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    List of articles on the visit of the Duke of Gloucester (1900-1974) to Berwick in October 1934. Station Street in Berwick was renamed Gloucester Avenue in 1936, in his honour.

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  1. Web page: Station Street, Berwick becomes Gloucester Avenue
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    2020-03-24 22:10:33.0

    Blog post on the visit of the Duke of Gloucester (1900-1974) to Berwick in October 1934. Station Street in Berwick was renamed Gloucester Avenue in 1936, in his honour.

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  2. BERWICK
    The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 18 October 1934 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Preparations are being made for the informal welcome to H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester, at the Berwick railway station, on show day, Saturday, 145 words
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    Perparations underway to welcome the Duke to the Berwick Show on October 27.

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  3. BERWICK
    The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 25 October 1934 p 4 Article
    Abstract: On Friday last two local lads escaped very serious injuries when the front tyre of a motor cycle blew but on the Princes Highway, near Centre 233 words
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    The Duke will see prize winning horses and cattle at the show

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  4. DUKE’S VISIT.
    The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 25 October 1934 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Interest will be shown in the arrival of the Duke of Gloucester, in Berwick, on show clay, at 5.20, after his visit to Yallourn. There his train will 42 words
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    Duke will arrive at 5.20pm and he will be gracefully welcomed

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  5. THE DUKE OF GLOUCESTER IN THE COUNTRY.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 29 October 1934 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: On his return journey from Canberra to Melbourne, the Duke of Gloucester was enthusiastically received in many country towns along the route. These p ... 92 words
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    Photo of the Duke at Berwick

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  6. POSTPONED BERWICK SHOW.
    The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 1 November 1934 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Owing to an excessive flooding of the show grounds, and to the many difficulties certain of the exhibitors would be required to encounter, it was 234 words
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    Show at Berwick postponed due to flooding

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  7. ROYAL VISITOR
    The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 1 November 1934 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A large gathering assembled on Saturday at the Berwick railway station, to take part in the welcome to H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester. The 343 words
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    Duke welcomed at the Railway Station - detailed report

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  8. Duke Passes Through Gippsland And Delights The Children MANY CENTRES VISITED IN WET WEATHER
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 3 November 1934 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: CHEERED all along the route of the Royal tour the Duke of Gloucester has seen bush and settled country in Since leaving Canberra on 2378 words
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    Detailed report of Dukes visit to Gippsland

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  9. WHERE IS THE BUNYIP?
    The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 8 November 1934 p 4 Article
    Abstract: When the Duke of Gloucester came to Berwick there was no doubt as to: the warmth of his reception, and the regard which followed him in his 146 words
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    Duke shown a wombat

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  10. GOR SAVE UP-TO-DATE PLAYED EVERYWHERE WITH DIGNITY AND COLOR. EVEN THE KOOKABURRAS ARE WHISTLING IT AT BERWICK.
    Labor Call (Melbourne, Vic. : 1906 - 1953) Thursday 8 November 1934 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Naturally the National Anthem was the tune most heard on this tour. It has been played with the dignity and the color of the Grenadier Guards; it has 164 words
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    National Anthem played with speaker box stuck up a tree.

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  11. Berwick Shire Council FRIDAY, AUGUST 21.
    The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 27 August 1936 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Present: Crs. S. A. Greaves (President), J.Dore, D. McBride, D. Boyd, J. Anderson, R. Ure, A. McKinnon, C. Wadsley, H. Knight, M. Bourke 1287 words
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    Petition from Berwick residents, asking that Station street, Berwick, be re-named “Gloucester avenue,” as a memento of the Duke’s visit.

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  12. Riverina News.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 31 August 1936 p 14 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Under Pakenham - The shire council has decided to alter the name of Station-Street, Berwick, to Gloucester-avenue.

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  13. Duke Remembered Berwick Show
    The Dandenong Journal (Vic. : 1927 - 1954) Wednesday 21 November 1945 p 7 Article
    Abstract: ALTHOUGH unable to accept the Berwick Agricultural Society’s invitation to this year’s show, H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester, through his A.D.C., has 45 words
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    ALTHOUGH unable to accept the Berwick Agricultural Society’s invitation to this year’s show, H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester, through his A.D.C., has written that he well remembers his previous visit to Berwick in 1934, which he enjoyed very much.

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