber homes at ... 161 words
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    1955: Fawkner Estate, KM

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  112. SPORTING NOTES. FIXTURES. To-day.—King's Meadows Pony Races.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Saturday 1 June 1895 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Queen's Birthday, although threatening in the morning, drew a very fair attendance to Carrick, where a varied programme was submitted, the much forbi ... 3129 words
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    1895: Notice for King' s Meadows Pony Races [held Sat 1 June: CH for report]

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  113. KING'S MEADOWS PONY RACES.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 26 February 1895 p 3 Article
    Abstract: There are six events on the programme for the above races to be help on Saturday, March 9, All classes of ponies are catered for, and as the course w ... 65 words
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    1895: Kings Meadows Pony Races to be held on March 9. Call for noms.

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  114. KING'S MEADOWS RACES.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Monday 8 July 1895 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A race meeting under the auspices of this club took place on the usual course on Saturday afternoon. The attendance was fairly good, but speculation ... 243 words
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    1895: July...KM races

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  115. KING'S MEADOWS RACES.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Monday 11 March 1895 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The second meeting of the above club took place at King's Meadows on Saturday afternoon. The weather was perfect and the attendance fair. Jordan, the ... 529 words
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    1895: March...KM Races: the second meeting of the club.

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  116. KING'S MEADOWS RACES.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Wednesday 16 January 1895 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A meeting was held at Bennet's Royal Tasman Hotel last evening, when a good representative number were present. It was decided to hold a meet on the 106 words
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    1895: January. Meeting re KM races, to be held on the Saturday before the LTN cup. 'Mr Wrigley having generously granted the use of the old course for the occasion...' [The course has been 'under crop'!]

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  117. SPORTING. KING'S MEADOWS RACES.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 4 April 1893 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Under the most encouraging auspices the initial meeting of the King's Meadows Racing Club was held at the Meadows on Saturday afternoon, and it was q ... 1038 words
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    1893: April - initial meeting of the KM Racing Club. Description of course etc.

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  118. Men I Remember Tom Riseley, Finder of the 'Cross
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 12 September 1937 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Tempus fugit. Fifty years ago— would you believe it[?] a group of hardy pioneer prospectors were sprinkled over the wilderness 200 1240 words
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    1937: Tom Riseley, son of KM Hotel publican, grandson of first Surveyor General of Tasmania. Career in WA.

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  119. THURSDAY, JANUARY 16, 1873.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 16 January 1873 p 4 Article
    Abstract: It would be premature to attempt to pronounce any positive opinion as to the working of the Education Act which has just come in force, but enough 9723 words
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  120. Family Notices
    Zeehan and Dundas Herald (Tas. : 1890 - 1922) Monday 13 February 1899 p 2 Family Notices
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  121. Family Notices
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Friday 1 November 1878 p 2 Family Notices
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    1878: Riseley family

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  122. New Australians On City Roll
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 3 March 1950 p 5 Article
    Abstract: RECENT revisions and additions to Launceston City Council assessment roll include the first batch of names of New 79 words
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    1950: New Australians on Assessment Rolls [landholders] in Riseley Street.

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  123. CORNWALL CHRONICLE, COMMERCIAL, AGRICULTURAL, AND NAVAL REGISTER. LAUNCESTON: SATURDAY EVENING, JAN. 11, 1845 SUPREME COURT. (CRIMINAL SIDE.) Tuesday, January 7—(continued.)
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 11 January 1845 p 2 Article
    Abstract: James Mainland stood indicted for feloniously stealing, on the 27th September last, three bullocks, to the value of £5 , the property of Richard Dry, ... 11514 words
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    1845: William Mackeral, a farmer residing at Kings Meadows

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  124. TOWN TALK AND TABLE CHAT.
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 8 June 1859 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE first source in connection with the Music Classes for the Million, was given to his pupils and members of the classes by Mr Adams, pm Saturday ev ... 1134 words
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    1859: No police for protection of Franklin Village; stationed only at Cocked Hat and KM

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  125. LAUNCESTON POLICE-OFFICE.
    The Courier (Hobart, Tas. : 1840 - 1859) Thursday 30 March 1854 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Negligently Driving.—George King was brought before the Police Magistrate, upon the sworn information of Chief District Constable Partridge, under th ... 638 words
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    1854: Mr John Knight, wife and daughter, of KM

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  126. TO THE EDITOR OF THE LAUNCESTON EXAMINER. Erin Cottage, King's Meadows, Near Launceston, 12th August, 1857.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 20 August 1857 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I am called upon to state the circumstance which led to my having been transported, and how that sentence has been carried out, in truth, the wh ... 2024 words
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    1857: Erin Cottage, Kings Meadows, near Launceston; involves Legge of Cullenswood!

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  127. KING'S MEADOWS RACING CLUB.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Monday 8 May 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday afternoon the second meet of the newly formed King's Meadows Racing Club was held on the course kindly granted by Mr Alderman Ferrall. Th ... 1022 words
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    1893: Kings Meadows Racing Club; Mr Alderman Ferrall

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  128. King's Meadows C.C.
    The Tasmanian (Launceston, Tas. : 1881 - 1895) Saturday 19 September 1891 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The annual meeting of the members of the above club was held at the Workmen's Club on Monday. Mr. A. Symonds occupied the chair; and there was a good 341 words
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    1891: Kings Meadows Cricket Club -- lots of names incl. Ferrall, Innocent, Machen, Southerwood

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  129. Severe Earthquake Shock.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Thursday 14 May 1885 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The most severe earthquake shock ever experienced in this island since it has been colonised by Great Britain occurred yesterday morning. Its approac ... 2213 words
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    1885:earthquake; Mr T B Innocent's brick yard, Kings Meadows

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  130. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 21 December 1859 p 7 Advertising
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    1959: Thomas Innocent at Glen Dhu brick yards

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  131. LOCAL.
    The Courier (Hobart, Tas. : 1840 - 1859) Wednesday 30 January 1850 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE MEMBERS of the Amateur Dramatic Club give a performance at the Royal Victoria Theatre this evening. The c[?]rtain will be lifted exactly at the t ... 1480 words
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    1850: Burns Retreat, on the river at Penquite: annual Burns Day picnic

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  132. Classified Advertising
    The Courier (Hobart, Tas. : 1840 - 1859) Wednesday 26 November 1851 p 4 Advertising
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    1851: Penquite near Launceston (Ronald Gunn, Esq.)

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  133. GOLD IN LAUNCESTON.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 21 May 1857 p 2 Article
    Abstract: IT is somewhat remarkable that whilst recent explorations should have failed in discovering large deposits of gold, an accidental discovery should st ... 519 words
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    1857: Gold, RC Gunn, Lawrence's Paddock

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  134. LAUNCESTON.
    Colonial Times (Hobart, Tas. : 1828 - 1857) Tuesday 13 January 1857 p 2 Article
    Abstract: MR Colquhoun surrendered to take his trial for perjury before the Supreme Court on Tuesday. After a patient investigation, the jury returned a verdic ... 120 words
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    1857: plan to extend Charles Street through Lawnence's Paddock to the main road at the top of the Sand-hill.

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  135. LAUNCESTON.
    Colonial Times (Hobart, Tas. : 1828 - 1857) Tuesday 30 October 1855 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ON Wednesday Louisa Leager charged her husband, before the Police Magistrate and F. Evans, fcsq, JP., with assaulting her and breaking her arm. The c ... 915 words
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    1855: Lawrence's paddock, over the Sandhill, now the property of R C Gunn Esq

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  136. POLICE COURT, LAUNCESTON. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND, 1875. (Before the Police Magistrate.)
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 24 November 1875 p 2 Article
    Abstract: GOATS AT LARGE.—James Mullus was charged by Mr. J. Coulter, Superintendent of Police, with allowing on the 6th fast. six goats of which he is the own ... 2100 words
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    1875: ID of Lawrence's Paddock at this time

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  137. MUNICIPAL, COUNCIL, LAUNCESTON. MONDAY, 14TH JULY, 1879.
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 16 July 1879 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Present—His Worship the Mayor Mr W. Turner), and Aldermen Dryadale. Parrelly, Harrap, Mills, and Thompson MAYOR OF RICHMOND, VICTORIA. 1011 words
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    1879: Lawrence's Paddock has been sold; extension of water supply etc

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  138. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 29 September 1838 p 4 Advertising
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    1838: FOR SALE, One Acre of Land, abont two miles from Launceston, situate on the main road from Launceston to Perth, having a frontage on each side of the road. There is a weather-boarded Barn on the premises, and 30,000 good Bricks, which will be -disposed of. . Apply to Mr, H. Marr. King's Meadows, Sept. 14, 1838

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  139. Launceston, 26th September, 1881.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Saturday 11 March 1882 p 4 Article
    Abstract: I beg to send you particulars of the Morning Star claim, at Lefroy (Nine-Mile Springs), which I have obtained from the Mining and legal managers of t ... 7310 words
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    1881: Forster Wilson, Esq; selling the whole of stock and implements at Brighton Lodge, KM

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  140. POLICE COURT, LAUNCESTON. MONDAY, 27TH MARCH, 1871. (Before Thomas Mason, Esq., P.M.)
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 29 March 1871 p 2 Article
    Abstract: DRUNK.—John Dalrymple was fined £1 for having been drunk and incapable of taking care of himself. This was a second offence within a short period. In 350 words
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    1871: George Griffiths, Brighton Lodge farm, at KM

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  141. Launceston Examiner PUBLISHED DAILY. THURSDAY, MARCH 24. 1892.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 24 March 1892 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BY the break-down of the case, Williams v. Pearce, as reported yesterday by telegraph, the strongest objection to the appointment and functions 1372 words
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    1892: Examiner has a go at the Mercury reports on KM dead body and local police.

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  142. REVIEW. The Australian Woman's Magazine and Domestic Journal.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Wednesday 12 April 1882 p 2 Article
    Abstract: We have received from Messrs. Walch, Bros., and Birchall a copy of the first number of this new colonial periodical, which is to be published monthly ... 4859 words
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    1882: public tea and picnic 'in the Punch Bowl paddock' on Easter Monday; Wesleyan Sunday School.

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  143. New Drainage
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 2 February 1949 p 3 Article
    Abstract: TO PROVIDE drainage facilities at the Fawkner Park estate, King's Meadows, the City Council last night decided to lay 48 words
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    1949: drainage at Fawkner Park estate

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  144. Drainage Of Subdivision MINISTER ATTACKS CITY COUNCIL METHODS
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 20 January 1949 p 8 Article
    Abstract: THE Minister for Housing (Mr. Aylett) yesterday aecused the Launceston City Council of using blackmailing methods in connection with the provision of ... 336 words
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    1949: Fawkner estate, drainage, council boundaries

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  145. MUST PROVIDE A PARK
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 3 December 1948 p 8 Article
    Abstract: ST. LEONARDS Council yesterday approved a War Service Homes Commission subdivision plan at King's Meadows, subject 149 words
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    1948: need to provide parks in KM subdivisions

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  146. COUNCIL IMPARTIAL WITH BUILDERS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 17 January 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: MATERIALS and services would be allocated to builders by the Launceston City Council on a just and equitable basis, the Mayor (Ald. Henty) said on Sa ... 288 words
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    1949: Fawkner Estate, supply of building materials, council support

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  147. PROPERTY SALES.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Saturday 21 February 1925 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Allan Stewart Pty. Ltd., report having conducted a sale of property yesterday at their offices, 15 St. John-street, to a representative attendance 359 words
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    1925: Fawkner sale, KM: a farm of 112 acres with abattoirs thereon at Kings Meadows belonging to Mr. E. A. Fawkner was passed in for private sale at £3400

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  148. ST. LEONARDS COUNCIL. Timber Toll Problem Nuisance Abated
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 6 September 1929 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The monthly meeting of the St. Leonards Municipal Council was held in the council clerk's office at Cameron-street yesterday. There were present the 1915 words
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    1929: [2 sections] re Fawkner's abattoir and 'Fertilising Works', KM: offensive smell!

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  149. ST. LEONARDS COUNCIL LIGHT FROM LAUNCESTON.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 4 June 1926 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The monthly meeting of the St. Leonarde Council has held yesterday. Those in attendance were:—The Wardon (Mr. Tulloch Scott), and Messrs. W. Bennett, 901 words
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    1926: provision of street lighting to KM and the Punch Bowl; ref to EA Fawkner on rates matter

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  150. PLAY AREA FOR PARK
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 16 September 1947 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A £500 plan to convert the neglected Lawrence St. end of City Park into a children's playground was 414 words
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    1947: temporary water supply to Fawkner Street and others. Extension of Eurella Street.

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  151. LOCAL & GENERAL To-day's Forecast:
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 27 August 1918 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At first fine, with northerly winds, showers Later in north-west quarter. Customs Revenue: 1440 words
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    1918: Fawkners buy land, cottages n main road at KM from P O Fysh.

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  152. ST. LEONARDS COUNCIL Timber Carting Licences Reports on Works
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 4 December 1931 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Owing to lack of a quorum, several councillors being called away, the St. Leonards Council adjourned its monthly meeting at the end of an hour and a 1132 words
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    1931: offensive odours from Fawkner's Fertiliser Factory. Refers matter to liquidator of the estate to abate nuisance

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  153. LOCAL AND GENERAL Customs Returns:
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 21 April 1914 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The customs collections at Launceston last week were Duties, £1298 11s 6d; miscellaneous, £3 8s 4d. excise, £338 17s 7d: making a total of 2043 words
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    1914:J Fawkner and EA Fawkner buy KM properties

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  154. SPORTING FIXTURES.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Saturday 24 September 1904 p 3 Article
    Abstract: September 24.—Hobart Hunt Club. October 1.—T.R.C. First Spring Meeting. October 8.—Newnham Racing Club. November 2.—Meander Racing Club. 1907 words
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    1904: Fawkners breeding horses at KM (not necessarily with any luck). [note ref to the ubiquitous Bay Middleton]

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  155. TURF NOTES FIXTURES.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Saturday 16 October 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: October 16.—WESTBURY HACK AND TROTTING CLUB. October 23.— NORTHERN TASMANIAN TROTTING CLUB. Nominations October 10 2194 words
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    1915: James Fawkner and imported trotters (are there also gallopers/ponies?)

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  156. CURRENT TOPICS.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Friday 7 July 1893 p 4 Article
    Abstract: TENDERS were received by a special meeting of the City Council yesterday for the South Launceston reservoir and quarry work, and were referred to the ... 4972 words
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    1893: Women's Christian Temperance Movement suspects KM might be a fruitful area for a meeting.

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  157. No title
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Saturday 4 June 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A LARGE section of the dairy farmers in Victoria seem to hare come to the conclusion that their business may be conducted more satisfactorily if they ... 5843 words
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    1904: EA Fawkner, licensee of the Centennial hotel; Kings Meadows Cricket Club benefit concert at Franklin Village Hall

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  158. Family Notices
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 18 November 1943 p 2 Family Notices
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    1943: John Pascoe Fawkner, Kings Meadows Hotel license [relationship?]

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  159. GOLF LINKS AT KING'S MEADOWS.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Wednesday 25 August 1920 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Owing to the heavy rains the links at King's Meadows are flooded, and it has been decided to close the links for all play until further notice. The 57 words
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    1920, August: golf links at KM flooded due to heavy rains

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  160. TO OBVIATE FLOODING AT KING'S MEADOWS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 20 August 1946 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The City Council last night approved of the expenditure of £1400 to enlarge King's Meadows creek culvert, the overflowing of which caused flooding in ... 281 words
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    1946, August: Council to enlarge 'King's Meadows Creek culvert' at Hobart Road as flood prevention measure

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  161. Flood Relief
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 10 July 1948 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: LOOKING WEST yesterday from the culvert on Hobart Rd. along the newly [?] course cut for the King's Meadow rivulet. The wider, deeper and straighter ... 55 words
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    1948, July: Kings Meadows rivulet culvert at Hobart Road, straightened and enlarged.

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  162. ST. LEONARDS COUNCIL Warden Re-elected Kings Meadows Petition
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 3 May 1929 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The Warden (Mr. W. It. Bennett) presided at the monthly meeting of the St. Leonards Council yesterday. There were also present Messrs. R. G. 1140 words
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    1929: Fawkner's boiling down works, stench, floods, potential for housing.

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  163. COUNTRY NEWS. KING'S MEADOWS.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 17 July 1883 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I have been endeavoring since my last communication to take up some fresh items, which is no easy took in a small place like this, more especially wh ... 923 words
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    1883: floods, blocked drains; bridge washed away etc; road leading to Wesleyan Chapel.[Needs follow-up: under KM heading but is it?]

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  164. AT KING'S MEADOWS Three Reasons for a Party
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 25 June 1937 p 15 Article
    Abstract: A pleasant evening party at the home of Mr. and Mrs. R. Harper, "Carisbroke Farm," King's Meadows, was in honour of the 21st birthday 200 words
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    1937: Mr & Mrs R Harper, Carisbroke Farm, Kings Meadows

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  165. FLOOD IN HOBART TOWN.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 2 March 1854 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Hobart Town papers give full particulars respecting the flood in the city. They state that from tile obstructions caused by buildings and bridges ... 2536 words
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    1854: convict absconding, KM

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  166. WATER SUPPLY FOR FRANKLIN VILLAGE YOUNG TOWN, AND KING'S MEADOWS. PUBLIC MEETING AT FRANKLIN VILLAGE.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 24 March 1914 p 2 Article
    Abstract: There was a representative gathering in the Franklin Village Hall last night, when a public meeting was held to consider the proposed water 2171 words
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    1914: water schemes for Young Town, KM; refs to Launceston council.[Note James John Gong -- almost certainly Chung Gong -- regarding low water pressure at Lawrence Vale ie the market gardens].

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  167. NORTH BATTERED BY GALE, FLOOD: HEAVY DAMAGE
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 22 September 1952 p 3 Article
    Abstract: LAUNCESTON.—The North was battered during Friday night and early on Saturday morning, leaving a trail of damage. Winds to 82 m.p.h. caused breakdowns ... 358 words
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    1952, Sept: floods in north; at KM, cellar of KM hotel 'received the over flow from the flooded creek'. Fire brigade pumps out cellar.

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  168. M.H.A. SLATES COUNCIL OVER FLOOD
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 23 July 1946 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Launceston City Council had shown lack of foresight and extreme neglect in not replacing the 365 words
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    1946, July: floods into new homes, KM; obsolete stormwater channel that crosses culvert near the KM hotel.

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  169. CURRENT TOPICS The Innes-street Flood
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 6 July 1931 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Innes-street Flood The Water which backed up into Innes-street on Friday had subsided considerably by yesterday. Two 1354 words
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    1931: Chinese gardener o the Punch Bowl road, KM (accident)

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  170. GOLF FIXTURES
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 26 June 1931 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: June 27.—Junior pennants—Launceston "B" v. Longford "B," at King's Meadows; King's Meadows "B" v. Westmoreland, at Deloraine; 925 words
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    1931, June: KM golf rounds for the Dr Ramsay trophies postponed due to rain, flood.

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  171. FLOODED HOME
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 23 July 1946 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: When a stormwater channel overflowed early yesterday morning homes at King's Meadows were flooded. Mr. P. P. Pike, M.H.A., points to the water level ... 40 words
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    1946, July: flooded home, KM

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  172. BIGGER CHANNEL TO TAKE FLOODS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 5 April 1947 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The City Engineer's department is constructing a concrete channel beneath Hobart Rd. at King's Meadows to avert the possibility of flooding such as o ... 45 words
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    1947: council building concrete channel under Hobart Road, KM, to avert flooding 'from a small creek'.

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  173. NEW BED FOR RIVULET
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 27 May 1948 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE NEW COURSE cut for the King's Meadows rivulet on the east side of the Hobart Rd. This is part of the work undertaken to relieve flooding in the l ... 41 words
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    1948, May: 'The new course cut for the King's Meadows rivulet on the east side of Hobart Road ...'

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  174. MECHANISED ASSAULT
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 6 May 1948 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: HEAVY EQUIPMENT, including the railway's power scoop (upper) and a City Council bulldozer (lower), engaged 39 words
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    1948, May: Heavy equipment being used to straighten, widen, clear the bed of the King's Meadows rivulet to alleviate flooding.

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  175. King's Meadows Culvert
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 12 August 1947 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE completion of the culvert under Hobart Rd., at King's Meadows, was dependent upon weather, the city engineer (Mr. L. 114 words
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    1947, Aug: progress on culvert under Hobart Road, KM, to carry 'creek waters'.

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  176. To Clear Creek
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 16 April 1948 p 3 Article
    Abstract: THE PORTION, of King's Meadows Creek in St. Leonards Municipality, near the Agricultural Bank subdivision, Punch 73 words
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    1948, Apr: clearing of rubbish to allow free flow of flood waters from King's Meadows Creek, near the Agricultural Bank subdivision, Punch Bowl Rd.

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  177. WATER CARTED IN TRUCKS TO BLAMEY ROAD, BUT NOT NEEDED
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 24 November 1953 p 3 Article
    Abstract: WATER was carted to the Punch Bowl sub-division by a Launceston City Council truck yesterday to ease the temporary shortage in parts of the area. HOW ... 518 words
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    1953, Nov: water problems in Ag Bank subdivision, Blamey Road

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  178. PRE-FAB.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 30 December 1949 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A CLOSE-UP of one of the prefabircated homes being built on the Punch Bowl subdivision in the St. Leonards municipality for the Agricultural Bank by ... 42 words
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    1949, Dec: Ag Bank subdivision, Punch Bowl. Pre-fab house, built by JC Mackriell, 'a Scotsman who has a factory at Ulverstone'.

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  179. PUNCH BOWL.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Friday 16 July 1926 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The South Launceston Improvement Association have been busy again in this reserve, having just completed the further diversion of the creek from 157 words
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    1926: moving channel of creek to east side of reserve to create 'more extended level area in the centre'.

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  180. NOTES & NEWS THE PUNCH BOWL.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Friday 20 August 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: It will no doubt come as a welcome piece of news that the picturesque spot above Lawrence Vale, known as the Punch Bowl Reserve, which was 428 words
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    1915: good description of Punch Bowl Reserve; mentions creek, floods, bush, views. Also space for cricket, football.

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  181. EXPANSION OF LAUNCESTON BOUNDARIES NECESSITY FOR CONTROL OVER KEY TO FLOOD AREA
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 31 March 1939 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Evidence in favour of the transfer of portions of adjoining municipalities to the Launceston city area was given before the Royal Commission on Local ... 1840 words
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    1939: Royal Commission, Local Govt: flood areas and sewerage; Punch Bowl Creek 'and another small creek running from the junction of Punch Bowl Creek near the reserve towards Talbot Road'.

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  182. NEWS SUMMARY TASMANIA:
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Wednesday 1 August 1923 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Mrs Louisa Taylor, residing at the Punch Bowl-road, Newstead, died suddenly yesterday morning. At the Newstead fat stock sale 785 words
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    1923: mention residence Punch Bowl Road, Newstead

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  183. RAMBLES IN THE BLUE MOUNTAINS AND JENOLAN CAVES. (Contributed.) No. 1.
    The Mount Lyell Standard and Strahan Gazette (Queenstown, Tas. : 1896 - 1902) Thursday 29 June 1899 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Next to the land of fire and flood, of boiling springs and snow-capped mountains whose cliffs rise majestically from out the bosom of the south-weste ... 1110 words
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    1899: compares the Devil's Punch Bowl at Launceston, with Wentworth Falls, Blue Mountains re approach and 'discovery', where 'a descent suddenly reveals a vision of loveliness'.

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  184. New North Esk Bridge and Road Proposed
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 9 February 1949 p 5 Article
    Abstract: ST. LEONARDS COUNCIL is to discuss with the City Council a proposal for a new road and high level bridge over the North Esk behind Elphin showground ... 254 words
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    1949, Feb: St Leonards Council; stormwater drainage in areas adjoining Ltn Council boundaries incl. King's Meadows, Punch Bowl Creek. "Council approved the expenditure of £850 to widen Punch Bowl Creek to the city boundary to link with the widening and straightening work done by the City Council."

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  185. SEALING BOUNDARY STREETS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 22 June 1948 p 9 Article
    Abstract: THE CITY Council last night agreed to share with St. Leonards Council the cost of sealing parts of Amy Rd., Olive 132 words
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    1948, June: sealing of roads by the adjoining councils, incl. Punch Bowl Road. Also to lay water to Fawkner and Batey subdivisions.

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  186. THE WEATHER.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 26 August 1920 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Another fine day, similar to Monday, was the more appreciable yesterday, for the inclement state of the weather prevailing on Tuesday. A cold westerl ... 168 words
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    1920, Aug: wattle and gorse in flower at the Punch Bowl ("luxuriant").

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  187. LAUNCESTON. (From Our Own Correspondent.) CITY COUNCIL. August 27.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 28 August 1906 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An ordinary meeting of the Corporation was held to-day, His Worship the Mayor (the Hon. C. Russen, M.L.C.) presiding. 786 words
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    1906, Aug: purchase of 60 acres of Lawrence's paddock for a public reserve around the "Punch Bowl".

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  188. LAUNCESTON. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] Last Night.
    Tasmanian News (Hobart, Tas. : 1883 - 1911) Tuesday 16 August 1887 p 3 Article
    Abstract: News was received in town to-day, stating that the s.s. Wakefield arrived at Corinna, at 3.30 p.m., on Sunday last, leaving shortly afterwards for 620 words
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    1887: suicide of woman "living withe her husband a little off Hobart Road, towards Devil's Punch Bowl".

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  189. CORRESPONDENCE. TO CORRESPONDENTS. Correspondent should advise if letters or contributed articles have been sent to any other paper. Failure to observe this rule may result in futu...
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 23 December 1920 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—As a strong advocate of the Greater Launceston, may I trespass upon your space to draw attention to the desirableness of extending the 599 words
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    1920: Letter to editor re extending tram from Newstead terminus to Scotch College; mentions attraction of Punch Bowl.

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  190. REDUCED NUMBER OF COUNCILS Changes in Municipal Areas Suggested
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 5 September 1939 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A reduction in the number of municipalities in Tasmania from 47 to 37 is recommended by the Royal Commission on Local Government. Its recommendations ... 926 words
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    1939: LGAs and the St Leonards/Launceston boundaries, incl. that defined by Punch Bowl Creek and including the whole of the Punch Bowl Reserve.

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  191. LAUNCESTON THE BEAUTIFUL PUBLICITY BY WIRELESS. 50,000 LEAGUE ACTIVITIES.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 18 August 1926 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The fourth of the series of talks broadcast through 3LO, Melbourne, under the auspices of the Launceston 50,000 League, was given by Mr. A. E. 2287 words
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    1926, Aug: Punch Bowl, "a recently improved park", destination for walk, spring wattles, return via Elphin Road round trip.

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  192. HIGH TIDE BANKS UP THE NORTH ESK
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 25 August 1936 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The North Esk River presented an inspiring spectacle near Launceston yesterday afternoon. Overflowing its banks on either side, it spread across 931 words
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    1936, Aug: floods, esp. the North Esk, fed by 'A large quantity of water collected in the Punch Bowl...".

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  193. NEW WORKS AT BASIN Superintendent is Praised
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 31 May 1938 p 4 Article
    Abstract: "First Basin will stand for all time as a monument to Mr. McGowan's work," declared the Mayor (Alderman A. E. Wyett) at last night's meeting of 774 words
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    1938, May: The council decided to spend £46 to improve the corner at the junc tion of Pyenna Avenue and Punch Bowl road, and £46 to improve that at the junction of Pyenna Avenue and Hobart-road.

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  194. GIRL GUIDES Meeting of Association Report and Balance Sheet
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 1 July 1930 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The Mayor (Alderman R. M. Osborne) presided at the annual meeting of the Launceston Girl Guides' Association, held at the Town Hall, yesterday 738 words
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    1930: Eberhard Cup, Girl Guides competition at Punch Bowl

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  195. CURRENT TOPICS Snow on Power Line
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 5 October 1931 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Weight of show caused a collapse of the hydro-electric transmission line on Sunday. Soon after the interruption took place in Launceston a 951 words
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    1931, Oct: suggestion of "unemployment camp" in the Punch Bowl.

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  196. CITY RESERVES ANNUAL REPORT TABLED
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 17 February 1931 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The annual report of the superintendent of reserves (Mr. V. McGowan) for the year ended June 30 was tabled at the City Council 577 words
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    1931, Feb: useful work done in the Punch Bowl by the unemployed cleaning up grounds and widening roadway.

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  197. CURRENT TOPICS Arm Fractured
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 31 August 1932 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Yesterday afternoon Sylvia Clark (42), of Sidmouth, was admitted to the Launceston Public Hospital with a fractured arm, caused by a fall at 1681 words
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    1932, Aug: Punch Bowl Road Unsafe Notification Is given by the War den of the St. Leonards municipality (Mr. W. R. Bennett) that owing to a landship the Punch Bowl-road from the Punch Bowl gate to Amy-road is unsafe.

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  198. Letters to the Editor Letters should be as brief as possible TO CORRRESPONDENTS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 25 August 1945 p 6 Article
    Abstract: M.G.L.—Your point of view on the question has been published often. Recognition of Service Sir,—I note that it is proposed to 1021 words
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    1945: Letter to editor re use of land between Wentworth Avenue and the Punch Bowl for subdivision, rather than the river flats around the show ground.

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  199. DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT. War Service Homes Division.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 19 June 1958 [Issue No.34] p 1984 Government Gazette Tenders And Contracts
    Extract: DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DfeVELOPMENT. War Service Homes Division. Tenders accepted. Locality and Description of Work. Amount of Contract. £ s. d. Contractor's ... 103 words
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    1958: Tender for War Service timber homes, Fawkner's Estate, to be completed May 1959

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  200. MR. ERNEST A. FAWKNER Well-Known Launceston Sportsman
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 28 April 1937 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The death occurred at his home, Hazeldene, Maitland St., Launceston, yesterday, of Mr. Ernest Alfred Fawkner, a well-known Launceston citizen. 158 words
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    1937, Apr: death of EA Fawkner

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  201. KINGS MEADOWS MIGHT HAVE BEEN RACE TRACK
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 23 December 1948 p 14 Article
    Abstract: KINGS MEADOWS golf links might have been the site of one of the best racecourses in Tasmania if executives of the Kings Meadows Trotting Club had not ... 207 words
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    1948, Dec: Kings Meadows race track, 1883

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  202. Holiday Ledge Bought By L'ton Builder
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 17 October 1953 p 10 Article
    Abstract: AFTER being offered at public auction and passed in at £10,250 the Holiday Lodge Hotel was sold by private treaty yesterday for an undisclosed price. ... 186 words
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    1953, Oct: R S Batey, Kings Meadows master builder

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  203. COUNCIL TO DECIDE ON BOUNDARIES
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 21 January 1950 p 5 Article
    Abstract: LAUNCESTON City Council will discuss on Monday night whether a portion of land at King's Meadows should be 108 words
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    1950, Jan: RS Batey and 9 acres land in KM (boundaries)

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  204. THE PUNCH BOWL.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 17 July 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Definite action has at length been decided upon by the City Council in reference to the proposed purchase of the Punch Bowl, in what is known as 141 words
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    1906: the Punch Bowl purchase (about half a mile from Scotch cemetery'; Lawrence Paddock).

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  205. PUNCH BOWL FOR A ZOO.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 3 December 1923 p 4 Article
    Abstract: In regard to the suggestion that the Punch Bowl should be converted into Zoological Gardens, the Superintendent of Reserves says that the idea did no ... 486 words
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    1923: Punch Bowl for a Zoo.

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  206. METHODIST GUILDS LAWRENCE VALE.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 27 August 1926 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The weekly meeting of the Lawrence Vale Young People's Guild was held on Tuesday evening. Rev. H. Allan, the president, extended a welcome to Mr. V. 225 words
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    1926: Lawrence Vale Young People's Guild lantern show and tour of Punch Bowl plant life.

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  207. LAWRENCE VALE CHURCH.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Monday 9 February 1891 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Special anniversary services were held at the Lawrence Vale Wesleyan Methodist Church. The morning service was conducted by the Rev. F. J. Nance, M.A ... 200 words
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    1891: Lawrence Vale Wesleyan Methodist Church, prize giving picnic for the children.

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  208. SOUTH LAUNCESTON PROGRESS ASSOCIATION
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 10 June 1925 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The annual meeting of the ladies' committee of the South Launceston Progress Association was held in the Lawrence Vale Methodist Schoolroom on Thursd ... 153 words
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    1926: SthLtn Prograss Assoc; Punch Bowl improvement scheme.

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  209. FAUNA BOARD FERN GLADE, BURNIE PROCLAIMED BIRD SANCTUARY Spreading of Blackberries by Starlings HOBART, Tuesday.
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Wednesday 10 August 1938 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Fern Glade, Burnie, was proclaimed a bird sanctuary at a meeting of the Fauna Board to-day. 506 words
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    18938: Fauna Board_"Following the proclamation of the golf links at Launceston as a sanctuary, a letter was received from the Launceston City Council asking that the areas on either side, the Punch Bowl and Carr Villa Cemetery, and the intervening bush, also be proclaimed a sanctuary. It was decided that the request be acceded to."

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  210. THE ZOO GENERALLY.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 23 May 1924 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Speaking of the complaint that there should be more than one monkey, Mr. McGowan explained that these were easily obtainable at a cost of about £1 360 words
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    1924: Zoo, existing; and as proposed for Punch Bowl

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  211. LAUNCESTON ZOO Private Citizens' Enterprise COUNCIL AND ASSISTANCE. ALDERMEN IN SPIRITED DEBATE.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 25 November 1924 p 3 Article
    Abstract: As mentioned, in the "Examiner" recently, several citizens of Launceston are extremely anxious to see a zoo established in Launceston, and have 1229 words
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    1924, Nov: arguments against zoo at Punch Bowl (or elsewhere).

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  212. NOT DEAD. Launceston Zoo Proposal. SITE AT TREAVALLYN SUGGESTED
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 24 February 1925 p 5 Article
    Abstract: "It is far from being dead, although at the moment we are not very active." That was how one of the prime movers in the zoo proposal spoke 661 words
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    1925, Feb: Zoo ...maybe Trevallyn, or not at all.

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  213. LOCAL & GENERAL To-day's Forecast:
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Wednesday 12 December 1917 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Fine but cloudy, showers later in the north-west; casterly winds. New Rifle club: Authority has been given for 1969 words
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    1917, Dec: Theft of harness from stables of Harry Barnes, at the Punch Bowl. Harness later found planted in a gully.

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  214. Advertising
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 24 April 1928 p 10 Advertising
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    1928, April: Punch Bowl as beauty spot; hillsides 'converge gracefully in valley'; lush growth; 'fine geological pattern'.

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  215. Advertising
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 10 April 1947 p 7 Advertising
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    1947, Apr: Mr H Machen, 2 Punch Bowl Road.

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  216. No title
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Monday 23 December 1889 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Now that the excitement associated with the death and burial of Searle has passed away, we can look back over the extraordinary outburst, and wonder 4284 words
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    1889, Dec: suicide at Punch Bowl

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  217. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 16 January 1861 p 2 Advertising
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    1861, Jan: Notice of Caution from [?George Hannan] against bringing dogs onto his land, the Punch Bowl, where has lost 40 sheep to dogs in two nights.

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  218. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 4 September 1861 p 6 Advertising
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    1861, Sept: Caution to trespassers and those removing wood and gravel from 'the paddock, known as the Punch Bowl property', leased by Peter Brown

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  219. The Devil's Punch Bowl. AN ACROSTIC. After a Spring Shower
    The Tasmanian (Launceston, Tas. : 1881 - 1895) Saturday 25 October 1890 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Trav'ler, to the Bowl away; Haste along this springtide day Ere has passed the sun's last ray. Dancing babbling as it goes 185 words
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    1890, Oct: AE West, an acrostic, The Devil's Punch Bowl.

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  220. Sprinkler System in Square: Trevallyn, Punch Bowl Work
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 14 June 1946 p 4 Article
    Abstract: An outline of work now going on in city reserves and other jobs scheduled for the next 12 months was given yesterday by the Superintendent of Reserve ... 446 words
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    1946, Jun: "It is hoped to excavate portion of the land above the bridge in the Punch Bowl to form an artificial lake, and eventually a swimming pool.

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  221. CRICKET. KING'S MEADOWS CLUB.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Friday 11 September 1903 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The twenty-fourth annual meeting of this club was held on Thursday evening when there was a good attendance, Mr. H. Knight presiding. The secretary ( ... 587 words
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    1903, Sep: KM Cricket Club; going 24 years; Mr S Wilkes testimonial for allowing 'free use of his ground for many years.'

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  222. OF INTEREST TO WOMEN TENNIS DANCE AT KINGS MEADOWS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 23 November 1953 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: GOLFING and tennis enthusiasts were present at a dance held by the Kings Meadows Tennis Club at the clubhouse on Saturday night. 1297 words
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    1953, Nov: dance held at KM Tennis Club clubhouse.

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  223. KING'S MEADOWS PONY AND TROTTING CLUB.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 4 April 1893 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Initial meet of the above club took place on Saturday, and Pissed off successfully, The weather was glorious, the sttendance numbered about 1000, ... 927 words
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    1893, Apr: Kings Meadows Pony and Trotting Club initial meeting, the course on land owned by Alderman Ferrall, nearly a mile round and 'picturesquely situated'.

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  224. KING'S MEADOWS.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 3 July 1883 p 3 Article
    Abstract: I am very pleased to find the Daily Telegraph is so thoroughly appreciated in this district, and I should think your subscribers list out here is bei ... 455 words
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    1883, Jul: three villages close together - KM, Youngtown, Franklin Village. [good ID of local relationships].

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  225. KING'S MEADOWS SUNDAY SCHOOL.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 28 December 1875 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The anniversary tea meeting in connection with the King's Meadows Sunday School, of which Mrs Owen is the superintendent, took place on Monday 1832 words
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    1875 Dec: Sunday School figures give some idea of local population, conditions.

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  226. PUNCH BOWL PICNIC GROUNDS
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 3 September 1926 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The committee of the South Launceston Progress Association has decided to erect more tables at this reserve owing to its increasing popularity with 139 words
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    1926, Sep: SLProgAssoc; more picnic tables; flowering wattle; thoughtless destruction of trees, shrubs by visitors.

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  227. Punch Bowl Scheme
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 3 June 1939 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Mayor (Alderman J. F. Ockerby) yesterday expressed the City Council's wish to co-operate with the South Launceston Progress 96 words
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    1939, Jun: improvements to Punch Bowl Reserve: fencing, roads, scrubbing gorse; clearing rubbish. 'Other matters, including the diversion of the flow of the creek, were still being considered' [by LCC and SLProgAssoc.

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  228. WOMAN'S WORLD AN INTRICATE ART Hand-painting of China Launceston Work
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 11 October 1932 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Many passers-by were attracted yesterday by a collection of painted china ware in the window of Birchalls, Brisbane-street. The work of Miss M. 735 words
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    1932, Oct: Miss M Burrow and Mrs AE Burrows, artists (some china painting; particularly Tasmania flowers, birds etc)[Miss Burrows]'s education, in a sense outside the three R's, started in the Punch Bowl when, as a child, with other members of her family she studied birds and flowers under the guidance of her father, and later her mother. There she learned to imitate the calls of the birds, studied their habits and colours, sI and, plucking the wild flowers, learned to love them and make them live again with an artist's brush.' Mrs Burrows - book of Tas birds presented to Prince of Wales.

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  229. No title
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 10 December 1895 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE decision of the Canadian Government to take up the entire management of the export of perishable products from the Dominion is a matter 4030 words
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    1895, Dec: Accident to young man, John Innocent, 'returning home from King's Meadows after the Epsom races, and when descending the hill near the Punch Bowl ...'

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  230. THE Zeehan & Dundas Herald. THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 1897. NORTH-EAST DUNDAS TRAMWAY.
    Zeehan and Dundas Herald (Tas. : 1890 - 1922) Thursday 17 June 1897 p 2 Article
    Abstract: REVERTING to this subject, and Mr. Stafford Bird's last letter upon it, we would ask the residents of the West Coast to carefully weigh his 1791 words
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    1897, Jun: Dog left tied up to die in Punch Bowl some years ago. Indictment of cruelty.

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  231. Scientific & Useful NATURAL SCIENCE ASSOCIATION.
    The Tasmanian (Launceston, Tas. : 1881 - 1895) Saturday 3 September 1892 p 23 Article
    Abstract: The subjoined paper was read by Mr Ales. Montgomery, Government Geologist, at a meeting of this association on Friday evening, 19th August:— 4752 words
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    1892, Sep: Geology of general area, inclu. PB

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  232. THE VICTORIA MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY. THE OPENING CEREMONIES.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Thursday 30 April 1891 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Victoria Museum and Art Gallery was opened yesterday by His Excellency the Governor, Sir Robert Hamilton in the presence of a large gathering of ... 6441 words
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    1891, Apr: George Webb, 'The Devil's Punch Bowl', oil painting at Victoria Museum, Launceston, opening ceremonies..

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  233. CURRENT TOPICS.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 23 October 1894 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SNAKES.— On Sunday afternoon two lads named Frank Webster and Marriott Wells while walking in the neighbourhood of the Punch Bowl came across a livel ... 3398 words
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    1894, Oct: Black snake found in neighbourhood of the Punch Bowl.

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  234. CURRENT TOPICS.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 28 September 1897 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Illustrated "Examiner."—The "Examiner" of Saturday will contain, a number of photographs of the, leading yachts, the white wings of the Tamar, 3300 words
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    1897, Sep: Black snake at the Punch Bowl

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  235. No title
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 2 October 1894 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE outcome of the Speight v. Syme trial in Victoria is certainly not calculated to inspire increased public respect for the operation of the law. Th ... 4586 words
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    1894, Oct: Black snake at the Punch Bowl.

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  236. CURRENT TOPICS.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Saturday 19 February 1898 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Dredging Appliances.—Yesterday Mr. R. Carter, Master Warden of the Marine Board, telegraphed to the secretary (Mr. A. Evershed), stating that 3016 words
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    1898, Feb: Fire in scrub and bush at back of the Punch Bowl, spreading to Penquite.

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  237. GENERAL NEWS
    The Colonist (Launceston, Tas. : 1888 - 1891) Saturday 28 March 1891 p 21 Article
    Abstract: SURREPTITIOUS FISHING.—Some few weeks ago Constable Sutcliffe, of the Territorial Police, seized after nightfall two nets, with all the necessary app ... 5670 words
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    1891, Mar: George Webb's painting of 'The Devil's Punch Bowl' on display in the window at Walch Bros & Birchall's music establishment in Brisbane Street. Had been intended for exhibition at 'our Art Gallery' but appears to have been acquired by a 'Victorian connoiseur' whose collection is 'one of the finest in Australia'.

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  238. Art and Artists.
    The Federalist (Launceston, Tas. : 1898 - 1899) Saturday 31 December 1898 p 2 Article
    Abstract: An esteemed correspondent writes with reference to Mr C. D. [?]erlowitz’s painting, “A Spring Afternoon at the Punch Bowl :”— “The treatment and tech ... 606 words
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    1898, Dec: Mr C D Berlowitz's painting, 'A Spring Afternoon in the Punch Bowl'. Apparently pre-Raphaelite tendencies and a rather crude use of green.

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  239. MINISTERIAL.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Thursday 11 February 1892 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Hon. P. O. Fysh, Premier, arrived in Launceston yesterday from Hobart. His visit to the Northern part of the colony is principally in connection ... 2938 words
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    1892, Feb: Mrs Fraser dislocates shoulder at the PB, fall from rocks while picnicing. Attended by Dr Drake and Dr Pardey.

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  240. ART STENCIL DISPLAY AT MRS. BURROWS' STUDIO.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 17 April 1909 p 2 Article
    Abstract: This week I visited the studio of Mrs. Burrows. Quadrant, to see a collection of art stencil work and china painting. As you know, stencil is a class ... 326 words
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    1909, Apr: Mrs [Amelia] Burrows' studio in the Quadrant; stencils on fabrics, china-painting.

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  241. THE PUNCH BOWL PURCHASE BY THE CITY COUNCIL. AS A PLEASURE RESORT.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 28 August 1906 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Some time back a proposal for the purchase of the Punch Bowl was discussed by the City Council, and after a lengthy debate the matter was 450 words
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    1906: Punch Bowl purchase as "pleasure resort".

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  242. PUNCH BOWL.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 14 August 1905 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Alderman Sadler will probably to-day proceed with his motion for the purchase of the land on which the Punch Bowl stands, 503 words
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    1905, Aug: Punch Bowl and Alderman Sadler

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  243. PUNCH BOWL. (To the Editor.)
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Friday 11 August 1905 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I sincerely hope the motion to be moved by Alderman Sadler on Monday next will be rejected by the council. Alderman Sadler has been harping on t ... 151 words
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    1905, Aug: Letter to Editor re Punch Bowl purchase

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  244. CORRESPONDENCE THE PUNCH BOWL. (To the Editor.)
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 14 August 1905 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Sir.—With your correspondent. "Citizen," whose letter appeared in Friday's issue, I hope that the council will reject Alderman Sadler's proposal to b ... 369 words
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    1905, Aug: Punch Bowl purchase; letter to Editor

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  245. THE PUNCH BOWL BUSH. [TO THE EDITOR.]
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Wednesday 18 July 1906 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—It was with great pleasure that I read in to-day's issue of your journal of the contemplated action of the City Council regarding the purchase o ... 305 words
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    1906, July: Letter to Editor re Punch Bowl Bush

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  246. THE PUNCH BOWL. UNEQUALLED RECREATION GROUND. AN ATTRACTION TO TOURISTS.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 15 August 1905 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Sadler moved at the council yesterday for a committee, consisting of Messrs. M'Crackan, Russen, Wilson, and the mover, to open up negotiations wi ... 618 words
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    1905, Aug: Punch Bowl an unequaled recreation ground

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  247. THE PUNCH BOWL. PROPOSAL TO PURCHASE. ADOPTED BY THE COUNCIL. WITH A CONDITION AS TO EXPENDITURE.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 28 August 1906 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A few weeks ago the report of the whole council committee recommending the purchase by the corporation of about 60 acres of the land around the Punch 384 words
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    1906, Aug: Proposal to purchase Punch Bowl

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  248. THE PUNCH BOWL AS A PLEASURE RESORT. PROPOSED PURCHASE BY THE CITY COUNCIL. PRICE CONSIDERED TOO HIGH.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 31 July 1906 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The question of purchasing land at the Punch Bowl for a public reserve again came before the City Council yesterday, when the committee of the 781 words
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    1906, July: price too high for Punch Bowl

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  249. THE PUNCH BOWL. PROPOSAL TO PURCHASE. FOR RECREATION PURPOSES DISCUSSED BY THE COUNCIL. REPORT REFERRED BACK TO THE COMMITTEE.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 31 July 1906 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Consideration was given yesterday to the recommendation of the whole council committee that at the price. of £7 10s an acre the corporation secure ab ... 907 words
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    1906, July: discussion on Punch Bowl purchase

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  250. CITY COUNCIL
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 29 June 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The usual fortnightly meeting of the Launceston City Council was held yesterday afternoon, when-there were present:—The Mayor (Alderman W. C. 300 words
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    1909, June: Council considering work on Punch Bowl fence to allow stock to graze

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  251. CITY COUNCIL
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 5 October 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The usual fortnightly meeting of the city council was held yesterday, when there were present:—The Mayor (Alder- man W. U. Wilson), Aldermen J. W. 332 words
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    1909, Oct: Punch Bowl fencing

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  252. CITY COUNCIL.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 17 July 1906 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An ordinary meeting of the City Council was held this afternoon. His Worship the Mayor (the Hon. C. Russen, M.L.C.) presiding. 1371 words
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    6, July: Mercury report on purchase of Punch Bowl

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  253. CITY COUNCIL.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 11 October 1904 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The city council met yesterday afternoon, when there were present:—The Mayor (Alderman J. W. Pepper), Aldermen S. J. Suttee, P. M'Crackan, C. 818 words
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    1904, Oct: Council considering Punch Bowl

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  254. CITY COUNCIL. FORTNIGHTLY MEETING
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 21 September 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The usual fortnightly meeting of he city council was held yesterday, when there were present:—The Mayor (Alderman W. C. Wilson), Aldermen J. W. 128 words
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    1909, Sep: Right of way through Lawrence's Paddock to Punch Bowl fenced

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  255. LAUNCESTON. (From Our Own Correspondent.) CITY COUNCIL. July 30.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 31 July 1906 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An ordinary meeting of the City Council and Local Authority was held this afternoon at the Town-hall, His Wonship the Mayor (the Hon. C. 1385 words
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    1906, July: Punch Bowl purchase

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  256. CITY COUNCIL. ACCEPTANCE OF TENDERS. TATTERSALL'S RESERVE.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 24 November 1903 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The ordinary meeting of the Launcestion City Council was held yesterday, his Worship the Mayor (Alderman D. Storrer) in the chair. The following 1215 words
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    1903, Nov: Punch Bowl proposal

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  257. CITY COUNCIL FORTNIGHTLY MEETING. INCREASED WATER POWER.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 23 November 1909 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The usual meeting of the city council was held yesterday, when there were present—The Mayor (Alderman W. C. Wilson), Aldermen J. W. Pepper, P. 1250 words
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    1909, Nov: delivery of peppermint posts to Punch Bowl

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  258. LAUNCESTON CITY COUNCIL.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 28 August 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The business before the City Council at the fortnightly meeting yesterday occupied about two hoars to transact. Alderman Wilson was again in 252 words
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    1906, Aug: Punch Bowl purchase

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  259. CITY COUNCIL ANNUAL MEETING. VALEDICTORY ADDRESSES. CONGRATULATORY REFERENCES.
    Daily Telegraph (Launceston, Tas. : 1883 - 1928) Tuesday 3 December 1907 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The annual meeting of the Launceston City Council was held yesterday, when the annual report and Mayor's valedictory address were 3699 words
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    1907, Dec: Punch Bowl purchase

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  260. Advertising
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Saturday 24 August 1850 p 8 Advertising
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    1850, Aug: P Oaken letting "Kings Meadows Farm" of 600 acres, with house, barn, stables etc for immediate possession. One mile from Launceston on the Hobart Road.

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  261. CURRENT TOPICS.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Saturday 11 January 1896 p 7 Article
    Abstract: WEATHER,—A strong north-west wind prevailed throughout yesterday, which raised large clouds of dust, and the Corporation watermen were k ph busily en ... 3106 words
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    1896, Jan: fines for allowing stock to stray onto Hobart Road, Kings Meadows.

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  262. LAUNCESTON EXAMINER. Saturday, July 2, 1842.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Saturday 2 July 1842 p 3 Article
    Abstract: WE feel no trepidation in reminding our readers of quarter day. It naturally bringer under review the merits of a journal; but we hail it with confid ... 2770 words
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    1842, Jul: Burglary of a hut occupied by a Mr Day at King's Meadows.

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  263. No Title
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Wednesday 4 December 1850 p 5 Article
    Abstract: THE CAPE,—The council met on 10th September, when the, estimates, for 1851 were submitted. The revenue was estimated at £204,161, and the expenditure ... 4153 words
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    1850, Dec: Mr Knight's, Hobart Road, KM [and accident with chaise cart driven by Mr O'Hara]

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  264. GARDENERS' AND AMATEURS' HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Wednesday 9 October 1850 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The following is a list of the prizes adjudged at the show on Friday last:— Mr. Megson's prize for the best collection of fruits, value 40s., Mr. J. ... 2833 words
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    1850, Oct: WINDOW STEALING, - On Saturday night, or early on Sunday morning, all the window sashes were stolen from the unoccupied cottage at King's Meadows, in which John Owen resided. Owen it will be recollected is in custody.

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  265. Advertising
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Tuesday 23 November 1886 p 4 Advertising
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    1886, Nov: Dean & Collins [stock] yards, KM. Auctioneers of sheep, cattle.

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  266. Advertising
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Friday 3 August 1883 p 4 Advertising
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    1883, Aug: Selling 18,000 first-class new bricks, now at Kings's Meadows

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  267. Advertising
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 2 April 1857 p 1 Advertising
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    1857, Apr: Letting farm of 58 acres (40 under cultivation) at KM, presently occupied by Mr Jno. C. Fisher. Comfortable residence. "first-rate barn", out houses.

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  268. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 11 August 1852 p 503 Advertising
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    Kings Meadows estate, August 1852: 652 acres. Frontages Hobart road and Westbury road.

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  269. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 4 February 1857 p 8 Advertising
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    Feb 1857: note Long Meadows and Kings Meadows locations used simultaneously.

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  270. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 24 August 1850 p 553 Advertising
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    1850 Kings Meadows Farm, 600 acres, apply to P Oakden. Note earlier refs to KM Farm or Estate, in one instance to adjacent land owned by French.

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  271. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 9 September 1854 p 5 Advertising
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    09Sept1854: sale of land on W side of Hbt Rd, including 'extensive out buildings, formerly used as a Government Road Station'. [Ref John Dent who cites 30/09 date].

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  272. Advertising
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 9 December 1854 p 6 Advertising
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    09 Dec 1854: sale to 'the working classes'19 allotments of land, portion of estate William French, facing Carr Villa (John Knight). Nine of half acre each with frontages to main road; remainder 1 acre lots with street frontages intersecting the property.

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  273. Advertising
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Thursday 24 October 1839 p 4 Advertising
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    24 October 1839: Ref John Dent/ farm to let, 100 acres, extensive range of buildings etc, at Kings Meadows, 'lately occupied by A. Best'.

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  274. Advertising
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Monday 9 November 1829 p 1 Advertising
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    09Nov 1829: Robert Hay Marr refs his land at the Long Meadows: 'The line commences at Mr A Waddle's at the Sand Hill, and runs back by a South West line to Little Muddy Plains, and extends along the wood of Mr Waddle's house to my enclosed land at the Long Meadows.'

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  275. Advertising
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Monday 23 November 1829 p 1 Advertising
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    23 Nov 1829: I HEREBY Caution all persons not to trespass upon my grant of land at the Long Meadows, either by cutting timber, or grazng stock. It is bounded on the east by the New road, on the South West by Joseph 's grant,and on the other sides by land belonging to Prosser, Hodges, Townshend (sic.) and Marr. Any person offending after this notice will be prosecuted to the utmost rigour of the law. EDWARD FRENCH./ Launceston/ November 21st, 1829

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  276. No title
    Launceston Advertiser (Tas. : 1829 - 1846) Thursday 23 January 1834 p 3 Article
    Abstract: BUSHRANGERS.—On Saturday night last, 6 men, well armed, visited the house of Dr. de Dassel, at the back of St. John's church, and after ransacking it ... 890 words
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    1834: one of many references to there being a Pound at Long Meadows, and clearly between current KM, Youngtown, Kerry Lodge.

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  277. ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING. LAUNCESTON. WEDNESDAY, 1st December.
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 4 December 1869 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Gazette notice announced the hour for all the annual licencing meetings throughout the colony at 10 o'clock, but the justices here, had been summ ... 3787 words
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    1869, 04 Dec: Licensing Meeting: note Muddy Plains with hotel name of Travellers Rest. Suggests location?

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