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    Accounts of whale sightings in South Australian waters, with a particular focus on Spencer Gulf. Created while researching for the documentary film 'Cuttlefish Country'.

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  1. COUNTRY NEWS. PORT AUGUSTA. NOVEMBER 2.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 6 November 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Miss Stockton is now progressing favourably towards recovery, the injuries sustained in the late accident not being so serious as at first expected. 343 words
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    Mention of a whale sighted between Point Lowly and Curlew Island, November 6, 1894

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  2. FATAL KICK BY A HORSE.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 10 March 1908 p 6 Article
    Abstract: CHARLEVILLE, March 4.—George Golding, son of William Golding, drover, of Bouiia, was kicked by a horse belonging to his father's plant when passing t ... 2510 words
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    Whale ashore near Fowler's Bay

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  3. REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES ALDINGA
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 17 August 1934 p 26 Article
    Abstract: A football match between Aldinga and Hillside, on the local ground was won by Hillside, by II goals to 6.—Recent rain has helped early crops consider ... 4085 words
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  4. WHALE AT PORT AUGUSTA
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Monday 15 June 1914 p 10 Article
    Abstract: PORT AUGUSTA, June 12.—This morning excitement was caused by the visit of a large whale to the harbour. The mammal swam leisurely along the front of ... 1761 words
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    Whale sighting in Port Augusta

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  5. Whale Seen In Gulf PORT AUGUSTA, July 30.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Monday 31 July 1950 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Port Augusta fishermen report that during the past few days they have seen a whale about 10 miles from Port Patterson. 39 words
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    Whale sighting near what's now known as Blanche Harbor

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  6. Whale seen in Gulf
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 29 July 1950 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Fort Augusta.—A 40-ft whale hM been been several times in the past few days about 10 miles off Port 51 words
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    Whale sighting near today's Blanche Harbor

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  7. 40-Ton Whale Caught
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 29 July 1947 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE FIRST WHALE killed by an Australian crew in Australian waters for many years was caught by the 10-ton chaser 84 words
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    First sanctioned whale kill in Australian waters by an Australian crew, 1947 (misinformation, as whaling occurred in SA waters with Australian crew in the 1800's)

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  8. PORT PIRIE, July 29.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Friday 30 July 1886 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Another disabled whale is reported in the gulf, and a whaling party from Port Augusta have gone in pursuit. The jawbones of the one captured and brou ... 57 words
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    Whalers chase quarry from Port Augusta

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  9. Whales Seen In Gulf PORT AUGUSTA, July 14.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 15 July 1953 p 8 Article
    Abstract: During the past week three whales have been seen in the Gulf not far from Port Augusta. Yesterday they 161 words
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    3 whales sighted near Curlew Island, south of Port Augusta, July 1953

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  10. Whale Takes Wrong Turning
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Tuesday 1 August 1950 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A whale seen by fishermen in Spencer Gulf at the week-end had probably "taken the wrong turning" in 123 words
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    Theory on whale migration, re: Spencer Gulf sightings in July1950

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  11. A WHALE STRANDED NEAR YATALA HARBOR. [By Telegraph] Port Pirie, June 14.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Tuesday 15 June 1886 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A magnificent whale is stranded near Yatala Harbor, on the eastern shore of Spencer's Gulf, between Port Pirie and Port Augusta, and directly at the ... 190 words
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  12. WHALES AT PT. AUGUSTA
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 26 July 1947 p 3 Article
    Abstract: PORT AUGUSTA.—Two whales cruised round in the vicinity of the hospital buoy, about a mile from shore, early 104 words
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    Two whales approach Port Augusta harbor

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  13. OUTWARD ENGLISH MAILS.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 5 June 1917 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr. J. R. Holding, postmaster, notifies that an English mail will close at Broken Hill on Thursday, June 7, at the usual times. 134 words
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    Brief account of school children viewing a whale in Port Augusta harbor

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  14. THE STRANDED WHALE. [By Telegraph.] Port Pirie, June 17.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Friday 18 June 1886 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Two fishermen brought a few tons of blubber up today from the stranded whale. One of them asserts that he measured the whale, and found it 83 feet lo ... 120 words
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    Locals capitalise on stranded whale 1886

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  15. DISCOVERY OF LARGE WHALE. Port Pirie, June 14.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 15 June 1886 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A black whale 70 feet long has been stranded 7 miles north of Ward's Spit. It is some 13 feet out of water. It was discovered on Friday by two fisher ... 67 words
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    Stranded whale discovered opposite Backy Bay, on the beach near Baroota

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  16. Carcase of Whale Seen
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 2 April 1938 p 24 Article
    Abstract: PORT PIRIE, Saturday.—The carcase of a calf whale, about 18 ft. long has been seen off Port Germen from dredge No. 3. which is working there. The 39 words
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    Calf whale carcass found, ravaged by sharks

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  17. PORT PIRIE, June 23.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Thursday 24 June 1886 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The injuries received by the little girl Pardy have terminated fatally. The apparent signs of rain dispersed this morning, but during today there hav ... 80 words
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    Standed whale is butchered with some remains preserved for museum(s)

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  18. "FLUKED" BY A WHALE. Off Victor Harbour when the State was Very Young. The Story of John Kerrison as Told
    Burra Record (SA : 1878 - 1954) Wednesday 13 February 1935 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Sitting in a chair, leaning forward somewhat and wearing heavy glasses one found John Kerrison, aged 75. He is hard of hearing these days, and 961 words
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    A man's accounts of his father's work whaling in South Australia

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  19. THE PORT BROUGHTON WHALE.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 16 January 1913 p 3 Article
    Abstract: KADINA, January 14.—Mr. J. G. Berry, Kadina manner for Bagot, Shakes, and Lewis, and Messrs. T. & E. Bowman and T. & K., Eglinton local butchers, wer ... 158 words
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    Whale ashore near Port Broughton

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  20. WHALE STRANDED. NEAR PORT BROUGHTON. PORT BROUGHTON, January 13.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 14 January 1913 p 8 Article
    Abstract: A whale, 70 ft. long, has been found stranded here near Fisherman's Bay, by a couple of men from Clement's Gap named Barnes and Sims. They have secur ... 54 words
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  21. A WHALE AT COWELL.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 27 September 1910 p 11 Article
    Abstract: FRANKLIN HARBOR, September 23. While Mr. W. S. Crabb and his men were shearing sheep at Entrance Island on Wednesday they noticed a huge whale in 62 words
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  22. 60 Ft. Whale Washed Up At Cornell
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Friday 19 April 1929 p 2 Article
    Abstract: COWELL, Thursday.—A whole, 60 ft. long, was found stranded on the beach oil J. A. Kaden's Shoal Point Station, 15 miles north of the town. 53 words
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  23. Whale Beached: Maypole Dancers
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Saturday 20 April 1929 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: 60 FOOT: WHALE WASHED ASHORE: The first photograph of a big whale-approximately 60 ft. long and 24 ft, in circumference-which was stranded on Warren ... 202 words
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  24. MARINE BOARD. THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 9.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Monday 13 September 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Present—Captains J. W. Smith (in the chair), J. Legoe, and A. McCoy, Messrs. R. Lindsay. H. C. E. Muecke, J. Formby, and J. Neill (wardens), and Mr. ... 2290 words
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    Whale sighted at Point Lowly, August 1886

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  25. WHALES OFF KANGAROO ISLAND.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 1 September 1909 p 8 Article
    Abstract: HOG BAT (K.I.), August 31.—Whales are seen almost right round the island coast. A few weeks ago a cow and her calf passed close by the township, the ... 214 words
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  26. CAPTURE OF A BLACK WHALE.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 24 August 1916 p 6 Article
    Abstract: While engaged in fishing off Prime's Run, on the eastern shore of St. Vincent's Gulf, on Tuesday, Messrs. F., T., and E. Tanner discovered a block wh ... 307 words
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  27. FIELD NATURALISTS' SOCIETY.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 21 July 1925 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday afternoon the Field Naturalists' Society members paid a visit to the Museum. Mr. Edgar. B. Waite the director, first took the part in han ... 652 words
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  28. THE COUNTRY. WHALES AT PORT NEILL.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 6 October 1911 p 11 Article
    Abstract: PORT NEILL, October 2.—There was great excitement here yesterday owing to the presence within 100 yards of the jetty of a large cow whale, about 60 f ... 3262 words
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  29. REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES BALAKLAVA
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Monday 29 July 1940 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Mr. A. W. Kimber was re-elected president for the fifth year in succession, at the annual meeting of the Balaklava Institute Committee, Other committ ... 1503 words
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  30. THE COUNTRY. A QUARTET OF ACCIDENTS. Point Bolingbroke, June 13.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 17 June 1904 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Last week, whilst a young man was driving a five-furrow stump-jumping plough over some very rough ground, he was thrown from the seat, and before he ... 2526 words
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  31. WHALE AND CALF.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 23 August 1911 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SECOND VALLEY, August 21.—This morning those who were on the jetty or on the hillsides viewed an unusual event off the coast. A few miles out were a ... 2006 words
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  32. THE COUNTRY. DEATH OF A NARRACOORTE RESIDENT.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 9 January 1907 p 4 Article
    Abstract: NARRACOORTE, January 7.—Mr. James McBain, an old and respected resident of this district, died at his residence, Stewart's Range, on Saturday, from h ... 5398 words
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  33. THE COUNTRY. A NEGLECTED TOWN. Nackara July 11.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 12 July 1904 p 8 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of farmers and other residents of the hundrad of Nackara was held here on Saturday to discuss railway grievances. Mr. T. O'connell was elec ... 4773 words
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  34. THE COUNTRY. JURYMEN EXCUSED.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 30 September 1908 p 8 Article
    Abstract: HORSHAM (Victria), September 2[?].— It seldom falls to one's lot to receive a summons to the hymeneal [?] and to a jury of country simulataneously, b ... 5732 words
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  35. THE TOTALIZATOR.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Wednesday 30 June 1886 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Rounsevell has to all appearance discarded finance for the present, and will exercise himself to-day in pleading the cause of the oppressed total ... 6006 words
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  36. MOUNT GAMBIER CALEDONIAN SOCIETY.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 23 August 1906 p 3 Article
    Abstract: MOUNT GAMBIER, August 21.—The annual meeting of the Caledonian. Society was held this evening. Chief A. Loutit presided. There was a fair attendance. 5953 words
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  37. THE COUNTRY. WENTWORTH POST-OFFICE.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 30 June 1909 p 13 Article
    Abstract: WENTWORTH, June 17.—Owing to the policy adopted by the late Commonwealth Government, the local post-office has been reduced from one of the most impo ... 8213 words
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  38. DIPHTHERIA OUTBREAK.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 6 August 1912 p 10 Article
    Abstract: KADINA, August 5.—This afternoon a special meeting of the Kadina District Council and the Board of Health was held to consider the outbreak of diphth ... 2290 words
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  39. THE MURRAY BRIDGE DRAMATIC CLUB.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 11 August 1908 p 8 Article
    Abstract: MURRAY BRIDGE, August 9.—A meeting of the above was held on Wednesday evening. Mr. Harford presided over a full attendance. Officers elected:—Stage m ... 5489 words
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  40. WHALES IN SPENCER GULF Two Seen by Fishermen WALLAROO, July 18.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Tuesday 18 July 1933 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Late yesterday, while proceeding from fishing grounds south of Wallaroo, Mr. F. Carlson and a friend saw two finback whales, each about 45 feet long, 325 words
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  41. THE WHALE. An Object of Interest. HUNDREDS VISIT SCENE.
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Saturday 2 February 1929 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Hundreds, of people visited Sulphur Creck bench yesterday and vicwed the body of the large whale which was cast up on the rocky shore about 200 yards 558 words
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  42. UNPLEASANT FAMILY but it HELPS to BUILD FORT
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 19 November 1932 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SECRETS of the Cephalopoda family, long hidden in the ocean, are beginning to be unravelled. A cuttlefish egg washed up recently at 1205 words
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  43. THE SOUTHERN WHALE FISHERY. Port Victor, September 5, 11.30 a.m.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Friday 6 September 1872 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Ranford's whale fishing crew have just caught a whale off Victor Harbour. It is apparently a large one, and a boat is now towing it up to the Fis ... 1237 words
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  44. These letters won awards
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 6 March 1954 p 7 Article
    Abstract: LETTERS from Sunshiners are always welcome. I like to know whether you are having a good time at school and all about your outings, your playmates, a ... 405 words
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  45. LOCAL TELEGRAMS. PORT AUGUSTA, February 17.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Tuesday 18 February 1879 p 5 Article
    Abstract: An inquest was held yesterday by Mr.Gower, S.M, on the two bodies found in the Runny mede's boat. The following verdict was returned :—" That the bod ... 445 words
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  46. FIFTY YEARS AGO From 'The Advertiser" July 30, 1886
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 30 July 1936 p 19 Article
    Abstract: A REWARD of £5,000 is offered by the Western Australian Government for the discovery of a goldfield within that colony and 274 words
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  47. Two Whales Seen Close To Shore At Port Augusta PORT AUGUSTA, July 27.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Monday 28 July 1947 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A number or people living in the vicinity of Hospital Hill this morning watched two wbales make uieir way up the 126 words
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  48. COUNTERVAILING DUTIES AND FISCAL RETALIATION.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 12 July 1881 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The impending difficulties in the commercial relations between England and France will require the exercise of all the wisdom and foresight of both 9492 words
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  49. THE CRISIS IN NEW ZEALAND.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Friday 11 July 1884 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Our last files from New Zealand bring as later information as to the crisis in New Zealand to which we referred about three weeks ago. It will be rem ... 8561 words
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  50. SOUTH AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE. ANNUAL MEETING.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Saturday 14 October 1882 p 5 Article
    Abstract: On Friday evening, October 13, the annual meeting of the South Australian Institute took place. Mr. C. Todd, C.M.G., occupied the chair. Little more ... 6945 words
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  51. TOPICS OF THE DAY. THE WEATHER.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 17 January 1905 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Griffiths on Monday morning stated: —"The change which commenced in South Australia on Saturday morning has since gradually extended inland, the ... 4528 words
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  52. THE COUNTRY. AN INJUEED HEAD. Horsham, September 22.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 25 September 1905 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. John Glover, drover, of McLachlanstreet, was the victim of a painful accident yesterday afternoon. He was leading a horse to water, when the anim ... 1925 words
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  53. SHIPPING. ARRIVED.—March 15.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 16 March 1895 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Tarawera, s.s., 2,003 tons, W. C. Sinclair, from Melbourne. Passengers Saloon: Mesdames Norman, Amos, Cu[?]ard and family (3). Parrat. Gadesden. Mall ... 2778 words
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  54. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. A STRANDED WHALE.
    The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times (Tas. : 1899 - 1919) Wednesday 17 July 1907 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Adelaide, Tuesday.—A sperm whale has been washed ashore near Fort Lincoln. This is a most unusual occurrence for that port. 26 words
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  55. MYSTERY "FISH" PIGMY SPERM WHALE RARE SPECIMENS Adelaide. April 28.
    Geraldton Guardian and Express (WA : 1929 - 1947) Thursday 29 April 1937 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The mystery "Fish" cast up on the Port Victoria beach have been identified by Mr. Hale, of the Adelaide Museum as a pigmy sperm whale and 77 words
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  56. VERY RARE FISH FOUND.
    The Charleville Times (Brisbane, Qld. : 1896 - 1954) Friday 21 May 1937 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A mystery fish cast up on the beach at Port Victor, South Australia, has been identified by the Director of the Museum as a pigmy sperm whale and 45 words
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  57. PORT GERMEIN, JUNE 28.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Wednesday 30 June 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The news just received that the Government intend spending £1,000 in making a good road through our main street, and also that it is intended to clea ... 133 words
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  58. FISH HAVE SAFE EASTER Weather Too Much For Anglers DAY OF RECKONING SOON
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 20 April 1938 p 20 Article
    Abstract: Anglers, recognised as among the hardiest of sportsmen, had. like other people, to give the weather best during the Easter holidays. Ever optimistic, 374 words
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  59. DEATH OF A WELL KNOWN-BREWER. MELROSE, June 24.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 26 June 1901 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Early on Saturday morning Mr. J. H. Jacka, proprietor of the Melrose Brewery, died at the age of 46 years. Mr. Jacka had been ailing for some time bu ... 1151 words
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  60. PIGMY WHALES FOR MUSEUM
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 29 April 1937 p 18 Article
    Abstract: The Director of the Museum (Mr. H. M. Hale) reported yesterday that a female pigmy sperm whale and calf had been received from Port Victoria. 126 words
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  61. A SPORTIVE WHALE.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Saturday 23 July 1921 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Our Port Victoria correspondent writes:— While Messrs. G. Glbson, W. Gibson, and H. Holding were out fishing a few miles from Port Victoria on 90 words
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  62. Scientists Continue Study Of Pigmy Whales
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 1 May 1937 p 19 Article
    Abstract: The Director of the Museum (Mr. H. M. Hale) and Professor Harvey Johnson, of the Adelaide University, yesterday continued the operations on the 80 words
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  63. ARDROSSAN, JULY 23.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Friday 27 July 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Ardrossan cricketers journeyed to Port Victoria on Friday last, and were beaten by 11 runs after an exciting game. J. Hill 36, M. Bowman 17, P. P ... 135 words
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  64. SOIL EROSION LABORATORY: RARE WHALES: SCHOOL CADETS
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 29 April 1937 p 22 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THE SITE at the Woite Research Institute, Urrbrae for the Ranson Mortlock Laboratory for soil erosion investigation. The foundation stone will be lai ... 193 words
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  65. A WHALE IN THE GULF. Ardrossan, August 27.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 30 August 1902 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A large whale was swimming about in the vicinity of the jetty early this morning, and it has kept in near shore all day. The appearance of the monste ... 69 words
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  66. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, TUESDAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 9 November 1892 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The funeral of the late Sir John Morphett took place this afternoon, and was very largely attended. At the request of the Premier, the House of Assem ... 361 words
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  67. AMBERGRIS ALONG COAST OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA Local Finds Are Often Made, Says Chemist
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Tuesday 29 January 1929 p 8 Article
    Abstract: MR Luther Scammell (managing director of F. H. Faulding, & Co., Limited) said yesterday that some years ago a piece of ambergris, weighing 28 lb., wa ... 151 words
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  68. A WHALE AT PORT AUGUSTA. Port Augusta, July 1.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 9 July 1904 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A whale. estimated to be from 50 to 60 ft. long, visited the harbor on Tuesday last. It was first observed coming up the gulf about 4 p.m., and passi ... 146 words
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  69. TUMBY BAY.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 16 July 1904 p 15 Article
    Abstract: July 9.—A meeting was held at the hotel last week to form a local rifle club. About 30 names were taken of persons willing to join, and the first pra ... 241 words
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  70. General news.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 19 January 1907 p 37 Article
    Abstract: Mounted-Constable Fisher, who has been stationed at Norracoorte for five years, has been transferred to Laura. A proclamation was issued in Executive 2374 words
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  71. WHALE IN SPENCER'S GULF. Hummock's Hill, August 22.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 2 September 1905 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A large whale has been disporting himself about Fake Bay for two day, and at times has been so close to the jetty as to afford a good view. He is est ... 99 words
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  72. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, Nov. 14.
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1954) Wednesday 15 November 1899 p 5 Article
    Abstract: James McLea, plasterer, fell from a scaffolding at a building in Freeman-street, to-day, and was killed instantly. E. A. Johns was to-day charged wit ... 218 words
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  73. Huge Whale Stranded. NEAR PORT BROUGHTON.
    Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail (SA : 1898 - 1918) Wednesday 15 January 1913 p 2 Article
    Abstract: News reached here yesterday that some fishermen had discovered a whale lying on the beach at Fisherman's Bay, about two miles north of 121 words
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  74. WHALING AT PORT LINCOLN.
    Southern Australian (Adelaide, SA : 1838 - 1844) Tuesday 5 October 1841 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THIS month (September) being the season when the whales take to "thedeep deep sea," after having visited the coasts for the purpose of depositing the ... 1097 words
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  75. Early Days Of South Australia PIONEERING THE WHALING INDUSTRY Struggles Between Rival Crews
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 4 July 1935 p 47 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The whaling industry around South Australian coasts was in existence before the official Proclamation of the colony. Once or twice in previous articl ... 3272 words
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  76. TRANSACTIONS OF THE STATISTICAL SOCIETY. (Orderedby the Society to be printed, 29t h Dec.)
    Southern Australian (Adelaide, SA : 1838 - 1844) Tuesday 4 January 1842 p 3 Article
    Abstract: THE Whale, as most persons are aware, is a warm-blooded fish of enormous size, from, which oil is procured; but it is not so generally known that the ... 3014 words
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  77. EARLY DAYS OF EYRE PENINSULA The Coming of Whalers and Sealers 2
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 22 March 1935 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Frederick Hamborg, mate of the brig Socrates, a sealing vessel from Launceston, was in Spalding Cove in 1832, anchoring on the eastern side. 1332 words
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  78. Monster Whale off Thistie Island Mr. Mortlock Tells of Thrilling Encounter 12-ft Blue Pointer Shark Killed
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 14 September 1934 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Mr. J.T. Mortlock, upon his return to Port Lincoln last week-end from a cruise in his motor yacht Martindale, told of thrilling encounters with 167 words
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  79. Whales In Spencer Gulf
    Recorder (Port Pirie, SA : 1919 - 1954) Friday 23 September 1949 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Two whales (probably a mother and a calf) visited Port Hughes recently. They disported there for some hours, sometimes within 40 yds. of the jetty, 99 words
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  80. Whales play near jetty
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 10 September 1949 p 41 Article
    Abstract: Two wh[?] one s[?] 50 ft. long, [?]restdests of Port Hughes when they sppeared suddenply off the 101 words
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  81. WHALE AT MOONTA BAY. ATTEMPT TO SECURE IT. MOONTA, August 24.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 25 August 1908 p 6 Article
    Abstract: There was considerable excitement at Moonta Bay this afternoon. A whale, from 70 to 80 ft. long, was sighted within 400 yards of the shore. Four of t ... 125 words
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  82. MOUNT BRYAN EAST, JULY 8.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Wednesday 15 July 1896 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An accident happened here on Thursday evening. Two elderly women named Mrs. Philips and Mrs. Davit were returning home about 9 o'clock when they drov ... 1192 words
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  83. COUNTRY REPORTS BOOBOBOWTE i
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 26 June 1930 p 14 Article
    Abstract: The weather continues to give grave anxiety. Bain. is urgently needed. The lucern flats especially need a good downpour.—An old-stylo dance was held ... 2502 words
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  84. WHALE STRANDED WASHED UP NEAR COWELL SIXTY FEET LONG MITCHELLVILLE, April 16.
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 26 April 1929 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Friday, April 12, a huge whale was washed ashore at Shoal Point. It measured 60 ft. long and 12 ft. high. It was carried out to sea when 89 words
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  85. CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY SHIPPING ARRANGEMENTS
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 12 December 1940 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Port Lincoln office of the Adelaide Steamship Co. Ltd., advises that the vessels Moonta, Minnipa and Quorna will maintain their customary 1021 words
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  86. Note Book Cuttlefish
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Saturday 17 May 1930 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: AT Port Noarlunga one Sunday, we climbed down the jetty steps on to the breakwater. The water was splashing against the rocks, and it 941 words
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  87. EYRE PENINSULA. THE OLDEST NATIVE-BORN RESIDENT.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 26 July 1927 p 17 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Bern two years after Eyre went averland to Albany. Mr. E. O. Swaffer claims to be the oldest native-horn resident on Eyre 1736 words
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  88. LATEST INTELLIGENCE MELBOURNE, Monday Evening. A LARGE WHALE.
    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Tuesday 15 June 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A whale, seventy feet long has been stranded close to the Catala Harbor, Spencer's Gulf. The finder expects to clear £300 out of it, 48 words
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  89. Whale Took A Wrong Turning?
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 3 August 1950 p 8 Article
    Abstract: A whale seen by fishermen in Spencer Gulf at the week-end had probably "taken the wrong turning" in 124 words
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  90. WHALES IN SPENCER GULF Two Seen by Fishermen WALLAROO, July 18.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 20 July 1933 p 53 Article
    Abstract: Late yesterday, while proceeding from fishing grounds south of Wallaroo, Mr. F. Carlson and a friend saw two finback whales, each about 45 feet long, 328 words
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  91. PORT LINCOLN.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 30 September 1905 p 14 Article
    Abstract: September 20.-Mr. John Stewart has just returned from a trip to the Commins' boring plant. The men have been paid off, and a site has been selected t ... 410 words
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    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 8 July 1932 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SOMETHING DIFFERENT in entrances. Erected at Tumby Bay, it consists of the jaw bones of a whale and the figurehead of the 31 words
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  93. TWO LARGE FISH Washed Up at Port Victoria PORT VICTORIA, Monday.
    Recorder (Port Pirie, SA : 1919 - 1954) Tuesday 27 April 1937 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Nearly every resident of Port Victoria and nearby districts visited the beach today to inspect two large fish, one 12 ft. long and the other more 115 words
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  94. SOUTHERN YORKE'S PENINSULA.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 1 December 1883 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Probably there are few portions of the colony so seldom visited, and, therefore, so little known as the extreme southern and south-western districts ... 4910 words
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  95. COUNTRY TELEGRAMS. AUBURN, October 2.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 6 October 1883 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The annual picnic in connection with Rice's Creek public school was held to-day on the picturesque grounds of Mr. Byrnes. The weather was fine, and t ... 2658 words
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  96. A WHALE STRANDED NEAR YATALA HARBOR. Port Pirie, June 14.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 19 June 1886 p 11 Article
    Abstract: A magnificent whale is stranded near Yatala Harbor, on the eastern shore of Spencer's Golf, between Port Pirie and Fort Augusta, and directly at the ... 193 words
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  97. Strange Marine Monster.
    Bunyip (Gawler, SA : 1863 - 1954) Friday 25 February 1938 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Last week, at about 10.30 in the morning, when Mr. A. Wilum, a wellknown Wallaroo (Spencer's Gulf) fisherman, was proceeding homewards 320 words
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  98. PORT LINCOLN'S CENTENARY
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 5 October 1939 p 6 Article
    Abstract: THE nine days sport and gala which opens on Saturday will culminate Port Lincoln's Centenary celebrations. Earlier in the year we saw 918 words
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  99. Possum's Post Office From Port Victoria
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 22 May 1937 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Dear Possum—I am very proud to think we have such clever poets and artists in our club. I like A. J. Tonkin's poems and Keith Turner's sketches in th ... 1766 words
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  100. The Chronicle THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 1937. RABBIT CONTROL
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 26 August 1937 p 39 Article
    Abstract: Despite the fact that fortune favors the big battalions, one must conclude that, for a creature which is neither powerful nor cunning, the rabbit has 2855 words
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  101. GENERAL NEWS. THE ADELAIDE SHOW.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 9 September 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Burgoyne, in the House of Assembly on Wednesday, intimated that next Wednesday he would move that the House at its rising adjourn until the follo ... 5883 words
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  102. Rural News In Brief TOWN IMPROVEMENTS
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 12 August 1953 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The new bridge over the railway at Chatfield terrace is nearing completion. The Wallaroo Corporation has 596 words
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  103. SOUTHERN YORKE'S PENINSULA. [From a Special Correspondent.]
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Thursday 29 November 1883 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Probably there are few portions of the colony so seldom visited, and, therefore, so little known as the extreme southern and south-western districts ... 4905 words
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  104. RAIN IN QUEENSLAND
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 1 October 1910 p 15 Article
    Abstract: CHAHRLEVILLE. September 27—Splendid rains loll here to-day an the result of thunderstorms. The live stock market id therefore animated. 9435 words
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  105. IGNOBLE END OF DEEP SEA LEVIATHAN
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Wednesday 18 December 1929 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Residents of Port Rickaby were inter ested in this whale, which was stranded recently. Even the dog Jumped enquiringly over the strange monitor. Muse ... 76 words
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  106. A STRANDED WHALE.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 9 December 1916 p 12 Article
    Abstract: WAURALTIE, November 27.—A whale has been stranded two miles north of Port Rickaby jetty. It is about 45 ft. long, and was very much cut, owing no dou ... 71 words
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  107. REPORTS FROM THE COUNTRY BUCCLEUCH
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 29 November 1929 p 32 Article
    Abstract: A strawberry fete was held in the hall. In the afternoon the Tallem Bend tennis team played a match against Buccleuch on the local courts. which was ... 4953 words
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  108. Science and Showmanship Secrets of the Museum
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 2 April 1938 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: BEHIND the scenes at the Adelaide Museum, remote from the rows of showcases of exhibits that 1978 words
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  109. Cut among the People
    Advertiser and Register (Adelaide, SA : 1931) Thursday 21 May 1931 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A FLOWER will often revive many memories. It may be a rose, a forget-me-not, or an hybiscus. In this case it was a sturt pea. Walking 1452 words
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  110. GENERAL NEWS
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 11 January 1934 p 12 Article
    Abstract: There is a fine fleet of yachts In the American River Kangaroo island, at present. The number is increasing rapidly. 1832 words
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  111. GENERAL NEWS. THE OVERLAND TELEGRAPH.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 23 August 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The overland telegraph line from Adelaide to Darwin, extending for a lenght of 1,975 miles, and bringing Australia into direct telegraphic communicat ... 3496 words
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  112. THE COUNTRY. TWO FIRES AT BERRT.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 16 June 1914 p 14 Article
    Abstract: RENMARK, June 10.—At "Berri, at about 11 p.m. on Saturday night, Mr. Joseph Najar's general store and the camp buildings occupied by Mr. F. C. Pflaum ... 4384 words
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  113. Lake View Reflections
    Northern Argus (Clare, SA : 1869 - 1954) Wednesday 10 January 1951 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Lake View, Tues, Jan. 9/51. ALL TRACE of the prolific harvest of 1950 has been chased away. First payments 444 words
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  114. DRUIDS' SMOKE SOCIAL AT PETERSBURG. Petersburg, January 15.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 25 January 1913 p 13 Article
    Abstract: On Wednesday evening the annual social of the Petersburg, branch of the United Ancient Order of Druids took place, and was one of the most suceessful ... 8929 words
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  115. MISCELLANEOUS.
    Northern Argus (Clare, SA : 1869 - 1954) Friday 16 July 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Most of the towns in the North had a share of the recent earthquake. A dividend of 12s will be declared shortly by liquidators of the Commercial Bank ... 1425 words
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  116. MISCELLANEOUS.
    Northern Argus (Clare, SA : 1869 - 1954) Tuesday 20 July 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Hon. J. C. Bray says he hopes to be able to submit to the Assembly the estimates by the end of this month. J. Banks, clerk in the railway departm ... 1698 words
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  117. THE STRANDED WHALE. Port Pirie, June 17.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 19 June 1886 p 21 Article
    Abstract: Two fishermen brought a few tons of blubber up to-day from the stranded whale. One of them asserts that he measured the whale, and found it 83 feet l ... 124 words
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  118. FISHING BOAT LIFTED OUT OF SEA ON BACK OF WHALE ADELAIDE, Wednesday.
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 14 July 1955 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A Port Pirie fisherman claims his boat was lifted out of the sea on the back of a whale. The fisherman, Donato Giola, said to-day: "I was fishing alo ... 202 words
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  119. LATEST INTELLIGENCE. SYDNEY, TUESDAY, 3.30 p.m.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Tuesday 15 June 1886 p 2 Article
    Abstract: CALLAGHAN'S tender has been accepted for contract 25-p, road Goulburn to Cooma; £289. The schooner Falcon, during the voyage from Sydney to Newcastle ... 235 words
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  120. Treasure Island?
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 29 June 1950 p 39 Article
    Abstract: DEAR ELEANOR BARBOUR— I noticed that "Flinders" again asked for stories of Port Lincoln pioneers, but evidently they are still remaining untold as fa ... 499 words
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  121. THE COUNTRY. WHALES NOW AND LONG AGO.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Saturday 24 July 1909 p 4 Article
    Abstract: VICTOR HARBOUR, July 22.—During the last week or two several whales have been seen quite close to the harbour. One day last week Mr. A. H. Dennis saw ... 1991 words
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  122. The Port Pirie Recorder. WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 1900.
    Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail (SA : 1898 - 1918) Wednesday 14 November 1900 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A Meeting is to be held to-night to discuss the electric lighting question. Music.—Professor Summerville arrived by train last night, and will 1218 words
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  123. COUNTRY TELEGRAMS. TEROWIE, July 29.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 31 July 1886 p 21 Article
    Abstract: The rainfall here this month has been 1,625 inches. No rain has fallen to day, and the sky is quite clear. The Silverton mail arrived this evening 490 words
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  124. LOCAL AND GENERAL. A WHALE OFF HUMMOCKY.
    Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail (SA : 1898 - 1918) Wednesday 23 August 1905 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Our Hummocky coorespondent writes: —" A large whale took up his abode in False Bay on Sunday, and has been close enough to the jetty at times to affo ... 1111 words
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  125. PORT PIRIE. November 8.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 17 November 1900 p 17 Article
    Abstract: On Wednesday evening Miss Scott, principal of the Girls' High School, was presented with a purse of sovereigns as an acknowledgment of the great work ... 1215 words
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  126. Telegraphic News. FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT ADELAIDE. June 14. COLONIAL & INTERCOLONIAL.
    North Australian (Darwin, NT : 1883 - 1889) Friday 18 June 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Referring to a telegram from Palmerston, published in to-day's REGISTER, suggesting the advisability of subsidising mining tests of deep sinking on N ... 795 words
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  127. General News.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 18 January 1913 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The exports from New Zealand for the year ended December 31 amounted to £20,078,606, as against £17,594,965 for the previous year. Mutton and lamb 853 words
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  128. SHIPPING NEWS. WIND IN THE GULF YESTERDAY. 8 a.m., N.E. 4 p.m., W. HIGH WATER ON THE BAR THIS DAY. 8 a.m. 8.30 p.m." ARRIVED (COASTING).
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Friday 5 August 1859 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Thursday. August 4—Gem. cutter. 59 tons, Jenkins, master, from Port Elliot. R and R. Main, agents. Cargo—3 bales wool, J. StIlling and Co.; 2 do. hid ... 1486 words
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  129. Current Topics.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 8 October 1898 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Dissatisfaction with the inadequate representation in the West Australian Legislature of the eastern goldfields has as[?]med an acute form, and it ha ... 3918 words
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  130. Items.
    Burra Record (SA : 1878 - 1954) Tuesday 3 August 1886 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Circus. Lecture. Dinners. To-morrow. 1122 words
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  131. Odds and Ends.
    Southern Argus (Port Elliot, SA : 1866 - 1954) Thursday 26 February 1885 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Don't forget the entertainment in the Institute Hall to-night. Send our volunteers oat to fight the rabbit and the sparrows. 1176 words
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  132. THE COUNTRY.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 21 July 1906 p 11 Article
    Abstract: CALLINGTON, July 20—The District Council of Nairne has decided to convents a meeting of chairmen of the councils in, the surrounding districts, to be ... 1604 words
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  133. GENERAL NEWS. FINANCE PROBLEMS.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 21 June 1917 p 4 Article
    Abstract: One of the questions which will engage the attention of the Premier (Hon. C. Vaughan) upon his arrival in Melbourne to-day will be that of the financ ... 4024 words
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  134. THE COUNTRY. A LONG JOURNEY.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 27 August 1908 p 8 Article
    Abstract: OODNADATTA. August 26.—The telegraph line pirty. Mr. A. Hewish being in charge, who left here about eighteen months ago. arrived at Six-Mile last wee ... 1731 words
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  135. MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS.
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Saturday 19 June 1886 p 17 Article
    Abstract: NATIONAL SHIPWRECK RELIEF SOCIETY.—At the committee meeting of the above society at the Exchange on Monday afternoon, it was reported (says the Heral ... 1777 words
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  136. THE COUNTRY. A NEW HOSPITAL. Minlaton, August 22.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 24 August 1905 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The opening of the new hospital took place last Thursday afternoon. There was a large attendance from every part of the district. The proceedings ope ... 4675 words
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  137. WHALE CARCASE OFF GERMEIN Seen By Crew of Dredge
    Recorder (Port Pirie, SA : 1919 - 1954) Saturday 2 April 1938 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The carcase of a calf whale had been seen from the dredge off Port Germein. on Thursday said Capt. C. Rogers, of Harbors Board Dredge No. 103 words
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  138. TWO FINGERS BLOWN OFF. Mantling, June 17.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 23 June 1917 p 20 Article
    Abstract: As the result of a [?], a loaded gun, which Mr. T. Pugh was carrying, went off, and the charge removed two of the fingers from his left hand. The inj ... 251 words
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  139. COUNTRY NEWS. HALBURY, June 14.
    Northern Argus (Clare, SA : 1869 - 1954) Friday 18 June 1886 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Want of water is still the cry in our midst, and it it to be hoped the desired element will soon pour down on us. It is with sincere regret that I ha ... 748 words
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  140. WHALE AT PORT AUGUSTA.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 20 June 1914 p 14 Article
    Abstract: PORT AUGUSTA, June 12.-Some excitement was caused on the wharf this morning br the appearance of a stray whale in the port. The huge fish swam 61 words
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  141. Whales Seen Near Port Augusta
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 31 July 1947 p 7 Article
    Abstract: PORT AUGUSTA.—A number of people living in the vicinity of Hospital Hill on Sunday watched two whales make their way up the 115 words
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  142. YANKALILLA. July 15.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1867) Saturday 19 July 1862 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A Magnificent flag for the Company of Volunteers here is now in a state of forwardness. It is being embroidered by the talented lady who a short time ... 757 words
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  143. TO CORRESPONDENTS.
    South Australian Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1895) Saturday 22 March 1890 p 4 Article
    Abstract: "MINSTREL." Crystal Brook.—Pitman's phonography. "H. W. WATT."—The sum of £2,500. "W. J. FRENCH," Strathalbyn.—No, but he may be 1188 words
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  144. Messages From Near And Far RAIN ALL THE WAY Books Reviewed
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 8 March 1934 p 56 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: DEAR ELIZABETH GEORGE—Here I am again after many miles of travelling and many months of silence. I am not yet at my journey's end. but 1098 words
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  145. Out Among The People
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 14 August 1947 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A FRIEND told me yesterday that all Torrensville. Lockleys and Underdale are said over the death of Mr. H. L. Strange, of 1026 words
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  146. SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. ARRIVED. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Friday 6 September 1872 p 4 Article
    Abstract: ALDINGA, steamer, 291 tons, W. McLean, master, from Melbourne September 3, Port Fairy 4th. J. Darwent, Town; J. Newman and Son, Port, agents. Passeng ... 1824 words
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  147. A STRANDED WHALE.
    Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail (SA : 1898 - 1918) Wednesday 25 April 1917 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr. A. Bassani has shown us a piece of baleen (whalebone in its natural condition), taken from the jaws of a mammal 35ft. in length, 62 words
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  148. Items of News.
    Bunyip (Gawler, SA : 1863 - 1954) Friday 17 September 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Our Girls" Thursday night. Boll np to tee the Comedy Company. Who it the heiress; go on Thursday night and see. 1018 words
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  149. Out among the People
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 11 October 1934 p 86 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: YOUTH had great victories during the week-end. What a wonderful achievement Jimmy Melrose put up! It seems only the other day that we 4526 words
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  150. PORT PIRIE. November 10.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 13 November 1900 p 7 Article
    Abstract: On Friday evening a special meeting of the Town Council was held for the purpose of testing its feeling on the question of cutting down the footpaths ... 552 words
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  151. A BOY DROWNED. KADINA, November 12.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 13 November 1900 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday about noon, Leslie Milkins, aged ten years, was drowned in a dam about three miles from the town. He, with two others had been out all mo ... 3020 words
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  152. REMINISCENCES OF A PIONEER Stories of Whales and Whaling Landlubbers Dabble in Oil-Gathering
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 5 June 1931 p 7 Article
    Abstract: About the year 1849 one of Mr. Borthwick's shepherds came to Port Lincoln, and reported to "Bobby" Swatter (a former policeman) who, 1728 words
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  153. Whale In Boston Bay
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 27 May 1943 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Much interest and excitement were evinced by citizens and visitors on Sunday last when a whale appeared in Boston Bay. The mammal hugged 54 words
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  154. WHALE IN BOSTON BAY
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 5 October 1939 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Friday afternoon, a large whale was seen cruising along a mile or so away from Port Lincoln in Boston Bay. Some of the people who 55 words
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  155. WHALE IN BOSTON BAY
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 19 August 1954 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A number of people travelling along the North Road stopped their cars to watch a whale swimming about 100 yards from tie shore on Tuesday 88 words
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  156. Whale In Boston Bay PT. LINCOLN, Sept. 23.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 25 September 1952 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Mr. L. Lee, owner of the pleasure launch Springbok, said a whale 50 feet long was in Boston Bay late 66 words
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  157. Whale In Boston Bay PORT LINCOLN, July 26.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 29 July 1938 p 24 Article
    Abstract: The unusual sight of a whale in Boston Bay on Monday morning created considerable excitement among spectators and business people alone Tasman 151 words
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  158. Another Whale In Bay
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 25 September 1952 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A fifty-foot whale was seen in Boston Bay last Tuesday afternoon. Skipper L. Lee, who took his 116 words
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  159. Whales At Port Lincoln PORT LINCOLN, July 6.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Tuesday 7 July 1953 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Three whales have been seen near Port Lincoln in the past week. On Wednesday Mr. Frank Schramm 67 words
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  160. WHALES SEEN NEAR PORT LINCOLN
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 9 July 1953 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Three whales have been seen sear Port Lincoln in the past two weeks.On Wednesday of last week Mr.Frank Schramm, of Port Lincoln, 109 words
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  161. Fisherman's Exciting Experience WHALE HOOKED NEAR KANGAROO REEF
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 23 July 1942 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The crew of the cutter Stormbird had an exciting experience when fishing near Kangaroo Reef at the north entrance to Boston Bay last week. 282 words
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  162. Whales at Port Lincoln: One Under Boat PORT LINCOLN, Saturday.
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 30 September 1939 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE appearance of two whales, each 40 ft. to 50 ft. long, in Boston Bay, Port Lincoln, late yesterday, caused great excitement. 170 words
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  163. MASTER OF KETCH INJURED
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 29 July 1938 p 6 Article
    Abstract: While the master of the ketch Reginald M. was endeavoring to start the vessel's engine on Sunday, it backfired. The sudden return of the 365 words
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  164. FIFTY YEARS AGO. —From The Register, .Thursday, June 30, 187O.—
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 1 July 1920 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Mr. H. L. Galbraith, formerly an inspector of sheep in the south-eastern district, has been appointed en inspector of police, but his duties wil be c ... 191 words
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  165. WAR SAVINGS CERTIFICATES
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 18 July 1940 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. J. E. Crotty, chairman of the Port Lincoln War Savings Commit:—tee, reports that Lincoln has now subscribed £15,852 to war savings 792 words
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  166. PORT LINCOLN. June 13.
    South Australian Chronicle and Weekly Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1868 - 1881) Saturday 18 June 1870 p 15 Article
    Abstract: We have been favored with fine growing weather lately, warm and genial, with sunshine and showers. The farmers in the Tunby Bay District are in good ... 682 words
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  167. EYRE PENINSULA. A PARLIAMENTARY VISIT. INDUSTRIES AT PORT LINCOLN. Port Lincoln, October 10.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 11 October 1926 p 19 Article
    Abstract: The members of the Parliamentary party, who arrived by the Paringa this morning, at once began their busy itinerary of Eyre Peninsula. The trip from ... 1386 words
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  168. BOSTON BAY IN 1841. An Interesting Old Article.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 31 August 1911 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Mr. R. Correll, of Flinders street, has lent us a copy of The Penny Magazine, an old English periodical which begin its issue for January. 1842. with ... 1699 words
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  169. THE COUNTRY.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Friday 9 July 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: GOOLWA, July 8.—Shipping has been rather brisk lately as far as the number of arrivals of steamers is concerned, and at times the whole wharf accommo ... 1910 words
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  170. MR. CRACKNELL ON THE PORT AUGUSTA TELEGRAPH.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Wednesday 15 June 1870 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Seeing that South Australia has committed herself to the overland telegraph, she will have abundance of Job's comforters. Some of them have spoken ou ... 5300 words
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  171. ALLANDALE EAST.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 1 October 1927 p 14 Article
    Abstract: September 23.—Farmers are becoming much concerned over the continued dry spell. The crops are just it that critical period when supplementary rains w ... 13222 words
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  172. WHALES IN BOSTON BAY
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 23 August 1945 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Considerable interest was evinced in Port Lincoln at the appearance of two whales in Boston Bay yesterday. They were still in the 46 words
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  173. Two Whales At Port Lincoln
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 2 September 1948 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Last Tuesday afternoon two whales appeared in Boston Bay for a short while. Spouting water, they swam to within about 100 yards of 37 words
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  174. WHALES IN BOSTON BAY COW AND CALF SEEN ALONG NORTH SHORE
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 15 August 1940 p 1 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday morning, Mr. R. S. Ainslie reported having seen two whales near the shore close to Boston House. One appeared to be over 60 99 words
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  175. WHALES IN BOSTON BAY TODAY
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 4 September 1941 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Two whales, apparently a cow and calf, were seen in the bay today. They were first sighted about 30 yards off the Port Lincoln town jetty 172 words
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  176. PORT LINCOLN
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Saturday 29 February 1840 p 4 Article
    Abstract: WE understand that Dr Harvey has sent to Mr Newman, at Port Adelaide, a block of freestone used for building at Port Lincoln, and plentifully found a ... 636 words
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  177. Whale Washed Ashore At Port Lincoln
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 24 March 1949 p 1 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday night, a whale estimated to be about 24 feet long, was washed ashore on the tide at Proper Bay, a few hundred yards from the 105 words
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  178. Whale Lifts Boat PORT LINCOLN, Sept. 2.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 3 September 1953 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A whale, estimated by Mr. S. K. Pederson, of Port Lincoln, to be 70 feet long, swam under Mr. Axel 116 words
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  179. Rare Whale Found At Port Lincoln
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 29 January 1948 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A 12-ft. whale found dead in shallow water at Proper Bay, near Port Lincoln, two weeks ago, has been identified by the 126 words
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  180. MISCELLANEOUS NEWS. WHALE AT PORT LINCOLN.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 20 September 1905 p 8 Article
    Abstract: A correspondent states that the residents of Port Lincoln were considerably startled a few days ago by the appearance in the bay of what appeared at ... 1657 words
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  181. WHALE AT PORT LINCOLN. ADELAIDE, September 19.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Wednesday 20 September 1905 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An enormous whale entered the Port Lincoln harbor last week, and stayed in the vicinity for four days. All attempts to capture it were unsuccessful. 33 words
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  182. Large Whale Ashore Near Pt. Lincoln PORT LINCOLN, July 17.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 18 July 1952 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The body of a whale between SO and 60 feet long has been found at Proper Bay, near Port Lincoln. 84 words
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  183. Oil From Stranded Whale PORT LINCOLN, July 25
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 26 July 1952 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Many sightseers nave travelled to Proper Bay to see the carcase of the 50-foot whale, which was stranded 84 words
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  184. THE COUNTRY. A WHALE AT PORT LINCOLN.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 26 September 1905 p 3 Article
    Abstract: PORT LINCOLN, September 23.—A whale and its eaif in the bay caused exeitement in the town last. week. The monsters came within 20 wards of the jetty, ... 2637 words
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  185. Small Whale At Proper Bay DISCOVERED BY PORT LINCOLN SCHOOL BOYS
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 22 January 1948 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Last Sunday, three Port Lincoln boys—Kevin King, Laurie Vahlberg and Wally Vivian—discovered a small whale stranded on the rocks 306 words
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  186. PROVINCIAL TELEGRAMS. PORT LINCOLN, November 3.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 4 November 1884 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A dead whale, about 20 feet long, has peen washed ashore in the bay. 21 words
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  187. A WHALE WASHED ASHORE.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 20 July 1907 p 13 Article
    Abstract: PORT LINCOLN, July 13.—A sperm whale, 22 ft. in length, was washed-ashore at Billy Light's Point, near Port Lincoln Proper Bay. Messrs. Sawyers Bros. ... 48 words
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  188. RARE WHALE WITH DINKUM OIL
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 29 January 1948 p 4 Article
    Abstract: ADELAIDE. — A 12ft. whale found dead in shallow water at Proper Bay, near Port- Lincoln, two weeks ago, has been identified 125 words
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  189. VERY LIKE A WHALE!
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 28 May 1914 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Residents of Port Lincoln, while driving near North Shields on Sunday, saw a whale, which they estimated to be between 40 and 60 ft. long. They watch ... 76 words
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  190. Whale Stranded At Bay
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 17 July 1952 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The Body of a whale, estimated to be from 50 to CO feet long, has been found at Proper Bay. Mr. Arthur White, who has a shack 117 words
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  191. Two Whales Visit Port Lincoln PORT LINCOLN, June 19.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 20 June 1952 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A big crowd watched two whales which came into Boston Harbor at 10 a.m. today. One eyewitness, Mr. Colin 82 words
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  192. Blackfish Shot NOT UNCOMMON HERE KIND OF WHALE
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 20 November 1931 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Blackfish, one of which was shot by Mr. C. R. Ridgway from the fishing cutter Jennifer, while cruising oft Thistle Island, recently, are not 189 words
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  193. A WHALE IN TOWN. TO THE EDITOR.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 20 December 1881 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Sir—The authorities of the S. A. Institute having purchased the remains of the whsle tound at Port Lincoln, have cansed them to be deposited in the y ... 105 words
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  194. 1O0FT. WHALE SIGHTED OFF SOUTH AUSTRALIAN COAST KETCH'S NARROW ESCAPE Adelaide Friday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Monday 2 November 1931 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Hundred feet whales are scarce in South Australian waters, but on Saturday the ketch Alert unexpectedly came on one and had a narrow escape from 243 words
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  195. Shipping Report. ARRIVED.
    Southern Australian (Adelaide, SA : 1838 - 1844) Tuesday 29 September 1840 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SEPT. 23.—The schooner Jane Flaxman, 20 tons, Robertson, master, from Port Lincoln. SEPT. 29.—The ship Martin Luther, about 500 tons, from Greenock, ... 217 words
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  196. To the Editor.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 4 September 1913 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—As an old resident of former days in Broken Hill. I sometimes feel sufficiently interested in the place still to have a glance at "The Barrier 346 words
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  197. KANGAROO ISLAND. Nepean cay, November 30.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 11 December 1860 p 3 Article
    Abstract: in consequence of the di[?]cuity experienced in for warding letters at this season of the year I must mate this my last communication. At any future ... 287 words
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  198. MISCELLANEOUS.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Saturday 8 November 1884 p 3 Article
    Abstract: H.M.C.S. PROTECTOR.—It has been arranged that the Protector, which has lately undergone a through overhaul and cleaning, and now looks clean and fres ... 987 words
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  199. PORT LINCOLN. [From our own Correspondent.] September 7.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Tuesday 10 September 1861 p 3 Article
    Abstract: After weeks of unseasonable changes the weather appears to have cleared up, and since the 1st inst. has been quite cheerful and smiling. The Lubra ar ... 640 words
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  200. SOUTH AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Wednesday 21 December 1881 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of the beard of governors of the South Australian Institute was held on December 18. Present-His Honor the Chief Justice (in the chair), Me ... 471 words
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  201. Out among the People Jack Lowe In Bed
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 4 March 1937 p 66 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A FEW days ago Jack McGowan motored me down to Somerton to see his father-in-law, Jack Lowe, who is at his home and is recovering from 3598 words
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  202. THREE PIONEERS. A REMARKABLE GATHERING.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 22 September 1903 p 5 Article
    Abstract: An interesting meeting took place on Saturday afternoon, when three octogenarian pioneers met at the residence of Mr. Henry Kelly, Burlington street 1651 words
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  203. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. STRANDING FOUR WHALES.
    The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times (Tas. : 1899 - 1919) Saturday 20 December 1902 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Adelaide, Friday.—Edgar Menners, a fisherman, drove four whiles ashore at Frackers. The smallest whale is 18ft long. The "catch" is a very valuable 31 words
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  204. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. WHALES STRANDED ON THE BEACH.
    The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times (Tas. : 1899 - 1919) Tuesday 13 October 1903 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Adelaide, Monday.—Five whales have' been stranded on the sea beach, and fishermen have obtained a large quantity of blubber. 50 words
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  205. South Australia For Whales!
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 23 June 1934 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The ordinary landsman is hardly aware that whaling close in-shore was once common. The "right" or black whale, as distinct from the "sperm," 1004 words
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  206. RARE BEAKED WHALE. BONES OF HUGE KANGAROO. DISCOVERIES IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA. Adelaide, June 5.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 9 June 1931 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The carcase of a rare beake whale and the bones of a huge kangaroo between 12 and 14 feet high are among the discoveries of the 142 words
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  207. This Fish Story Needs No Exaggeration
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 13 October 1944 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Some of the 200 whales that were stranded on Prime's Beach, near Two Wells (South Australia) recently. The beach was strewn with the whales for a dis ... 62 words
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  208. Pioneers' Association Meeting
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 28 September 1938 p 16 Article
    Abstract: An illustrated talk on "Some History of the South Australian Railways, was given by the Railways Commissioner. (Mr. C. B. Anderson) at the annual 217 words
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  209. Two Whales at Bay
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Tuesday 5 October 1943 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Two whales were seen off Cape Northumberland on Sunday afternoon. The previous week, two whales were seen for three days 116 words
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  210. Whales Stranded Near Victor
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Saturday 7 February 1931 p 25 Article
    Abstract: VICTOR HARBOUR, Friday.—Two whales said by the Curator of the Adelaide Museum (Mr. H. M. Hale) to be very rare specimens, have been washed up on the ... 99 words
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  211. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, Friday.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 20 December 1902 p 7 Article
    Abstract: It is understood that at an early date an appointment of a successor to Lord Tennyson as Governor of South Australia will be made. 57 words
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  212. TWO WHALES.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 19 October 1903 p 6 Article
    Abstract: On Thursday, when the cutter Janet was making for Port Adelaide, with a load of salmon, she sighted two large whales about 10 miles off the Althorpes ... 157 words
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  216. FOUND IN A BOTTLE
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 6 August 1911 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Mr. H. Ellis, Corney Point. Yorke's Peninsula, has forwarded to us a water-stained sheet of the Adelaide Steamship Co.'s letter-head note-paper. 189 words
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  217. Early Days Of South Australia Exploration Of The West Coast Puny Natives Of Streaky Bay
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 19 December 1935 p 50 Article
    Abstract: Examination of the coast of Eyre Peninsula in the early days was a slow, tedious task. The reports o f such explorers as Captain Lees, Samuel Stephen ... 2930 words
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  218. SIR MOSES MONTEFLORE.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Wednesday 12 December 1883 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The entrance of Sir Moses Montefiore upon his hundredth year has naturally excited almost universal attention throughout Great Britain, and "been 6083 words
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  219. News From Country Centres GENERAL NEWS
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 21 June 1934 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Farmers are busy seeding at Halbury. Feed has sprung up again and more rain is needed. Most farmers are putting in crops 1510 words
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  220. WHALE AT STREAKY BAY Washed Up On Beach
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 9 February 1939 p 40 Article
    Abstract: Following reports by fishermen that a giant fish had been washed up on the beach near Wharff's Point, off Pig[?]ace Island, Streaky Bay, a party 162 words
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  221. When Whales Drove In The Fish
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 28 October 1948 p 29 Article
    Abstract: DEAR ELEANOR BARBOUR—Now that Cyre Peninsula is so closely settled in some parts, I wonder if the people there ever give a thought to those who pione ... 492 words
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  222. Whale Menaces Ketch. 100-foot Monster in S.A. Water Adelaide Wednesday.
    The Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954; 1998 - 2002) Thursday 29 October 1931 p 2 Article
    Abstract: How the ketch Alert had a nar row escape from collision with a whale said to be about 100 ft long was described today by Capt. D. J 185 words
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  223. " ADVANCE AUSTRALIA."
    Southern Australian (Adelaide, SA : 1838 - 1844) Wednesday 19 June 1839 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SOUTH Australia is advancing with the strides of a young' giant. Not a day passes by without yielding some new discovery of her capabilities, or 6404 words
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  224. The Southern Australian. Quid verum atque decens curo, et rogo, et [?] in [?]s sum.—HOR. Ep., Iib. l.ep.l, v. 11. ADELAIDE: WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14,1839.
    Southern Australian (Adelaide, SA : 1838 - 1844) Wednesday 14 August 1839 p 3 Article
    Abstract: His Excellency the Governor returned to town on Saturday last, after an absence of three weeks. It is reported that His Excellency will shortly make ... 1330 words
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  225. MR. HAWDON.
    Southern Australian (Adelaide, SA : 1838 - 1844) Wednesday 28 August 1839 p 4 Article
    Abstract: OUR readers are aware that Mr. Hawdon and Lieutenant Monday effected a journey from Port Phillip to this place, in a tandem, in the short space of on ... 4652 words
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  226. A WHALE.
    Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail (SA : 1898 - 1918) Wednesday 18 August 1909 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Passengers by the steamer Karratta, when returning from Kangaroo Island yesterday, observed a whale off Henley Beach. The 42 words
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  227. Whale Watching
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 7 April 1949 p 32 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: It is not an uncommon thing for a whale to be seen on our coastlines these days. Here is how to 214 words
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  228. A STRANDED WHALE.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 14 May 1927 p 42 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A BABY BLUE WHALE. 27 FEET IN LENGTH, STRANDED ON THE BEACH AT HALLETT'S COVE. Krishock, photo. 20 words
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  229. A STRANDED WHALE
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 3 October 1925 p 37 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: ON THE BEACH AT PORT WAKEFIELD. A blue whale, 28 ft. long, was recently stranded on The Pines beach, near Port Wakefield. 25 words
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  230. A SPORTIVE WHALE.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 22 August 1911 p 8 Article
    Abstract: NORMANVILLE, August 21.—A large whale was observed by Mrs. Samuel Dixon and party off the Gorge Rocks on Saturday afternoon. From all appearances it ... 78 words
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  231. A STRANDED WHALE.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 7 May 1927 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The beady of a stranded whale, about 30 ft, long, was discovered early on Friday morning at the mouth of the creek at H[?] Cove, by Messrs. T. H. Rya ... 118 words
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  232. "ROYAL PROPERTY. 70-Feet Stranded Whale.
    Recorder (Port Pirie, SA : 1919 - 1954) Monday 10 August 1931 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A whale, which has been washed up near Cape Spencer on the southern side of Yorke's; Peninsulat has attained a new dignity, for it is now a 264 words
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  233. WHALE'S HEAD AT MUSEUM
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 10 February 1931 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The head of the male "bottle-nosed" beach between Victor. Harbour and port Elliot last week, has been brought 109 words
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  234. WHALE AT VICTOR HARBOUR.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 16 August 1917 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Our Victor Harbour correspondent writes:—On Sunday afternoon lost a large whale was seen heading straight in to within 300 yards of the Bluff. The cr ... 153 words
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  235. A WHALE AT GLENELG.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Wednesday 5 October 1898 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The waters of Holdfast Bay were graced with an unexpected and novel visitor on Tuesday afternoon. A whale, estimated to be from 60 to 80 ft in length ... 463 words
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  236. WHALE INVASION NEAR TWO WELLS
    Bunyip (Gawler, SA : 1863 - 1954) Friday 13 October 1944 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A Two Wells garage man, Mr. Erti King, on Thursday afternoon of last week hurriedly seized the phone to tell the biggest fish story 498 words
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  237. A WHALE AT MARINO.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 17 December 1896 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A few days ago one of the well-cutter men reported at Glenelg that he had soon a which in the gulf, though he was reticent as to the exact locality i ... 321 words
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  238. WHALE IN BAY HUMPED-BACK SPECIES
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 4 January 1929 p 1 Article
    Abstract: It is reported that a whale, of the humped-back species, has been seen in the Bay recently. 22 words
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  239. A LARGE WHALE. Cape Jervis, April 20.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Monday 22 April 1889 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A large whale is off Cape Jervis, and at present throwing a volume of water fully twenty feet in the air at intervals, the spray remaining in the air ... 54 words
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  240. WHALE AT VICTOR Start Stay
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 6 August 1927 p 5 Article
    Abstract: This morning at about 8 o'clock a huge whale was discerned in the vicinity of the breakwater at Victor Harbor. After disporting itself for a while it ... 46 words
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  241. A WHALE AT VICTOR HARBOR.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 3 July 1909 p 14 Article
    Abstract: VICTOR HARBOR, June 28.-A whale came in on a tour of inspection this morning. Several residents (saw the fish. It did some spouting and went out roun ... 38 words
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  242. A WHALE AT HALLETT'S COVE.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 9 May 1927 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The whale which, was washed [?] at the month of the creek which runs into the sea at Hallett's Cove, attracted many visitors on Saturday and Sunday. ... 145 words
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  243. 70-Ft. Whale Enters Port River ADELAIDE, Sunday.
    Recorder (Port Pirie, SA : 1919 - 1954) Monday 19 July 1948 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Two whales—the first ever seen there—spent several hours in Port River today. Length of the larger one was estimated oy fishermen at 70, ft. 64 words
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  244. Wandering Whale Causes Concern WILLUNGA, Sept. 9.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 10 September 1952 p 15 Article
    Abstract: A Medindie businessman reported to the Willunga police at 6 p.m. on Sunday that be bad seen what he 119 words
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  245. WHALE IN ST. VINCENT GULF.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Tuesday 28 September 1920 p 6 Article
    Abstract: It has been reported to the Marine Board that a dead whale, stated to be from 90 to 100 it. in length, is floating about 3 ft. out of the water in th ... 493 words
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  246. Whale Seen At Cowell COWELL. Aug. 13.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 14 August 1954 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A whale has been reported by local fishermen to be in shallow water near the entrance to Franklin 56 words
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  247. A WHALE IN THE GULF. Ardrossan, August 27.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 6 September 1902 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A large whale was swimming about in the vicinity of the jetty early this morning, and it has kept in near shore all day. The appearance of the monste ... 69 words
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  248. BIG WHALE AT VICTOR HARBOR. Victor Harbor, June 15.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 25 June 1904 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Great excitement has been caused in this neighborhood by the visit of a huge whale. The whale, with its calf, was seen on Wednesday cruising around E ... 113 words
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  249. A YOUNG BLUE WHALE. Adventure in the Gulf.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Saturday 19 September 1925 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The pursuit of whales is usually held to be a hazardous business and, though the securing of a skeleton of a stranded specimen may not involve more t ... 1807 words
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  250. Shots Fired At 70 ft. Whale VICTOR HARBOR, August 18.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 19 August 1950 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Interest in the presence of the cow and calf whale which have been playing around in the harbor for the past few 138 words
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  251. Vessel Cuts Whale In Two
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Thursday 25 July 1929 p 2 Article
    Abstract: While labouring in a heavy following sea about 150 miles west off the Neptune Island lighthouse on Monday morning the freighter Koollga struck 73 words
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  252. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, Thursday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 6 November 1891 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The ship Theophane, which went ashore at the Sir Joseph Banks Group, in Spencer's Gulf, some months ago, and was refloated, has salied for Sydney, 103 words
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  253. LIALEETA OR WHALE? OBJECT OFF CAPE NORTHUMBERLAND. MELBOURNE, Thursday.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Friday 19 June 1925 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At a late hour last night the Deputy Director of Navigation (Capt. Bolger) was notified that the steamer Mackarru, at 10 o'clock last night had sight ... 122 words
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  254. AMBERGRIS FOUND IN
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 16 January 1947 p 3 Article
    Abstract: ADELAIDE— A piece of ambergris weighing 3 3/4 lb. has been found by a fisherman on Rocky Beach, 284 words
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  255. SOUTH AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Wednesday 22 August 1883 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of the board of governors of the South Australian Institute was held on August 17. Present—Dr. Stirling (in the chair), Mr. Everard. Hon. L ... 362 words
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  256. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Wednesday 6 August 1856 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Via Melbourne we have advices from Adelaide to tho 28th instant. The search for gold is still prosecuted in South Australia, though rewarded hitherto ... 709 words
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  257. Bank Holidays
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 21 September 1934 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Bank holidays will be observed at the following towns on Eyre Peninsula next week :—Cowell, Tuesday; Minnipa, Wednesday ; Ceduna, 646 words
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  258. EYRE PENINSULA. A PARLIAMENTARY VISIT. INDUSTRIES AT PORT LINCOLN. Port Lincoln, October 10.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 16 October 1926 p 50 Article
    Abstract: The members of the Parliamentary party, who arrived by the Paringa this morning, at once began their busy [?]inerary of Eyre Peninsula. The trip from ... 1464 words
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  259. INFLUX OF SMALL WHALES 200 Stranded Near Dublin
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 12 October 1944 p 28 Article
    Abstract: Stated to be the biggest stranding of whales on the Australian coast ever recorded, nearly 200 small black whales of the species 199 words
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  260. No Burial Of Whales
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 7 October 1944 p 3 Article
    Abstract: THE 240 black whales, ranging from 10 ft. to 16 ft. long, stranded near Prime's Beach are not to be buried, but will be left 119 words
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  261. NINETY YEARS AGO From The Register, August, 1839
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Monday 5 August 1929 p 5 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday and Sunday a. violent gale occurred at Encounter Bay. The brig Rapid, belonging to Messrs. Hack & Co., rode out the gale with 246 words
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  262. WHALE CAUGHT IN THE GULF.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 24 August 1916 p 6 Article
    Abstract: While fishing off Primes Run, on the eastern shore of St. Vincent Gulf, on Tuesday, Messrs. F. T. and. E. Tanner discovered a black Whale in the shal ... 230 words
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  263. LARGE WHALE ASHORE.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 11 December 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: MOUNT GAMBIER, December 5.—A large black whale, about 60 ft. long and 10 ft. high is ashore on the beach at Maggotie Point. Carpenters. Rocks. It was 40 words
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  264. Country Intelligence LANGHORNE'S CREEK, OCT. 12.
    Southern Argus (Port Elliot, SA : 1866 - 1954) Thursday 14 October 1909 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The anniversary service of the Methodist Sunday School was held on Sunday evening last. The service was conducted by Rev. W. H. Role. Suitable hymns ... 632 words
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  265. OLD-TIME MEMORIES. AN ANCIENT WHALER.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Monday 29 January 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Cease, rude Boreas, blustering railer, List 1 ye landsman, all to me; Listen while a hardy sailor Tells of dangers of the sea. 2345 words
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  266. THE W[?]ALING SEASON
    South Australian Gazette and Colonial Register (Adelaide, SA : 1836 - 1839) Saturday 11 November 1837 p 1 Article
    Abstract: IF the past season has not been unprecedently successful, it has not certainly been owing to the scarcity of fish in the waters of South Australia. T ... 281 words
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  267. Advertising
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Tuesday 23 April 1929 p 2 Advertising
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  268. COUNTRY NEWS.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Friday 4 June 1926 p 6 Article
    Abstract: ALLANDALE EAST, June l.—During the past week we have experienced dense fogs, and the foghorns of passing steamers have been plainly audible. The firs ... 6482 words
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  269. HUGE WHALE STRANDED. NEAR PORT BROUGHTON.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 17 January 1913 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Fishermen discovered a big whale lying on the beach at Fisherman's Bay about two miles north of Port Broughton last Tuesday. The animal measured 58 words
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  270. GENERAL NEWS. MINING REVIEW.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Friday 11 November 1927 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The Department of Mines has issued a review of mining operations in this State for the half-year ended June 30. It contains special articles by the 557 words
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  271. First Crowns Minted:: Miner's Refusal
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Wednesday 5 May 1937 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: AUSTRALIA'S FIRST CROWN PIECES began to ponr at £2000 per hour from two machines in the Royal Mint, Melbourne, last week. ABOVE: Some of the glitteri ... 200 words
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  272. South Australia Extracts. WE have received The Southern Australian to the 29th ultimo. EXTRACTS.
    The Colonist (Sydney, NSW : 1835 - 1840) Saturday 27 July 1839 p 4 Article
    Abstract: MORE SPECIAL SURVEYS.—Since our last, the Adelaide Survey Association have taken a special survey on the west coast of Gulf St. Vincent, at the head ... 1205 words
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  273. MARINE BOARD. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 11 September 1886 p 23 Article
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  274. The Port Pirie Recorder. SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 1900. MANY HAPPY PETURNS.-- Mr. T. C.
    Port Pirie Recorder and North Western Mail (SA : 1898 - 1918) Saturday 3 March 1900 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Simpson, J.P., our well-known, respected, and popular Townsman, completed the fiftieth anniversary of his birth yesterday. Residents will join 1750 words
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  275. MARINE BOARD. MONDAY, JULY 14.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 15 July 1879 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Present—Captain R. H. Ferguson, S.M. (President); Captains J. W. Smith, J.P., and D. Tapley and Mr. J. Formby (Wardens); and Mr. T. N. Stephens (Secr ... 1341 words
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  276. Huge Blackfish Washed Ashore At Kingston Kingston, March 13.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 16 March 1940 p 2 Article
    Abstract: I huge blackfish or dolphin was washed up at Long Beach, Kingston, Seventeen feet in length, it had a tremendous girth. At Fisherman's Camp, 61 words
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  277. WHAT WAS IT? Giant Fish Attacks Boat THRILLS NEAR WARD'S SPIT
    Recorder (Port Pirie, SA : 1919 - 1954) Monday 21 May 1934 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A FISHING party of four— Messrs. F. Stenghel and J. P. Carlson, Mrs. Carlson and her sister, Miss Esther Richardson— 283 words
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  278. Wh[?]e lifts Boat Out of Water
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 3 September 1953 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A Whale estimated by Mr. S. K. Pederson, of Port Lincoln, to be 70 feet in length swam under Mr. Axel Steuross's boat Rion Rita 104 words
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  279. NOTES AND QUERIES. WHALES IN THE GULF.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 15 September 1909 p 14 Article
    Abstract: From W. George Randall:—"The paragraph in The Register referring to whales in the gulf recalls to mind a somewhat similar incident that happened also ... 346 words
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  280. MAILS. General Post Office, June 11, 1847.
    South Australian (Adelaide, SA : 1844 - 1851) Friday 11 June 1847 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mails will be despatched as under— For Sydney and New Zealand, by the "Joseph Albino" to Sydney, this day, at twelve o'clock; and by the "Phantom" to ... 141 words
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  281. FIFTY YEARS AGO
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 2 December 1931 p 17 Article
    Abstract: SHOPKEEPERS generally appear to be waiting a definite expression of public opinion before introducing 205 words
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  282. Ship News.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Tuesday 1 September 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The following vessels are laid on for Sydney direct, in Harvey's shipping list of the 2nd of May:—May 2, Richard Webb, 486 tons, Steele, from Plymout ... 662 words
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  283. EARLY WHALING OPERATIONS AT SLEAFORD BAY Station Established there in 1837 Historical Review of Western Coastline
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 15 June 1934 p 5 Article
    Abstract: In a letter to the Kirton Point Progressive Association, read at the last meeting, interesting information concerning Sleaford Bay, Cape Wile's, the ... 1080 words
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  284. PORT LINCOLN. September 7.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1867) Saturday 14 September 1861 p 3 Article
    Abstract: After weeks of unseasonable changes the weather appears to have cleared up, and since the 1st inst. has been quite cheerful and smiling. The Lubra ar ... 641 words
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  285. TOURIST POSSIBILITIES OF WEST COAST INVESTIGATED Trip to Sleaford, Fishery Bay and Redbanks Rugged Coastal Scenery Impresses
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 13 April 1934 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Convened by the Mayor (Mr. R. F. Poole), under the auspices of the recently formed Port Lincoln Tourist Association, a representative party of townsm ... 1203 words
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  286. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. (From South Australian Gazette.)
    The Sydney Herald (NSW : 1831 - 1842) Friday 5 July 1839 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Journal of ROBERT COCK, in April and Ma[?] 1839, kept during a Voyage of Investigation on account of the Adelaide Survey Association. 5667 words
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  287. Items.
    Burra Record (SA : 1878 - 1954) Friday 2 November 1888 p 2 Article
    Abstract: High times, Cables working again. More strikes in Sydney, Rain wanted everywhere. 780 words
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  288. SHIPPING NEWS. ARRIVED. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Monday 1 November 1869 p 2 Article
    Abstract: YOUNG CHIEF, cutter, 15 tons, G. McKay, master, from Port Wakefield. Cargo—110 bags wheat, J. Darwent. PET, barque, 269 tons, J. B. Burch, master, 2011 words
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  289. PORT LINCOLN AND ITS NEIGHBOURHOOD. BY NEALES BENTHAM, E.S.Q. (From the South Australian Magazine for November.)
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Saturday 4 December 1841 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In South Australia, as in all new colonies, it has been too much the custom with interested parties to decry one part of the colony with the view of ... 2293 words
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  290. Colonial Statistics. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.
    The Colonist (Sydney, NSW : 1835 - 1840) Thursday 23 November 1837 p 2 Article
    Abstract: DESCRIPTION AND POSITION.—Where is South Australia? a number of persons will ask. It is in New Holland, or Australia, as it is now generally called, ... 3752 words
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  291. BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Monday 18 June 1906 p 3 Article
    Abstract: South Australia, the proposed site of the now colony of that name, lies between the 132° and 141° of east longitude, and from the South Coast it comp ... 2337 words
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  292. SOUTH AUSTRALIA.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 12 July 1854 p 4 Article
    Abstract: We have intelligence from Adelaide to the 7th inst. The journals contain little of general interest. The elections for Hindmarsh, West Torrens, and V ... 3457 words
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  293. THE SLEAFORD COUNTRY.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 10 April 1909 p 14 Article
    Abstract: PORT LINCOLN, April 1.—Visitors to Port Lincoln invariably take a road journey to see the Southern Ocean in its grandeur, travelling through the 567 words
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  294. REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES BALHANNAH
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 23 June 1937 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Under The auspices of St. Thomas's Women's Guild a masquerade ball was hold in the parish hall. Miss Rayson's orchestra supplied the music. The Judge ... 5475 words
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  295. General News.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 11 September 1909 p 38 Article
    Abstract: Our Sydney correspondent telegraphed last Monday—His Excellency the Governor-General, through his private secretary, stated to-night that there was a ... 6420 words
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  296. News Of The Week At Home
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 7 June 1934 p 40 Article
    Abstract: Mr. R. H, Martin was granted leave of absence for six months by the Advisory Board of Agriculture last week. He is on a visit abroad. 4809 words
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  297. WITH THE COMMISSION IN THE WEST. JOTTINGS AND IMPRESSIONS.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 8 June 1911 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Much had been heard of the successful construction and easy working of cheap lines of railway in Western Australia, so the Northern and Eyre's[?] 1913 words
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  298. Out among the People A Friendly Willie Wagtail
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 4 June 1931 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: THOSE who have gardens and are fond of our native birds know from experience how tame the Willie Wagtails and robin redbreasts become. But 4314 words
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  299. THE FIDES. To the Editor of the ADVERTISER.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Monday 11 June 1860 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir—May I ask you to announce, if it is not yet known in Adelaide, that a vessel, probably the Fides, from London, has been wrecked somewhere in Inve ... 586 words
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  300. STRANDED WHALES.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 22 November 1916 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Our Millicent correspondent writes:— Mr. R. M. Campbell last week found a big whale on the beach opposite the Salt Lake, on the seaward side of Lake ... 188 words
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  301. ARDROSSAN.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 17 September 1927 p 15 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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  302. "Salmon Gums" Remembers Fuchsias And Storms On Yorke Peninsula
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 21 June 1945 p 34 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: DEAR ELEANOR BARBOUR— It is quite a long while since I wrote yon, and I bad hoped to get it done while away at the seaside and to reply at the same t ... 1030 words
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  303. The Week.
    South Australian Weekly Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1881 - 1889) Saturday 13 October 1883 p 10 Article
    Abstract: On receipt of the sad news of the death of Bishop Short a message expressive of the deep sorrow felt throughout the diocese was telegraphed by Bishop ... 8771 words
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  304. GENERAL NEWS STRANDED WHALE
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 1 June 1934 p 26 Article
    Abstract: A whale 52 feet long became stranded on The Spit, a sandbar three miles from Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, early this week. It was seen in the water 58 words
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  305. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, THURSDAY.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 31 May 1889 p 3 Article
    Abstract: As the steamer James Cowrie was coming from Kangaroo Island she collided with a large whale between Cape Jarvir and Yankalilla. The shock at first st ... 112 words
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  306. MORE WHALES.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 25 August 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: KINGSCOTE, August 23.—A school of whales, five or six in number, was seen close in shore at D'Estree Bay, on the south coast of Kangaroo Island, one ... 38 words
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  307. WHALE 40 FT LONG.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 18 August 1909 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The passengers by the steamer Karatta returning from Kangaroo Island on Monday afternoon at abort 5 o'clock outside the track of steamers 92 words
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  308. COASTAL GALES VESSELS DELAYED CAPTAIN'S SLEEPLESS VIGIL
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 25 July 1929 p 9 Article
    Abstract: According to officers and crews of vessels which have reached Port Adelaide during the last two days, the storm along the coast, between Port Phillip 468 words
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  309. SOUTH WESTERLY GALES STEAMERS HAVE ROUGH PASSAGES. A WHALE CUT IN HALVES Adelaide, July 24.
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1954) Friday 26 July 1929 p 1 Article
    Abstract: According to officers and crews of vessels which have reached Port Adelaide during the last two days the storm along the coast between 303 words
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  310. AN ADVENTURE WITH A SHARK. [BY TELEGRAPH.] ADELAIDE, Thursday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 7 June 1900 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Bumbellow, of Encounter Bay, had an exciting experience with a monster shark in the bay yesterday. He threw overboard a shark but, which was almo ... 177 words
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  311. Migrating Birds: Stranded Whale: Flying Woman:
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 28 June 1934 p 35 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: NOT BLOSSOM, BUT PARROTS. Recently shell parrots were migrating north in large numbers. A flock of them stopped on the way to rest in a dead tree, on ... 423 words
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  312. The Advertiser Children's Section Hunting The Black Whale In SA.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 20 June 1953 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Probably not many of you have ever seen a whale, but there was a time when the Black Whale, sometimes called the Right Whale, was Quite commonly foun ... 857 words
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  313. THE PASSING SHOW Sam Weller Touch
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 2 December 1948 p 9 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Dec. 1: The Russian delegate (Mr. Lifanov), who was the central figure in yesterday's more serious 584 words
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  314. THE TICKERA WHALES. Tickera, February 29.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 5 March 1904 p 12 Article
    Abstract: A law case that has caused considerable amusement locally was heard last week at the Local Court, Kadina. It was the outcome of Mr. Edgar Manners' ha ... 242 words
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  315. PROVINCIAL NEWS. Mount Gambier, August 3.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Thursday 4 August 1892 p 5 Article
    Abstract: To-day was observed aa Arbor Day in Mount Gambier. All the schools in the town were invited to assist, but only the public school and the ladies' Col ... 1733 words
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  316. General News.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 28 August 1915 p 34 Article
    Abstract: The Right Hon. Sir John Forrest; P.C., M.H.R., celebrated his 68th birthday on Sunday. Mr. T. Oliver, Uraidla, clerk of the 1885 words
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  317. Out Among The People A Blush Defined
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 28 August 1947 p 67 Article
    Abstract: THE Rev. Albert H. Kenner writes me from the Baptist manse, Kapunda:—"Your paragraph, Has Blushing Vanished? amused and 2007 words
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  318. Out Among The People Visitors To Callington
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 21 August 1947 p 43 Article
    Abstract: WHEN people alighted from the train at Callington the other day, the station master (Angus Watts) was holding quite a levee of 2090 words
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  319. Whales Seen At Port Augusta
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 14 August 1947 p 9 Article
    Abstract: PORT AUGUSTA.—Commonwealth railway employes transhipping goods at the wharf at about 6 o'clock last Friday night saw 92 words
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  320. WHALES AGAIN AT PT. AUGUSTA Approach Close To Wharf PORT AUGUSTA. August 8.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 9 August 1947 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Commonwealth railway employes transhipping goods at the wharf a about 6 o'clock last night saw two la[?]ge whales at few yards from the 146 words
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  321. Out of the Mail Bag Diggers' Club
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 14 October 1944 p 4 Article
    Abstract: IN its clubrooms under the grandstand at Prospect Oval the local sub-branch of the R.S.L. has a fine collection of pictures and trophies. 1188 words
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  322. THREE-MILE LIMIT PATRIOTS
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 17 December 1942 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Calwell. Labor member for Melbourne in the House of Representatives, who, by tacit agreement, seems to have assumed the 3531 words
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  323. Busy Street and Quiet Corner "RECORDER" CASUALTY
    Recorder (Port Pirie, SA : 1919 - 1954) Monday 29 June 1942 p 2 Article
    Abstract: TODAY I have seen a copy of a letter sent to his home by Sgt. Wireless Air-Gunner Max Barkla, who before enlistment in the R.A.A.F. was a member 572 words
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  324. Wireless Telephony REEVESBY ISLAND AND PORT LINCOLN CONNECTED
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 10 July 1941 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Reevesby Island now has a daily wireless telephone service with Port Lincoln. The Mayor of Port Lincoln (Mr. R. F. Poole) was present at Mr. 799 words
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  325. News From Country Centres
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 8 August 1940 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A resident of Blyth for 49 years, Mrs. M. A. Duke celebrated her 80th birthday recently. Mr. Michael, M.P., has been 2158 words
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  326. REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES ANGASTON
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 2 August 1939 p 14 Article
    Abstract: The Angaston Tennis Club's annual social included the presentation of trophies won in the recent tournaments Takings were £2 15.6. Mr. G. L. Holmes w ... 1885 words
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  327. REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES ANGAS PLAINS
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 22 July 1938 p 25 Article
    Abstract: Arbor Day was. celebrated at the Angas Plains school, when trees were planted. The chairman of the school committee (Mr. L. H. Moar) presided, and th ... 3919 words
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  328. REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES BURRA
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 21 July 1938 p 17 Article
    Abstract: At the annual meeting of the local branch of the C.W.A. the president (Mrs. I. J. Warnes) was in the chair. The annual report read by the secretary ( ... 3257 words
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  329. Out among the People Damper And Browney
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 20 September 1934 p 66 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: J. SYD. SMITH, Beulah Park, asks if any reader can explain the origin of the word damper, and what are the true ingredients in the mixture of this 4408 words
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  330. Real Life Stories Of South Australia BEFORE ADELAIDE WAS BORN Scraps From Kangaroo Island
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 29 December 1932 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Older than the State itself is Kangaroo Island, where the first immigrants settled before coming to the mainland. But years before 1836 the island wa ... 2060 words
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  331. Out among the People Snakes and Golf
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 8 October 1931 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A FRIEND of mine who finds diversion in golf puLed up a trouser leg last night and showed me an angry rash where a bee had stung him just 4275 words
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  332. REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES BURRA
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 7 June 1934 p 19 Article
    Abstract: The annual ball of the golf club was a great success. Held in the institute, originality marked the decorative scheme, which included life-size caric ... 3361 words
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  333. From The Country ARDROSSAN
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 9 February 1933 p 14 Article
    Abstract: The sea scouts' yacht Sea HawK called at Ardrossan, the crew, under District Scoutmaster Dunn, being entertained at a social by the 1st Ardrossan tro ... 15637 words
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  334. THE NORTHERN TERRITORY. Palmerston, October 24.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Thursday 18 January 1872 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Patterson's Expedition arrived safely at Port Darwin, and measures were promptly taken by the leader to get his working parties on to the "land l ... 3821 words
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  335. OUR LIFEBOAT SYSTEM.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Friday 12 January 1872 p 5 Article
    Abstract: It is difficult to over-estimate the importance to a maritime country of an adequate provision for the protection of the shipping frequenting its wat ... 4739 words
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  336. STRANDED WHALE.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 21 September 1918 p 23 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SEA MONSTER WASHED ASHORE. This whale, 87 ft. 4 in. long, was stranded at Highcliffe Pram, near Streaky Bay, on September 8. It ia one of the largest ... 54 words
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  337. Discovered a Whale.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 28 September 1918 p 24 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: TWO GIRLS WHO RUN A FARM. These two young ladies. Misses Olga and Nancy Bockelberg, of Streaky Bay, found the whale, a photograph of which was reprod ... 60 words
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  338. Is The Whale Doomed? Whale Catcher At Work
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 27 November 1947 p 16 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Seventeen expeditions with about 175 "catchers" are moving towards the Antarctic for the official opening of the whaling season on December 8. Upon t ... 1323 words
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  339. VERY LIKE A WHALE.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Friday 2 September 1927 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A photograph of the 8-ft porpoise which was harpooned in the vicinity of the ferry at Tailem Bend on Saturday morning. 51 words
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  340. Rare Whale Washed Ashore: Heavy Rains Flood Subway: | Aboriginal Study
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 10 January 1936 p 30 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A RARE WHALE was washed ashore at Port Lone, near Fort Wakefield, early this week. Named the [?] but commonly known as the porpoise whale from New Ze ... 305 words
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  341. Rare Whale: Rowing at Port: Interstate Cricket:
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 15 February 1934 p 34 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: HEAD OF A RARE WHALE. It was stranded recently on the beach at Streaky Bay. The photograph was shown to the Director of the Museum, who identified it ... 428 words
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  342. Rare Whale: Biggest Baby: Scene at Port Said:
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 16 January 1936 p 32 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: WATER STONE OF HERMANNSBURG. A quaint aboriginal legend attaches to the stone shown in the picture, situated a few miles from the Hermannsburg Missio ... 474 words
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  343. Vessel Strikes Whale In Bight
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 21 August 1937 p 23 Article
    Abstract: A whale about 25 feet long was struck by the Dutch motor ship Almkerk on Wednesday morning while the ship was in the Bight. About 11 a.m. a jar 127 words
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  344. WHALES IN THE BIGHT ONE STRUCK BY STEAMER Melbourne. Aug. 10
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 11 August 1928 p 4 Article
    Abstract: When the Australian-India line steamer Ozarda, which reached Melbourne to-day after an absence of 6 years, was between Fremantle and 107 words
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  345. A WHALE AT PORT ADELAIDE.
    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Thursday 24 August 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A great deal of interest was aroused at Port Adelaide yesterday by the sight of a large black fish, a small species of whale, which was lying between ... 140 words
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  346. AT A GLANCE THE BUSY MAN'S COLUMN
    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Wednesday 15 January 1913 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Forecast:—"Fine, with cool to moderate temperatures. South-east to east winds chiefly." Two lepers have escaped from the Peel 1040 words
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  347. Wallaroo Times. WALLAROO: SATURDAY, MAY 28.
    The Wallaroo Times and Mining Journal (Port Wallaroo, SA : 1865 - 1881) Saturday 28 May 1870 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ONE issue, more particularly interesting to persons in this locality, raised during the general election, referred to the method for determining the ... 8847 words
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  348. A WHALE ASHORE. Good Haul by Glenelg Fishermen. [BY TELEGRAPH.] ADELAIDE, Thursday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 17 December 1896 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A few days ago it was reported at Glenelg that a whale had been seen in the Gulf of St. Vincent. On Monday L Pennington and J. Goldfinch, 103 words
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  349. THE LOCH VENNACHAR.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 14 October 1905 p 43 Article
    Abstract: The ship's spar brought to Pork Adelaide a few days ago by the fishing cutter Janet, and believed to Lave belonged to the lost ship Loch Vennachar, h ... 327 words
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  350. STRONG GALE. ON SOUTH AUSTRALIAN COAST. WHALE CUT IN HALVES. ADELAIDE, Thursday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 26 July 1929 p 12 Article
    Abstract: According to officers and crews of vessels which have reached Port Adelaide during the last two days, the storm along the coast between Port Phillip ... 191 words
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  351. WHALE STRANDED. NEAR PORT BROUGHTON.
    The Kadina and Wallaroo Times (SA : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 15 January 1913 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A whale, 70 feet long, was fouud at Fort Brougbton, near Fisharman's Bay, on Monday by a couple of men from Clement's Gap, named Barnes and Sims. 271 words
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  352. TOPICS OF THE DAY DEAD WHALE IN THE GULF.
    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Tuesday 28 September 1920 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A remarkable obstruction to navigation. believed to be a dead whale, has been reported to the South Australian Marine Board, The monster [?]s srated ... 103 words
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  353. BLUE WHALE A TSTREAKY BAY.
    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Saturday 14 September 1918 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Museum Director (Mr. Edgar R. Waite) left for Streaky Bay on September 10 in consequence of the receipt of a telegram to the effect that a large 197 words
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  354. A RARE WHALE.
    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Thursday 13 February 1919 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Director of the Museum (Mr. Edgar [?] Waite) has returned from Kingston, where [?] had been to examine and obtain the bones [?] a marine mammal M ... 326 words
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  355. PORT AUGUSTA. [From our own correspondent.] December 2.
    Kapunda Herald (SA : 1878 - 1951) Friday 9 December 1881 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Since my last writing this town has had considerably more than its fair share of excitement. First we had to receive the Chief Justice, on the occasi ... 1439 words
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  356. Harpoon Found in Rocks RELIC OF WHALING DAYS FISHERY BAY PICNIC
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 14 December 1934 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Arranged by the Port Lincoln Life Saving Club, a picnic was held at Fishery Bay last week-end. Over 100, made the trip, travelling in seven cars 171 words
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  357. PORT LINCOLN. List of Vessels entered at Port Lincoln, during the Quarter ending June 30th.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Saturday 18 July 1840 p 7 Article
    Abstract: April 8, the brig Porter, 252 tons, having on board His Excellency the Governor. Mrs Gawler, and suite, Capt, Lipson, Police, and a general cargo. Sa ... 456 words
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  358. EARLY HISTORY OF PORT LINCOLN Whales and Whaling in 1840 Conflict With Hostile Natives
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Friday 8 January 1932 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Col. Light, the first Surveyor-General of South Australia, arrived in Boston Bay in August, 1836, in the brig Rapid. He tound that the 1808 words
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  359. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. PORT LINCOLN WHALING COMPANY.
    The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Saturday 25 April 1840 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Since the publication of our last number, Port Lincoln has made great progress towards what we all hope and anticipate its becoming a place of import ... 238 words
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  360. GENERAL NEWS
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 19 October 1933 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Frosts have not been so prevalent at Belalie North for some time, and as a result the gardens have come on extremely well. 1708 words
    • Tagged as: whale, Robe
    • Text last corrected on 24 August 2014 by anonymous
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  361. THE COUNTRY. RAILWAY MOTOR CAR. ANOTHER BREAK DOWN.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 11 January 1907 p 9 Article
    Abstract: MOUNT GAMBIER, January 9.—The railway motor car is evidently not a reliable means of locomotion. Several times it has refused to work satisfactorily, ... 3412 words
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    • Text last corrected on 23 July 2015 by anonymous
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  362. CORNERING MERCHANDISE.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Monday 19 December 1881 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The monetary operation known in America as "cornering" is beginning to cause some anxiety in the public mind lest that apparently growing abuse of ca ... 5742 words
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  363. Whale Skeleton Being Prepared As Museum Exhibit
    Port Lincoln Times (SA : 1927 - 1954) Thursday 1 April 1948 p 15 Article
    Abstract: The Director of the Adelaide Museum (Mr. H. M. Hale) has advised that the skeleton of the Pigmy Right whale found at Port 80 words
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  365. A STRANDED WHALE.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 18 September 1918 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Director of the Adelaide Museum (Mr. Edgar R. Waite) returned from Streaky Bay on Sunday after having inspected the large whale which was recentl ... 374 words
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  366. WHALES AT VICTOR HARBOR. SOME REMINISCENCES. Victor Harbor, July 20.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 22 July 1909 p 11 Article
    Abstract: During the last week or two several whales have been quite close to the harbor. One day last week Mr. A. H. Dennis saw two at the Waitpinga cliffs, a ... 1109 words
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  367. Savage Monster Holes Boat PORT PIRIE, Monday.
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Monday 21 May 1934 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A FISHING party of four—Messrs. F. Stenghel and J. P. Carlson and Mrs. Carlson and her sister, Miss Esther Richardson—were provided with 351 words
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  368. Heard Whales "Whistling"
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Thursday 18 March 1948 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Port Victoria fisherman Mr. George Gibson heard a pecullar whistling sound while fishing in Spencer's Gulf 91 words
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  369. SKIPPER SIGHTS HUGE WHALE Ketch Has Narrow Escape
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Thursday 29 October 1931 p 6 Article
    Abstract: HOW the ketch Alert had a narrow escape from collision with a whale, said to be about 100 ft. long, was described today by Capt. E. J. Wright, of 269 words
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  370. "Royal Fish"---Title Due to Standed Seventy-Foot Whale
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 8 August 1931 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A WHALE, which has been washed up near Cape Spencer, on the southern side of Yorke's Peninsula, has attained a new dignity, for it is now a Royal 255 words
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  371. COLLISION WITH WHALE Steamer Treverbyn Shaken
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Monday 29 October 1923 p 6 Article
    Abstract: When the steamer Treverbyn was a few miles from Port Adelaide on her way to Sydney her propeller cut to pieces a 60-ft. whale. 199 words
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  372. Close-Up of Stranded Whale On Beach Near Two Wells Whales Not To Be Buried
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 7 October 1944 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: People near Primes' Beach will have to make the best of a bad job for the next week or so until the 200 whales stranded on the beach have decomposed ... 325 words
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  373. Stranded Whales Drift From Prime's Beach
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Monday 23 October 1944 p 4 Article
    Abstract: LONELY, uninhabited Prime's beach has lost its greatest claim to fame. The 200 whales which were standed there more 129 words
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  374. Whale Seen In Gulf, Say Fishermen
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Monday 2 September 1946 p 1 Article
    Abstract: PORT AUGUSTA.—Messrs J. Absolam and W Rischmueller experienced fishermen reported to-day that while fishing near Blanche 175 words
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  375. Whale seen in Boston Bay
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Wednesday 2 September 1953 p 5 Article
    Abstract: PORT LINCOLN, Wed.: A large whale estimated to be about 60 ft. long was seen swimming in Boston 40 words
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  376. Ship's Screw Kills 25 ft. Whale
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Friday 20 August 1937 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Passengers, officers, and crew in the Dutch freighter Almkerk, which arrived at Port Adelaide from Rotterdam today, were startled when the vessel 190 words
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  377. 2 whales off Victor
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Monday 14 August 1950 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Two whales were seen by many visitors at Victor Harbor yesterday, sporting in the water about 200 139 words
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  378. BOAT'S ATTEMPT TO CATCH WHALE
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Friday 18 August 1950 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Victor Harbor.—Scenes reminiscent of Victor's old whaling days were seen today when the shark-fishing schooner Cape Torrens attempted to capture a wh ... 116 words
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  379. Whale Causes Race For Shore
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 27 May 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: PORT VINCENT.—While a fleet of boats was fishing for snapper on the Orontes Bank, about 11 102 words
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  380. A WHALE ASHORE.
    Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 - 1924) Monday 27 November 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A large whale of the black species was stranded and died on the [?]ch at Sandy Point, about 50 miles from Edithburgh. The rough weather last week mus ... 60 words
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  381. Frightened By Whale
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Tuesday 25 May 1948 p 1 Article
    Abstract: PT. VINCENT, May 24. While a fleet of boats was fishing for snapper on the Orontes Bank, 92 words
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  382. PEN INSULA HAPPENINGS.
    Kapunda Herald (SA : 1878 - 1951) Friday 10 June 1904 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Jetty due: and dissatisfaction still abound along our coasts, and the man who landed the whale the other day at Port Arthur is inwardly wondering if ... 533 words
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  383. South Australia. ADELAIDE, Tuesday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 14 October 1902 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A movement has been started with a view to the construction of a narrow guage railway from Edithburgh to the Salt Lakes. The line 132 words
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  384. A BIG FISH.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 22 August 1925 p 18 Article
    Abstract: PORT WAKEFIELD, August 12.—Early last week a huge fish (black in color and messuring 26 ft. 7 in. in length) was stranded on the beach near Port Arth ... 109 words
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  385. COUNTRY NEWS. Melton, May 19.
    The Kadina and Wallaroo Times (SA : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 21 May 1904 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A whale of the rorqual species 33 feet long was found stranded in 4 feet of water at Port Arthur on Sunday last, and secured by Mr W. Godfrey. The wh ... 300 words
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  386. Large whale sighted near Robe
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Wednesday 20 September 1950 p 21 Article
    Abstract: A whale, estimated to be about 60 ft. long, was sighted in Guichen Bay, Robe, today. A resident said the whale 129 words
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  387. Whales Were Once Plentiful Off S.A. Coast
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Friday 29 July 1938 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A few stray whales from Antarctic seas made their way to the southern coasts of Australia each year, said the Director of the Museum (Mr. H. M. 86 words
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  388. Whales and 40-ft. Sharks In S.A. Waters
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 28 February 1942 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SOUTH Australian waters still have plenty of whales up to 80 ft. long, and millions 740 words
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  389. EAST-WEST RAILWAY.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Monday 11 August 1913 p 10 Article
    Abstract: PORT AUGUSTA, August 8. - The work for the week shows considerable advance. The temporary line at Yorkey's Crossing is completed, and trains pass ove ... 1884 words
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  390. REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES CHARLESTON
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 19 January 1935 p 19 Article
    Abstract: Tennis matches were resumed after having been postponed for several weeks on account of unfavorable weather. Mount Barker Methodist defeated Charlest ... 2213 words
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  391. PAVING THE WAY SYNOPSIS
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 15 February 1936 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Under command of Captain Eli Larch the sailing ship the Mary was wrecked off the coast of the Coor[?]ng in 183—with the loss of many hands. One of th ... 6985 words
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  392. WHALES IN SPENCER'S GULF. Kadina, December 17.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 27 December 1902 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Edgar Manners, a fisherman, of Tickera, had a novel experience on Monday last. Four whales were floundering about in the water, the smallest one ... 135 words
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  393. STRANGE MARINE MONSTER. SEEN IN SPENCER'S GULF.
    The Kadina and Wallaroo Times (SA : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 16 February 1938 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday morning last, about 10.30 Mr A. Wilum, a well known Wallaroo fisherman, whilst proceeding homeward in his boat, had a strange and 308 words
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  394. Riches In A Whale's Stomach
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 18 January 1947 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: FOR centuries, ambergris floating off shore or dumped by the waves on the beach has been the big 521 words
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  395. Blue-whale fossil remains found
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 19 November 1974 p 3 Article
    Abstract: ADELAIDE, Monday. — Science students from Murray Park College of Advanced Education, 163 words
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  396. A REMARKABLE FISH STORY.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Tuesday 17 January 1905 p 4 Article
    Abstract: An extraordinary incident occurred during the trip of the departmental steamer Governor Musgrave to the west coast last week. Though the story has th ... 459 words
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  397. A STRANDED WHALE. Port Wakefield, August 21.
    South Australian Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1895) Saturday 23 August 1890 p 21 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Strongman, of Inkerman, reports the discovery of a monster sperm whale high and dry on the beach at Bald Hill, seven miles from this port. The wh ... 56 words
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  398. WHALES WASHED ASHORE. Adelaide, Tuesday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 22 September 1908 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A sperm whale, 14ft. long, was washed up on the beach near the month of the River Murray yesterday. Two men placed a notice on the whale, making 80 words
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  399. A LARGE WHALE. [By Telegraph.] Cape Jervis, April 20.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 27 April 1889 p 37 Article
    Abstract: A large whale is off Cape Jervis, and at present throwing a volume of water fully twenty feet in the air at intervals, the spray remaining in the air ... 53 words
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  400. A MONSTER OF THE DEEP. PORT AUGUSTA, July 1.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 9 July 1904 p 1 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday a whale of about 50 ft. in lenght visited the harbour, and proceeded to the head of the gulf. It went two miles beyond the wharf, returned ... 77 words
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  401. COUNTRY NEWS. PROVINCIAL TELEGRAMS. MORGAN, July 24.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 31 July 1886 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The steamer Pilot has arrived with 619 bales of JXP wool. PORT PIRIE, July 24. The annual meeting of the members of the 465 words
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  402. MARINE BOARD. MONDAY, JULY 14.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 19 July 1879 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Present—Captain R. H. Ferguson, S.M. (President); Captains J. W. Smith, J.P., and D. Tapley and Mr. J. Formby (Wardens); and Mr. T. N. Stephens (Secr ... 732 words
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  403. THE WEEK'S NEWS.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 7 October 1871 p 7 Article
    Abstract: ENTERTAINMENT.—The South Australian Catholic Association gave their anniversary soiree at St. Xavier's Hall on Friday, October 6, when songs, recitat ... 10056 words
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  404. GENERAL NEWS.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 3 November 1888 p 29 Article
    Abstract: OCEAN MAIL STEAMERS.—The Carthage arrived at Suez on Wednesday, October 24, homewards; the Coromandel arrived at Colombo on Tuesday, the 23rd, homewa ... 7204 words
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  405. GENERAL NEWS.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 3 July 1886 p 36 Article
    Abstract: EMPLOYMENT OF LOCAL LABOUR. — On Tuesday Messrs. P. B. Coglin, M.P., and T. Burgoyne, M.P., presented to the Commissioner of Crown Lands (Hon. J. H. ... 5542 words
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  406. WHALES IN THE GULF.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 8 October 1898 p 28 Article
    Abstract: Two whales were seen at Noarlunga on Sunday. They remained there until Tuesday morning; then evidently made their way up the Gulf, for early on 323 words
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  407. THE WEEK'S NEWS.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 27 August 1870 p 3 Article
    Abstract: WINE LICENCES. — A correspondent upon whom we can place every reliance gives us the following curious piece of secret history in connection with rece ... 14866 words
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  408. GENERAL NEWS.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 12 July 1884 p 29 Article
    Abstract: A TRAVELLING IMPOSTER.—We have received several letters from stations on the Murray and Lower Darling informing us that a person who states that his ... 5753 words
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  409. A SPORTIVE WHALE.
    Observer (Adelaide, SA : 1905 - 1931) Saturday 26 August 1911 p 16 Article
    Abstract: NORMANVILLE, August 21.—A large whale was observed by Mrs. Samuel Dixon and party off the Gorge Rocks on Saturday afternoon. From all appearances it ... 80 words
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  410. Whale in the Gulf.
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 1 June 1917 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Much interest has been evinced during the week by residents at the appearance in the gulf of a whale Its length is estimated at 274 words
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  411. Whale Seen Near Port Patterson
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 4 August 1950 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Port Augusta fishermen report that they have seen a whale near Port Patterson, about 10 miles from here, on a number of oceasions in 80 words
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  412. Whale at Port Augusta OR BLACK FISH? SIGHTED NEAR BOATSHED
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 11 January 1935 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A whale—or what is believed to have been a."blackfish" by some fishermen—was sighted near the Yacht Club boathouse on Saturday 144 words
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  413. WHALE SIGHTED OFF POINT LOWLY UNUSUAL VISITOR MAKING NORTH.
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 10 August 1934 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr W. Et Waiting called into the office this week and said that while on a visit to Point Lowly lighthouse last week he was informed by the 63 words
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  414. Whales Near Blanche Harbour EXPERIENCE OF PORT AUGUSTA FISHERMEN
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 30 August 1946 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Two wellknown Port Augusta fishermen, Messsrs. J. Absolam and Rischmueller, while fishing near Blanche Harbour, about 16 miles from the 103 words
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  415. TWO WHALES NEAR WHARF
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 8 August 1947 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Commonwealth Railways employees transhipping goods at the wharf at about 6 o'clock last night were surprised to see two large whales 163 words
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  416. Legislative Preposals
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 29 July 1921 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Already a list of ambitious [?] faims by private mcmbets in the Assembly has started to grow. Among those on the notice paper 204 words
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  417. Memoirs of Early Port Augusta FURTHER REMINISCENCES BY HERBERT FAWCETT
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 31 July 1936 p 3 Article
    Abstract: THE reminiscences of Port Angusta, specially contributed byMr Herbert Fawcett, an old resident of the town, for our 907 words
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  418. Twinklings
    Southern Cross (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1954) Friday 27 August 1915 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Silver; 1/10 3-8 per oz. Italy declares war on Turkey. Senator O'Loghlin off for the front. Spelter, £64 per ton spot, £58 forward. 658 words
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  419. Twinklings.
    Southern Cross (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1954) Friday 28 August 1908 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Silver, 1/1 11-16 per oz. Torrens in flood after the rains. Lead, £13 7/6 to £13/10 per ton. Squires again defeated by Burns. 719 words
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  420. Twinklings.
    Southern Cross (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1954) Friday 22 September 1905 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Silver, 3/43/8 per oz. Lead, £13 15/ per ton. Weather still cloudy, but finer. Archbishop's reception on Sunday. 758 words
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  421. Twinklings
    Southern Cross (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1954) Friday 8 December 1916 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Cathedral bazaar. Coal strike settled. Grave situation in Greece. Mr. Asquith has resigned. 481 words
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  422. GOODWOOD.
    Southern Cross (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1954) Friday 24 November 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of the Goodwood branch was held on Monday evening, 13th inst., Very Rev. M. Hourigan presiding. The secretary reported that the 562 words
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  423. Two Whales Near Port Patterson FISHING PARTIES' UNUSUAL EXPERIENCE
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 26 June 1942 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Whilst fishing and otherwise enJoying themselves near Port Patterson at about 1.30 on Thursday, Mr. P. Moroney and a party of amateur 146 words
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  424. WHALES VENTURE UP THE GULF UNUSUAL EXPERIENCE LAST SATURDAY MORNING
    Transcontinental (Port Augusta, SA : 1914 - 1954) Friday 1 August 1947 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Residents living in the vicinity of the hospital and the tradesmen making deliveries In that area, witnessed an unusual sight on 216 words
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  425. THE WHALE.
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Saturday 9 June 1934 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Last week we mentioned that the fifty-two foot whale which was found stranded on the Spit, had been towed into the Bay of Shoals. A lot 182 words
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  426. WHALE ASHORE.
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Saturday 5 May 1917 p 2 Article
    Abstract: It is reported that a whale between thirty and forty feet in length has stranded at Stokes Bay. Mr George Bell, who lives close by, 53 words
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  427. WHALE ASHORE.
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Saturday 14 April 1917 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr J. Loader, who last week visited the South Coast, reports that a whale, measuring between 50 and 60 feet has been stranded on the Vivonne 55 words
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  428. A WHALE ASHORE.
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Saturday 28 January 1933 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Is has been reported to us that a Whale (21) twenty-one feet long is lying on the beach at D'Estrea Bay about a quarter of a mile south of 46 words
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  429. A WHALE ASHORE.
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Saturday 4 December 1909 p 4 Article
    Abstract: It has been reported in Kingscote that a large whale has been washed ashore on the South Coast. 21 words
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  430. A WHALE IN A PLAYFUL MOOD
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Saturday 15 December 1928 p 4 Article
    Abstract: White fishing recently in Smiths Bay, Mr Charlie Dermander had a rather exciting experience. A whale about sixty feet long decided 78 words
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  431. A WHALE STRANDED ON THE SPIT.
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Saturday 2 June 1934 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Wednesday morning, Mr M. Sundberg reported to the Harbour Master (Mr M. Smith) that a whale, about fifty feel long had been 84 words
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  432. A WI[?]LE BY THE PAY
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Friday 14 August 1942 p 4 Article
    Abstract: For s[?]al days a whale last been cruising are [?] of th[?] Bay, at times being abett 3000 [?]ds. from the shore This mer[?]ing Mr N. Ruthven pointed 70 words
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  433. WHALES IN THE GULF.
    The Kangaroo Island Courier (Kingscote, SA : 1907 - 1951) Saturday 3 July 1909 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Passengers to Kangaroo Island by the Karatta on Wednesday last witnessed an interesting sight. When near Gape Jervis a large cow whale, 62 words
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  434. PORT WAKEFIELD. July 27.
    Wallaroo Times (Port Wallaroo, SA : 1882 - 1888) Wednesday 28 July 1886 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Some little excitement was caused last Friday by a whale being seen spouting about 4 or 5 miles out in the Gulf. The captain of the Annie Watt report ... 123 words
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  435. A WHALE IN THE GULF.
    The Port Pirie Standard and Barrier Advertiser (SA : 1889 - 1898) Friday 31 May 1889 p 3 Article
    Abstract: As the steamer James Co[?] was coming from Kangaroo Island a few trips ago she collided with a large whale between Cape Jarvis and 253 words
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  436. GRAPE SHOT.
    Port Augusta Dispatch (SA : 1884) Wednesday 5 November 1884 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Signs of a rise in the price of Australian wheat in London. Electric lighting is going ahead in England, and Sydney is determined to follow 2218 words
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  437. LOCAL INDUSTRIES. THE SOAP WORKS.
    The Port Pirie Standard and Barrier Advertiser (SA : 1889 - 1898) Friday 11 January 1889 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A Visit to the Soap Works situated about a anile and a half oat of Port Pirie, proved not only interesting but instructive. The works are the 666 words
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  438. Advertising
    The Port Pirie Standard and Barrier Advertiser (SA : 1889 - 1898) Thursday 31 December 1891 p 2 Advertising
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  439. Quorn Races.
    Port Augusta Dispatch and Flinders' Advertiser (SA : 1880 - 1884) Wednesday 16 July 1884 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The following are the acceptances for the principal events at the above meeting, which takes place on Tuesday next : FLYING HANDICAP, 235 words
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  440. ADELAIDE GOSSIP.
    Port Augusta Dispatch and Flinders' Advertiser (SA : 1880 - 1884) Friday 9 June 1882 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The poll has at length been declared, and us the Town Hall and all the other rooms in that building was occupied the returning officers chose the bal ... 2076 words
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  441. WHALES OFF KANGAROO ISLAND.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 4 September 1909 p 14 Article
    Abstract: HOG BAY (K.I.). August 31.—Whales are seen almost right round the island coast. A few weeks ago a cow and her calf passed close by the township, the ... 214 words
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