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  1. FATAL ACCIDENT ON THE GEELONG AND MELBOURNE RAILWAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 9 July 1857 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An inquest was held at the company's offices at Greenwich yesterday, on the body of Joe Gard, a guard on the line, who lost his life by falling off t ... 1077 words
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  2. THE RAILWAY ACCIDENT. AT CHEWTON.
    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Saturday 15 November 1862 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE "Mount Alexander Mail," 4th November, supplies further particulars, of the railway accident which occurred at Chewton on Monday last. 1672 words
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    Drvr Chas Smith / Frmn, Daniel Dunn

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  3. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, 23rd October.
    The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864) Saturday 25 October 1862 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Wonga Wonga has arrived. The Volunteers have received a letter from the Victorians declining to accept their challenge for one hundred gaineas. 2323 words
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    Driver Sacre / SM Harvey J. ex M

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  4. NEW ZEALAND.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 25 November 1862 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The following are amongst the latest items of intelligence:- "As already mentioned the old diggings were again been drained of a portion of their 2889 words
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    2013-08-12 00:06:40.0

    Signalman / Watchkeeper - Hickey

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  5. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER PUBLISHED DAILY | [?] OUR [?] OUR [?] | SANDHURST, WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25, 1862. | THE ACCIDENTS ON THE RAILWAY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 26 November 1862 p 2 Article
    Abstract: IS another column we give men [?]ars as have at present reached us of mother railway accident—if that can be called acident which must have been the ... 904 words
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    Porcupine crossing keeper

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  6. ACCIDENT ON THE MELBOURNE AND GEELONG RAILWAY AT LITTLE RIVER.
    Portland Guardian and Normanby General Advertiser (Vic. : 1842 - 1843; 1854 - 1876) Saturday 27 December 1862 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An accident occured last Friday evening 19th inst., to the mail train from Melbourne to Geelong and Ballarat. The train left Melbourne at the usual t ... 391 words
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  7. THE LATE FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT. (To the Editor of the Bendigo Advertiser.)
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 24 February 1863 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—At the inquest on the body of Alexander Ritchie, the jury added a rider to their verdict, passing censure upon both Cornish and Bruce and the ra ... 582 words
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  8. LAW REPORT. SUPREME COURT. CIVIL SITTINGS BEFORE EASTER TERM. OLD COURT-HOUSE.—TUESDAY, MARCH 3. (Before his Honour Mr. Justice Williams, and Special Juries of Twelve.) M'WILLIAM A...
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 4 March 1863 p 7 Article
    Abstract: This was an action to recover compensation for injuries sustained by Mrs. Margery M'William, the wife of a road contractor living at Footscray, by a ... 3751 words
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    Drivers Smith / Burrowes; Guards Smith / Horne

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  9. MELANCHOLY ACCIDENT ON THE RAILWAY AT TARADALE.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 15 June 1863 p 3 Article
    Abstract: It is our painful duty to record a fatal accident [?]pained by peculiarly distressing [?] We stated in a paragraph in our last issue that Dennis Kenn ... 1285 words
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    Taradale Fatality Gatekeeper

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  10. OENTRAL POLICE COURT. YARRA STREET. Thursday, December 10. (Before the Police Magistrate.) STEALING IRON FROM THE RAILWAY.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Friday 11 December 1863 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Thomas Richardson, a distinguished member of the Wroeite persuasion, and proprietor of the Bone Mills in Mercer-street, was placed in the dock charge ... 734 words
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  11. THE LATE ACCIDENT AT THE RAILWAY STATION.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Friday 10 March 1871 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An inquest was held at the Geelong Hospital on Thursday, before the District Coroner, F. Shaw, Esq., on the body of Roger Kett, a horse-dealer, who d ... 1042 words
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  12. DREADFUL RAILWAY ACCIDENT. (FROM THE BALLARAT EVENING POST, JAN. 11.)
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 13 January 1873 p 6 Article
    Abstract: We regret exceedingly to have to state that this morning Mr. Chas. Fuller, Stationmaster at Buninyong East, met his death through an accident on the ... 614 words
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  13. MISCELLANEOUS NEWS.
    The North Eastern Ensign (Benalla, Vic. : 1872 - 1938) Tuesday 12 May 1874 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Kyneton Observer reports the exhibitions by Mrs. Anthony Lucardi, of Drumond, of a most remarkable lusus nature in the shape of twin ram lambs bo ... 692 words
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    Hulse Thomas

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  14. EAGLEHAWK POLICE COURT. Friday, 15th May.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 16 May 1874 p 2 Article
    Abstract: (Before Mr. J. Cogdon, P.M. and Messrs. S. Clothier, J. R. Mann, and J. Anderson, Js.P.) DIFFICULTIES IN ROAD MAKING. — Robert Waddington was summone ... 890 words
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    Guard Loftus @ Carlshrue

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  15. THE COLLISION BETWEEN TWO GOODS TRAINS AT HARCOURT.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 8 February 1879 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Castlemaine Representative has the following concerning the collision which occurred between two goods trains at Harcourt on Thursday afternoon:— ... 454 words
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  16. NEWS OF THE DAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 12 November 1880 p 5 Article
    Abstract: THE difficulty in respect to the session of Albanian territory to Montenegro has advanced another and an important step towards a settlement. The lea ... 3852 words
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    John Reid - pointsman dob 1859 / dod Nov 1880
    Uncle to George Leslie Reid S.M.

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  17. The Riverine Herald (PUBLISHED DAILY.) ECHUCA: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 1881.
    The Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954; 1998 - 2000) Friday 2 September 1881 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ONCE it was a common saying in England that no reform would take place in the railway system until a bishop or some other high dignitary was killed, ... 3313 words
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  18. THE GOVERNMENT GAZETTE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 8 October 1881 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The Government Gazette of last evening contains the following notifications:— Magistrates have been appointed as follows:—Central Bailiwick—Thomas Ar ... 272 words
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  19. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT TARADALE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 7 February 1882 p 9 Article
    Abstract: An accident occurred at Taradale on Saturday night, which resulted in the death of Joseph Day, who for the last four or five years has held the post ... 306 words
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    Taradale Viaduct Fatality

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  20. VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, Friday, February 3.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 11 February 1882 p 11 Article
    Abstract: A painful accident occurred to an employee at the Geelong sawmills named Barfoot. He was near a revolving saw which caught his apron, dragging him ov ... 1501 words
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    Joseph Day - Signalman

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  21. Facts V Scraps
    The Australasian Sketcher with Pen and Pencil (Melbourne, Vic. : 1873 - 1889) Saturday 25 February 1882 p 58 Article
    Abstract: THE estate of the late Mr. Jas. Henty was sworn at,£73,947. Up to February 11 the rainfall this year was only 0'32in. against 2 62in., the average fo ... 4654 words
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    Joseph Day @ Taradale Viaduct

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  22. GENERAL NEWS.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Monday 26 June 1882 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Important find of gold four miles from Maryborough. The last Clermont gold escort took 1440 ounces to Rockhampton. 1501 words
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  23. TOWN NEWS.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 10 July 1886 p 27 Article
    Abstract: The Chess article, instead of appearing as usual in the supplement (which is occupied with engravings of interest to the grazier and other subjects), ... 3485 words
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  24. LATEST INTELLIGENCE. Monday Evening. THE RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Tuesday 31 May 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The railway inquest was continued to-day. A scene took place between Messrs. Gaunson and Purves, such words as bully, blackguard, and ruffian being e ... 145 words
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  25. THE WINDSOR RAILWAY ACCIDENT. Monday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 31 May 1887 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The railway enquiry drags along, and bids fair to last over the present week. Richard Ross Cameron, a gentleman who was a passenger by the ordinary t ... 758 words
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    Lorimer - Wabco

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  26. The Railway Accident Inquest.
    Kerang Times and Swan Hill Gazette (Vic. : 1877 - 1889) Friday 3 June 1887 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The inquest as to the cause of the Windsor railway accident was advanced another stage on Monday when evidence was given by Mr. Richard Ross Cameron ... 802 words
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    Geo Lorimer - Wabco Inspector

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  27. ADDRESSES OF COUNSEL.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 10 June 1887 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Mr. GAUNSON resumed his address to the jury. He referred again to his statement that the first and true cause of the accident was the bursting of the ... 12533 words
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  28. RAILWAY ACCIDENT. BURSTING OF THE BOILER THE DRIVER AND THE FIREMAN SERIOUSLY INJURED. Taradale, Wednesday.
    Kyabram Union (Vic. : 1886 - 1894) Friday 19 August 1887 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A terrific explosion was heard this evening coming from the direction of No. 29 gate, on the railway line, a few hundred yards from the Taradale stat ... 559 words
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    Mitchell, James - S.M. Taradale doa - 1871

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  29. RAILWAY COLLISION AT TARADALE. CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE TO ROLLINGSTOCK. (FROM OUR CASTLEMAINE CORRESPONDENT.)
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 17 January 1888 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A railway collision took place at the Taradale Railway Station yesterday afterno n, by which a considerable amount of damage was done to about a doze ... 389 words
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    2013-08-08 19:58:46.0

    Taradale SPAD

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  30. RAILWAY INQUIRIES. (FROM OUR MELBOURNE CORRESPONDENT.) Thursday, 19th January.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Friday 20 January 1888 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Lewis, the locomotive superintedent, and Mr. Moore, the district traffic superintendent, are holding in inquiry to-day at Taradale in connection ... 146 words
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    2013-08-08 20:44:07.0

    Taradale SPAD 1888

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  31. The Argus. PUBLISHED DAILY. " I am in the place where I am demanded of conscience to speak tho truth, and therefore tho truth I speak, Impugn it whose list." TO CORRESPONDENTS. Let...
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 20 January 1888 p 4 Article
    Abstract: In a few days the Victorian guests invited to represent the colony at the centennial demonstration in New South Wales will commence to take their 8351 words
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    Taradale SPAD 1888

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  32. FOUR YEARS' OUTCOME OF A MINE.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 20 February 1888 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE following details, given in our issue of Saturday, are sufficiently instructive to bear repetition. They will serve to enlighten those who have n ... 5056 words
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  33. LATE TELEGRAMS. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.) PLATFORM AND SHELTER SHEDS AT DINGEE. MELBOURNE, 20th November.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 21 November 1888 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. M'Coll saw the railway authorities in reference to a platform and shelter sheds at the Dingee station, for the convenience of the grain storage o ... 528 words
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  34. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT NORTH MELBOURNE.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Tuesday 21 May 1889 p 7 Article
    Abstract: An accident of a Very serious nature occurred to the 2.15 p.m. passenger train from Williamstown to Melbourne yesterday, near the North Melbourne Sta ... 1369 words
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  35. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT ELPHINSTONE. (FROM OUR CASTLEMIAINE CORRESPONDENT.) Tuesday, 20th May.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 21 May 1890 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A fearful railway casualty occurred at the Elphinstone railway station shortly before 1 o'clock; whereby an old resident of the district, an unmarrie ... 509 words
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    2015-05-24 23:16:32.0

    Enginedrvr : H. Young / Stoker Redpath

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  36. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER (PUBLISHED DAILY) PROGRESSION, OUR RIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. | BENDIGO, WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 1892. CULTIVATING THE WASTE LANDS.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 20 July 1892 p 2 Article
    Abstract: ON every goldfield there are gullies and flats which were riddled and burrowed by the diggers in the early days, who carried off the cream of the all ... 4197 words
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  37. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER (PUBLISHED DAILY) PROGRESSION, OUR RIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. BENDIGO, WEDNESDAY, MAR. 1, 1893. THE MALLEE LAND TRAFFIC.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 1 March 1893 p 2 Article
    Abstract: IN 1883 the mallee country, containing some 11 million acres of land, was handed over to squatters on twenty years' leases at a nominal rental of hal ... 4218 words
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  38. THE LOCOMOTIVE EXPLOSION AT RINGWOOD. INQUIRY BY THE BOARD OF EXPERTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 25 January 1894 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The board appointed to inquiry into the cause of the explosion of a locomotive boiler at Ringwood on Saturday night, the 20th, inst. met yesterday at ... 1466 words
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  39. BENDIGO GENERAL SESSIONS. Tuesday, 3rd July. (Before His Honor Judge Worthington and a jury of twelve). Crown Prosecutor—Mr. J. A. Gurner. [?]ARCENY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 4 July 1894 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A young man named George Martin, a railway porter, was arraigned on two charges of stealing a gold ring and a gold Chain and bracelet, belonging to t ... 1261 words
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    George Martin, railway Porter on Larceny charges / Geo Albt Guest* implicated - witness
    G.A.G.* dob 18-7-68 / doa VR 21-5-1888 Porter.
    Geo Martin dob 6-7-1864 doa VR 11-5-87; dismissed 16-6-94* prior to court case!

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  40. SHOCKING RAILWAY ACCIDENT A LINE REPAIRER KILLED INSTAN TANEOUSLY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 30 July 1894 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday afternoon a dreadful railway accident happened on the Kerang and Sw[?] Hill railway, by which a line repairer [?] William Robson met with ... 377 words
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    Engdrvr : Willm Brown / Frmn : Albert Hickey /

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  41. OUR COUNTRY SERVICE. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENTS.] CASTLEMAINE, FRIDAY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 27 October 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: VERY SAD.—At the Police Court this morning before Mr. Anderson, P.M., and a full bench of Magistrates, Mrs. and Miss Ellis, mother and daughter, were ... 2281 words
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  42. Advertising
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 16 March 1895 p 8 Advertising
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  43. THE RECENT RAILWAY ACCIDENT. CORONIAL INQUIRY. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.] CASTLEMAINE, 24th May.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 25 May 1895 p 5 Article
    Abstract: This morning coroner Anderson and a jury of five held an inquiry into the cause of the death of the boy, A, T. G. Uren, killed on the railway line be ... 1371 words
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  44. DERAILMENT OF A POWDER TRAIN. LINES BLOCKED FOR SEVERAL HOURS. CASTLEMAINE, FRIDAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 July 1895 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A narrow escape from a terrible calamity occurred this morning at about half-past 9 o'clock by the derailment of a tank engine (No. 252), and a truck ... 452 words
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    S.M. HUGHES in Charge

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  45. MELBOURNE. Friday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Saturday 1 September 1900 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The Premier, in accordance with his promise to the deputation from the Australian Natives Association has wired to the Premiers of the other colonies ... 1061 words
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    Peter Alexander

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  46. MELBOURNE. Thursday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Friday 14 September 1900 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Complaints have recently been made from inspired sources against the Public Works and Mines departments with regard to their neglect to repair the ro ... 1409 words
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    Peter Alexander

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  47. VICTORIA.
    The Maitland Weekly Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1931) Saturday 1 December 1900 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The recant trial shipments of frozen pork from Melbourne to South Africa have proved successful. Corporal A. Carter, of the Geelong Artillery won 960 words
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  48. MORE REMINISCENCES (W.H.M.)
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 11 December 1926 p 2 Article
    Abstract: I was extremely pleased to find that my humble effort had produced a response from other old villagers. The writer of the article of 1685 words
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  49. ORDINARY MEETING. Correspondence.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 13 July 1901 p 3 Article
    Abstract: From J. E. Flannery, requesting the council to out limbs off trees in Beech-street. Referred to the curator. From J. Masters, junr., ottering his lan ... 1066 words
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  50. JOLIMONT RAILWAY ACCIDENT INQUIRY. Melbourne, 18th September.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 19 September 1901 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry into the accident which happened at Jolimont a short time ago was resumed to-day, Mr. C. E. Norman occupying the chair. 1055 words
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  51. THE RAILWAY COLLISION. BOARD OF INQUIRY. DRIVERS AND FIREMEN TESTIFY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 20 September 1901 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the collision between two Box Hill trains at Jolimont on Friday last was continued yesterday, at the R ... 2695 words
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    Peter Alexander

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  52. The New Jollmont Collision. AN EXCITING MOMENT. “SHE’S ON OUR LINE”—“GOOD GOD— SO SHE IS!”
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Friday 20 September 1901 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The department board appointed to inquire into the collision at Joliment continued its sittings yesterday. Mr. Norman, chief engineer for existing li ... 772 words
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    Drvrs - Heffernan / Pattison

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  53. INGLEWOOD RAILWAY COLLISION. Melbourne, 12th March.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 13 March 1902 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A railway inquiry board, consisting of Mr. R. G. Kent (Secretary for Railways), chairman; and Mr. Reid (Chief Accountant), and Mr. Johnston, employes ... 762 words
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  54. Wodonga & Towong Sentinel. FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 1903.
    Wodonga and Towong Sentinel (Vic. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 24 April 1903 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE public servants of Victoria will fall into a serious error should they follow, the advice of certain of their leaders, and seek the intervention ... 2365 words
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  55. REMARKABLE SHUNTING ACCIDENT.
    Queensland Times, Ipswich Herald and General Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1908) Saturday 26 March 1904 p 10 Article
    Abstract: A telegram from Bendigo, dated March 20, says:—John Miles, porter at Golden Square, met with a painful accident to-day while assisting to shunt some ... 163 words
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    John Miles, VR Porter, Golden Square

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  56. Family Notices
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 17 December 1904 p 63 Family Notices
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  57. THE SHUNTING ACCIDENT. A SERIOUS AFFAIR. HEAVY COMPENSATION TO BE PAID. GUARD COLLINS SUSPENDED. Elmore, 10th May.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Friday 11 May 1906 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The railway accident which occurred at this station on Tuesday afternoon during shunting operations, after the arrival of the Echuca to Bendigo train ... 459 words
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    Guard Collins

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  58. THE BRAYBROOK DISASTER. CONTINUATION OF INQUIRY. Melbourne, Friday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 6 June 1908 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry into the cause of the Braybrook railway disaster was continued to-day. Mr. Shannon, rolling stock inspector, 154 words
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  59. THE RAILWAY DISASTER. BENDIGO TRAIN'S CREW SUSPENDED. MELBOURNE, April 23.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 24 April 1908 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Pending the result of the inquiry to be held by the coroner (Dr. Cole), the Railway Commissioners have, in accordance with the usual official 297 words
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  60. BEAUFORT RAILWAY ACCIDENT CONTINUATION OF INQUEST. APPLYING THE BRAKE. MELBOURNE, February 20.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 21 February 1910 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The inquest on the bodies of the victims of the railway smash at Beaufort on February 5 was continued, on Saturday at Ballarat. 288 words
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    Burgess

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  61. Beaufort Disaster. EVIDENCE BY OFFICERS. THE CASE FOR DOUBLE-HEADERS. CAUSE OF THE ACCIDENT.
    Queensland Times (Ipswich, Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 3 March 1910 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The inquest touching the death of the late Driver Albert Coward and Firemen Edward Francis Russell and Charles Thomas Gillard, who were killed at 3759 words
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    Peter Alexander

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  62. Shunting Accident. Bendigo, Thursday.
    The Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954; 1998 - 2000) Friday 27 January 1911 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Thomas M'Grath, a shunter, 23 years of ago, was badly injured at the local railway yards this morning. He was on the night shift, and at about 1 a.m. ... 137 words
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    Thomas M'Grath serious injury

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  63. Shunting Accident. VAN AND TRUCKS CRASH INTO DEAD END. Bendigo, Wednesday.
    The Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954; 1998 - 2000) Thursday 9 February 1911 p 2 Article
    Abstract: All accident occurred in the railway yard Inst night. The staff wan making up a goods train on the No. 1 line, and 22 trucks and a van had been assem ... 166 words
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  64. CLERKS AND PORTERS.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 6 September 1913 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Mr. J. D. Cliford, senior clerk in the stationmaster's office, entered the service at Kyneton in 1888, and has been in the clerical branch all the ti ... 528 words
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  65. RECENT RAILWAY ACCIDENT. DEPARTMENTAL INQUIRY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 19 October 1912 p 10 Article
    Abstract: At the Bendigo station on Thursday a departmental inquiry was held by a board consisting of Mr. K. Grant (district traffic superintendent), Mr. P. Sh ... 296 words
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  66. THE RAILWAYS. DERAILMENT ON ECHUCA LINE. INOUIRY BY BOARD.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 28 October 1913 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A board consisting of Messrs. K. Grant (district superintendent of Bendigo railways), F. Upton (district local inspector), and Mr. J. Shanahan (an of ... 106 words
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  67. THE LATE MR. T. MEAGHER. THE OBSEQUIES.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 14 March 1914 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The high esteem and regard in which the late Mr. Thomas Meagher, head porter at the Bendigo railway station, was held, was demonstrated by the large ... 285 words
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  68. OBITUARY
    The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918) Saturday 14 March 1914 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr Thomas Meagher, head porter at the Bendigo Railway Station, who died at his, residence; Hargreaves street, Bendigo, on Thursday, was voted the mos ... 453 words
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  69. CRUSHED BETWEEN BUFFERS.
    Ovens and Murray Advertiser (Beechworth, Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 21 October 1914 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A shocking fatal accident occurred at the Numurkah railway station on Saturday. A young man named George Judd, 19 84 words
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  70. WHEAT LUMPER KILLED. SHUNTING ACCIDENT AT MITIAMO. Mitiamo, 16th January.
    Bendigonian (Bendigo, Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Thursday 18 January 1917 p 26 Article
    Abstract: A fatal accident occurred here this morning, when a wheat [?]umper named Alfred Howre was killed instantaneously through being thrown under the 6 a.m ... 554 words
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  71. The Mitiamo Shunting Accident.
    Kerang New Times (Vic. : 1901 - 1918) Friday 26 January 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr J, W, Beaven, P.M., and Coroner, assisted by a jury of seven, held an inquest at Mitiamo on the 22nd inst. touching the 544 words
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  72. EAGLEHAWK.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 4 October 1917 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. C. K. Norman. Chief, Railway Commissioner, passed through Eaglehawk yesterday on a tour of inspection of the Swan Hill line, and was met at the l ... 323 words
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  73. Shunting Accident. INTERNAL INJURIES SUSTAINED. KERANG, Saturday.
    The Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954; 1998 - 2000) Tuesday 9 April 1918 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A young man named William Wright formerly of Bendigo. who is employed as a [?] at the railway station met with a painful accident at the trucking 58 words
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  74. CASTLEMAINE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 12 March 1908 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Mr. T. Thompson, who has been stationmaster at Chewton for the past 13 years, has been transferred to Linton. On Tuesday night he was entertained by ... 61 words
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  75. Shunting Accident. A SERIOUS INJURY. BENDIGO, Saturday.
    The Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954; 1998 - 2000) Monday 3 May 1909 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Hector Aitken, a married man, living at Quarry Hill, met with a serious accident at the Bendigo railway station last night. He is employed as a shunt ... 174 words
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  76. DISTRICT COURT. Thursday, 23rd October, 1862. THE LATE RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT WOODEND. BOARD OF LAND AND WORKS v. SYDNEY SACRE
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 27 October 1862 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr Gurner appeared for the prosecution, and Mr Gatty Jones for the defence. This was a charge, under the fourth clause of the Masters and Servants Ac ... 3753 words
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  77. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER. (PUBLISHED DAILY) PROGEESSION, OUR EIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. | BENDIGO, THURSDAY, JAN. 24, 1895. | THE EXPORT OF FRUIT.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 24 January 1895 p 2 Article
    Abstract: VICTORIA has proved its ability to produce wool, wheat, butter, beef, mutton, leather, poultry, eggs, wine, etc., of the finest quality for export, b ... 4646 words
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  78. Railway Accident at Ringwood.
    Reporter (Box Hill, Vic. : 1889 - 1918) Friday 14 February 1908 p 4 Article
    Abstract: On Tuesday morning a railway accident occurred at Ringwood, when a locomotive attached to S bogey carriages, driven by Driver Sheehan, steamed into 398 words
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  79. SUMMARY FOR EUROPE. INTRODUCTION.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 3 January 1870 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The long-continued and dreary session of 1869 came to a welcome close on the 28th of last month, when His Excellency Viscount Canterbury prorogued 46868 words
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  80. CIGARS FOR RAILWAYMEN.
    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Friday 10 June 1921 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Everything was in spic and span condition at the Stawell station for the visit of the Railway Commissioners and the dust had been 135 words
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  81. SUICIDE OF A STATION MASTER. BENDIGO, Monday.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tuesday 16 December 1902 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Eli John Ellis, railway station master at Eaglehawk, was found dead with his throat cut in an outhouse at the rear of the station this morning. D ... 268 words
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  82. SHOCKING SUICIDE AT EAGLEHAWK. STATIONMASTER ELLIS CUTS HIS THROAT.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 16 December 1902 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A painful sensation was created at Eaglehawk yesterday morning when it become known that Mr. Eli John Ellis, the local railway stationmaster, had bee ... 654 words
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  83. THE EAGLEHAWK SUICIDE. BROODING OVER A QUARREL. TRACED TO A SINGULAR CAUSE. BENDIGO. Tuesday.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 17 December 1902 p 8 Article
    Abstract: An inquest relative to the death of Mr. Eli John Ellis, railway station master at Eaglchawk, who committed suicide by cutting his throat yesterday, w ... 267 words
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  84. Family Notices
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 28 July 1884 p 1 Family Notices
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  85. COUNTRY NEWS.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 27 December 1902 p 26 Article
    Abstract: A young man named Mathieson, employed on a farm at Wicklifte-road, was bitten on the finger by a snake on Monday. He scarified the wound and well suc ... 1211 words
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  86. MELBOURNE. Wednesday evening.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Thursday 21 April 1870 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Criminal Sessions for April commenced before his Honour Mr Justice Barry in the Old Court House this morning, but the cases tried ware of no grea ... 2026 words
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  87. WARRNAMBOOL.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 28 May 1902 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Much regret was expressed here on its becoming known that Mrs. Cadwallader, wife of Mr. H. J. Cadwallader, station master at Warrnambool, had died in ... 118 words
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  88. THE RAILWAYS. NEW COMMISSIONERS APPOINTED. MR. MURRAY RETIRES. MESSRS. SYDER, WOODROFFE, AND LOCHHEAD SELECTED.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 22 February 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: At the meeting of the Cabinet yesterday the question of appointing successors to Mr. R. H. Francis, the chairman of the Railway Commissioners, and Mr ... 439 words
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  89. Family Notices
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tuesday 30 June 1931 p 1 Family Notices
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  90. COUNTRY NEWS. BALLARAT AND DISTRICT.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 13 January 1927 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The accommodation problem is still ag[?]ating the "Back-to-Ballarat" committee, and systemetic canvassing of private house, is being carried out in o ... 7900 words
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  91. Advertising
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 29 July 1859 p 1 Advertising
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  92. CITY MAN SHOT. LOOKS LIKE SUICIDE.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 7 October 1905 p 23 Article
    Abstract: A painful sensation was caused on October 6, by the discovery of the body of Mr Edward Pirani, a well-known employe of the Railway Department, in the 309 words
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    Maskell & Pirani Suicide

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  93. EASTERN AUSTRALASIA. ITEMS BY MAIL.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 29 January 1914 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A fire occurred in the Maritime Wireless Station, Randwick (Sydney), Extensive damage was done. Free railway passes have been granted for 4015 words
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    Isaac Maskell Retirement - Paymaster

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  94. SUDDEN DEATH AT BRIGHTON.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 7 February 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An old resident of Brighton named William Maskell was found dead in his house, in Maskell-street, on Saturday afternoon. The old man, who was 80 year ... 136 words
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  95. Advertising
    Gippsland Times (Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 1 February 1868 p 4 Advertising
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  96. THE TERRIBLE RAILWAY CALAMITY.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Friday 13 May 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The dreadful railway collision on the Brighton line was the general subject of conversation throughout the city yesterday, the lamentable accident be ... 2102 words
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  97. FREDERICK WILLIAM MASKELL. TO THE EDITOR OF THE AGE.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 14 May 1887 p 10 Article
    Abstract: SIR,-- We have it on the authority of Mr. Speight that the late engine driver, Frederick William Maskell, saved the lives of two of the Railway Commi ... 435 words
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  98. STAWELL MEN FAREWELLED. STAWELL, Tuesday.
    The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918) Wednesday 21 July 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Stawell railway station presented a busy appearance on Monday afternoon, when a number of young recruits were leaving for the metropolis. The eng ... 118 words
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    Stawell AIF Enlistments

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  99. TRAINS IN COLLISION. SENSATIONAL MISHAP. ENGINE-DRIVER KILLED.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 3 August 1916 p 6 Article
    Abstract: BEAUFORT, Wednesday. — The township of Trawalla, five miles from Beaufort, was the scene of a sensational railway mishap shortly after 9 o'clock this ... 403 words
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  100. TRAINS IN COLLISION. ENGINE-DRIVER KILLED.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 5 August 1916 p 30 Article
    Abstract: The township of Trawalla, five miles from Beaufort, was the scene of a sensational railway mishap shortly after 9 o'clock on the morning of August 2, 227 words
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    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Wednesday 11 May 1892 p 2 Article
    Abstract: In his reply to the deputation which waited on him on Monday night, Mr OUTTRIM hardly rose to the occasion. The deputation asked that the further 6057 words
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  102. CURRENT NOTES. BRIEF PARS. ON PASSING EVENTS.
    Advocate (Melbourne, Vic. : 1868 - 1954) Saturday 10 February 1912 p 38 Article
    Abstract: In the able article which appeared in “The Advocate” of 27th January, taken from the “Mount Alexander Mail,” on “The Catholic School,” it 4026 words
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  103. ACCIDENT TO A RAILWAY GURRD. LOSS OF A FOOT. MELBOURNE, Saturday.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Monday 30 January 1911 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Michael Trawley a railway guard, aged about 47 years, met with a serious accident to-day at about 1.30 p.m. while [?] in shunting on the line 97 words
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    Michael Frawley - loss of foot.

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  104. FATAL ACCIDENT. JAMBED BETWEEN THE BUFFERS. YOUNG MAN KILLED.
    West Gippsland Gazette (Warragul, Vic. : 1898 - 1930) Tuesday 31 January 1911 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A coronial inquiry was held at the Court House, Warragul, on Saturday morning before the deputy coroner, Mr D. McNeil, into the death of John 606 words
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  105. FATALITIES AND ACCIDENTS SHUNTER SERIOUSLY INJURED.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Friday 27 January 1911 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Thomas M'Grath, a young man employed on the railways as a probationary shunter, met with a serious accident at the Bendigo station yards about 1 o'cl ... 164 words
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    Shunter M'Grath @ BO

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  106. THE RAILWAYS. DEAD END CARRIED AWAY. SEVERAL TRUCKS DERAILED.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 9 February 1911 p 3 Article
    Abstract: While shunting operations were in [?] swing at the local railway yards on Tuesday night a guard's van and three 10-ton "I" trucks laden with wheat go ... 539 words
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  107. MR. G. A. GIBBS.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 29 July 1891 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr. George A. Gibbs, who was yesterday elected secretary of the Metropolitan Board of Works at a salary of L1,000 a year, is a native of Bendigo, a s ... 1247 words
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  108. WESTERN DISTRICT NEWS. GEELONG
    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Wednesday 11 March 1914 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday evening Mr Geo. Walker was acting as head porter at the Geelong railway station, and when assisting to place a lamp in a 823 words
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  109. ITEMS OF INTEREST. An Echuca Theft.
    Goulburn Valley Stock and Property Journal (Vic. : 1916 - 1942) Wednesday 24 July 1929 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Charged at Echuca police court with having stolen a diamond tie pin, valued at £60, the property of Arthur Patrick Burke, Tatura, Kenneth 663 words
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  110. The Western Australian Centenary THE CALL OF THE LAND.
    Cobram Courier (Vic. : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 11 July 1929 p 2 Article
    Abstract: It was not until the decline in the gold yield had assumed serious proportions in Western Australia that the possibility of successfully 857 words
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  111. About People Personal Paragraphs of People Known Here.
    Numurkah Leader (Vic. : 1895 - 1948) Wednesday 3 July 1929 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr H. R. McDonald, police magistrate, is taking a holiday in Queensland. During his absence his duties in this district will be undertaken 843 words
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  112. Under the Clock
    Shepparton Advertiser (Vic. : 1914 - 1953) Thursday 27 June 1929 p 6 Article
    Abstract: 58th Battalion Committee Meeting. —In the unavoidable absence of the president (Capt. E. J. Rule) Major E. P. Hill occupied the chair at the 1201 words
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  113. LOCAL AND GENERAL NEWS
    Cobram Courier (Vic. : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 18 July 1929 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A notice appears in our advertising columns relative to the supplementary lists of electors of Berrigan Shire. 655 words
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  114. TRAIN OUT OF CONTROL DASHES THROUGH CROYDON STATION CRASHES INTO STANDING CARRIAGES DAMAGE ESTIMATED AT £26,000 NO PASSENGERS, BUT CREWS INJURED
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 11 February 1935 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Extensive damage to rolling-stock, but no loss of life, was caused when an electric passenger tretin travelling from Ringwood to Croydon got out of c ... 1986 words
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  115. SERIOUS RAILWAY COLLISION.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 7 August 1915 p 40 Article
    Abstract: When a Port Melbourne train, carrying about fifty passengers, was drawing out of Flinders-street station at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, it collided with an en ... 676 words
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  116. RAILWAY COLLISION. AND ENGINE COLLIDE. MISHAP AT FLINDERS STREET STATION. FIFTEEN PERSONS INJURED.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 4 August 1915 p 9 Article
    Abstract: When a Port Melbourne train, carrying about fifty passengers, was drawing out of Fliaders-street station at 8 p.m. yesterday, it collided with au eng ... 800 words
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  117. TERRIBLE RAILWAY DISASTER. A CROSSOVER ACCIDENT. TWO PASSENGER TRAINS MEET. SHOW SPECIAL AND COBURG TRAIN. FORMER BADLY DAMAGED. TWO PASSENGERS KILLED. TWENTY-TWO IN HOSPITALS, SEV...
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Thursday 5 September 1912 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Another terrible disaster has been added to the annals of the Victorian Railway department. Yesterday a collision occurred between the 4.55 p.m. pass ... 1698 words
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    Engdrvr McLeod / Frmn Glover

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  118. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT MELBOURNE. ENGINE AND TRAIN IN COLLISION. SIX PASSENGERS SLIGHTLY INJURED. TRIFLING DAMAGE TO ENGINES. MELBOURNE, Sunday.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Monday 27 February 1911 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A severe railway accident happened at Flinders street station to-night when an up Port Melbourne train ran Into a light engine. At 9.30 the light 294 words
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  119. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 25 April 1855 p 5 Article
    Abstract: GOVERNMENT ESCORTS.—The escort from Beechworth arrived at the Gold Office on Monday, and brought the following returns, viz.:— Quantity. No. of 2485 words
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  120. DOMESTIC INTELLIGENCE.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 28 April 1855 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Stabbing.—At the Ballarat Sessions Thomas Santagan and Jose Raymond, were charged with stabbing John Autiant, at Creswick's Creek,-on 2nd February. J ... 1792 words
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  121. VICTORIAN NEWS.
    Western Champion (Parkes, NSW : 1898 - 1934) Thursday 12 June 1919 p 22 Article
    Abstract: The Warrnambool City Council has, decided to spend £3,200 on the purchase of a traction road roller and metal crushing plant. 616 words
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  122. Premier asks fur rail report
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 23 May 1952 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. McDonald, Premier, has called for a report from Mr. Hyland, Transport 166 words
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  123. THE BEAUFORT RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Wednesday 2 February 1881 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A trial of the same engine, known as a "buzzwinker," with a goods train similar as to the number of trucks and weight,as when the late disaster happe ... 362 words
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  124. A Railway Collision Averted.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 28 February 1885 p 11 Article
    Abstract: A railway accident of a very serious character was within the last few days averted on the St. Kilda line, purely by the presence of mind of the driv ... 202 words
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  125. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT BEAUFORT. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT BEAUFORT.
    Illustrated Australian News (Melbourne, Vic. : 1876 - 1889) Saturday 12 February 1881 p 41 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: We give an engraving of the late accident at Beaufort, on the 26th ult., the moment chosen being the time when the goods engine dashed into the passe ... 1286 words
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  126. SUPREME COURT. OLD COURT—SITTINGS AT NISI PRIUS. Thursday, 6th November, 1862 (Before His Honor Mr Justice Williams and Special Jury of Tweive.)
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Friday 7 November 1862 p 6 Article
    Abstract: MELBOURNE AND ESSENDON RAILWAY COMPANY V. THE BOARD OF LANDS AND WORKS—Mr Michie and Mr. Billing, instructed by Messrs. Jennings and Coote, appeared ... 888 words
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  127. THE LATE RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tuesday 21 September 1875 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The following document has been forwarded to the Minister of Railways by Mr. John Anderson, assistant traffic manager:--Victorian Railways, Traffic M ... 418 words
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  128. OBITUARY PROMINENT RAILWAY OFFICER. MELBOURNE, Tuesday.
    The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918) Wednesday 21 July 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Regret was expressed by the Commissioners and employees of the Railway Department and large number of personal friends when it was announced 1611 words
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  129. ABOUT PEOPLE.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Thursday 9 October 1919 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A London cable message states that Sir Arthur Stanley, the retiring Governor of Victoria, who recently underwent a severe operation, is now approachi ... 746 words
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    Sam Jones VR 1871 - 1910

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  130. SHOT IN THE STREET MR S. JONES PROGRESSING FAVOR-ABLY. MELBOURNE, Friday.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Saturday 5 October 1907 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Mr Samuel Jones, transporation manager of the Railway Department, who was shot on Thursday afternoon by a discharged railway porter, is reported to b ... 185 words
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    Sam Jones - Attempted Murder

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  131. RAILWAY SHOOTING SENSATION. MR JONES'S CONDITION CRITICAL. Melbourne, 4th October.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 5 October 1907 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The chief topic of conversation in the city to-day was the dastardly attack made on Mr. S. Jones, general superintendent of transportation in the Vic ... 529 words
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    Attempted Murder on Super Jones.

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  132. RAILWAY OFFICIAL SHOT.
    Kerang New Times (Vic. : 1901 - 1918) Tuesday 8 October 1907 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Last Thursday evening Mr S. B. Jones, [?] superintendent of the Victorian [?] shortly after leaving the railway offices at Spencer-street, was shot b ... 752 words
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  133. SHOT IN THE STREET. AN ASSAULT UPON MR S. JONES. ACCUSED COMMITTED FOR TRIAL. MELBOURNE, Friday.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Saturday 7 December 1907 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The circumstances surrounding the shooting of Mr Samuel Jones, of the Victorian Railways, in Spencer street, on the 3rd October, were to-day enquired 258 words
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  134. THE SPENCER-ST. SHOOTING CASE.
    Kerang New Times (Vic. : 1901 - 1918) Tuesday 17 December 1907 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Thomas Young, ex-railway employe, was sentenced by Mr Justice Hood to 4 years' imprisonment for shooting Mr S, Jones, general superintendent 32 words
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    Thomas Young - Assailant

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  135. NEWS IN BRIEF.
    The Prahran Telegraph (Vic. : 1889 - 1930) Saturday 21 December 1907 p 1 Article
    Abstract: State Parliament prorogued. Affairs now quiet in Zululand. Two miners killed by a fall of earth at Bendigo. 648 words
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  136. SHOOTING AT A RAILWAY OFFICIAL.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 17 December 1907 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Justice Hood to-day took a very lement view of the action of the man Thomas Joseph Young, who was found guilty of wounding with intent Mr. Samuel ... 135 words
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  137. CITY SHOOTING SENSATION PROMINENT RAILWAY OFFICIAL INJURED.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 5 October 1907 p 32 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A sensation was caused in the city at about 5.45 on the afternoon of 3rd October, when it became known that Mr Samuel Jones, General Superintendent 441 words
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  138. RAILWAY OFFICIAL SHOT AT. DEFENCE OF INSANITY RAISED. ACCUSED FOUND GUILTY.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Thursday 12 December 1907 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Joseph Thomas, otherwise Thomas Joseph Young, was charged with having wounded Samuel Jones, of the Victorian Railway department, with intent to do hi ... 1013 words
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  139. A HOMOCIDAL MANIAC. FOUR YEARS FOR AN INSANE ATTEMPT.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Tuesday 17 December 1907 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Thomas Joseph Young, the young man who on Wednesday last was by the jury, after two hours' deliberation, found guilty of wounding with intent Mr. Sam ... 327 words
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  140. NEWS AND NOTES.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Monday 29 December 1884 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The opening [?] in connection with the new Wesley[?] church, Lydiard street, were continued [?] morning and evening. The preach on each occasion was ... 5460 words
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  141. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Friday 21 May 1880 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr Brady, J.P., held an enquiryyesterday evening into the circumstances attending the death, on the previous evening, of an old woman named Mary Ann ... 1165 words
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  142. KILMGRE JUNCTION RAILWAY SMASH. CRASH INTO DEAD-END ADJOURNED CORONIAL INQUIRY. | INTERESTING EVIDENCE.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 26 November 1910 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The adjourned inquest touching the death of James Ryan, the driver of the goods train which crashed into a dead-end at Kilmore Junction on Saturday m ... 3351 words
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  143. FOOTSCRAY CITY COURT. MONDAY, APRIL 27th. Before Messrs Morris, Smith, Burrows and Ochiltree, J's.P.
    Independent (Footscray, Vic. : 1883 - 1922) Saturday 2 May 1891 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Four residents named John Deakin, Joseph Henry Stead, G. Maine, and Michael McGrath, were charged with having, in disregard of instructions from the ... 1295 words
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  144. Railway Collision.
    The Essendon Gazette and Keilor, Bulla and Broadmeadows Reporter (Moonee Ponds, Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Thursday 5 November 1914 p 2 Article
    Abstract: At 3.25 a.m., on Tuesday, while the 10.30 p.m. up North-Eastern goods train was being placed on a siding at Newmarket, it came into contact with an e ... 50 words
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  145. Railway Collision. REMARKABLE ESCAPE
    Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter (Vic. : 1914) Tuesday 3 November 1914 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The evening passenger train to Melbourne and a goods train crashed into each other at Drouln railway station shortly before 8 275 words
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  146. Railway Collision. REMARKABLE ESCAPE
    The Gippsland Farmers' Journal (Traralgon, Vic. : 1893 - 1896; 1914 - 1918) Tuesday 3 November 1914 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The evening passenger train to Melbourne and a goods train crashed into each other at Drouin railway station shortly before 8 275 words
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  147. RAILWAY COLLISION AT DROUIN.
    Morwell Advertiser (Morwell, Vic. : 1888 - 1954) Friday 6 November 1914 p 2 Article
    Abstract: There was considerable sensation at Drouin on Thursday evening, last week, when a loud crash, followed by the his. sing of escaping steam, announced ... 768 words
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  148. Railway Accident at Kilmore.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 9 September 1893 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Messrs Lewis, locomotive inspector, and O'Connor, district traffic superintendent, held an enquiry on Tuesday at Kilmore into the circumstances of th ... 99 words
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  149. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT KILMORE.
    Kilmore Free Press (Kilmore, Vic. : 1870 - 1954) Thursday 18 July 1895 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A Young woman named Abbie Glendon was yesterday evening run over by the evening train from Melbourne. The train had just left the Kilmore station and ... 1253 words
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  150. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT KILMORE.
    The McIvor Times and Rodney Advertiser (Heathcote, Vic. : 1863 - 1918) Friday 19 July 1895 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A young woman named Abbie Glendon was run over by the evening train for Melbourne on Wednesday evening. The train had just left the 136 words
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  151. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT. KILMORE, TUESDAY.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 17 March 1886 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A young man named Andrew Palmer, a plumber, residing at South Melbourne, was accidentally killed at the Wallan Wallan railway station last night. Pal ... 224 words
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  152. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT. KILMORE, TUESDAY.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 1 May 1889 p 6 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday evening, when the last passenger train was approaching Kilmore, an old woman named Bridget Kennedy was run over and killed. She was seen ... 96 words
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  153. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT. KILMORE, FRIDAY.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 24 August 1878 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A fatal accident occurred this afternoon as the goods train was passing the Kilmore gate. It appears the gatekeeper, Sullivan, was too late in openin ... 57 words
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  154. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT. KILMORE, MONDAY.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 29 December 1888 p 31 Article
    Abstract: Late on Friday night, a foreigner named Hansen, about 38 years of age, was run over by a goods train near Donnybrook, and instantly killed. Hansen ha ... 128 words
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  155. Family Notices
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 9 May 1925 p 71 Family Notices
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  156. Classified Advertising
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 9 August 1920 p 3 Advertising
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  157. Family Notices
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 26 November 1928 p 1 Family Notices
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  158. RAILWAY MONEYS MISSING. CHARGE AGAINST GUARD. TWENTY-FIVE WITNESSES HEARD.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 5 January 1918 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Demonstrations of the working of railway "travelling safes" were given by several witnesses at the City Court yesterday, when, before Mr. E. Notley, ... 1569 words
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  159. THE CHARGE AGAINST A LOCOMOTIVE DRIVER.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 11 February 1873 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At the District Police Court yesterday, before Mr. Wyatt, P.M., the case in which Angus Gordon, lately engine-driver on the Government railways, was 1412 words
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    SM's Sunbury & Macedon - John Ernest Francis FRANKS & Stewart

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  160. FATAL FIRE. GUILDFORD RAILWAY STATION DESTROYED. STATIONMASTER'S INFANT BURNT TO DEATH. CASTLEMAINE, Wednesday.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 7 December 1899 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A fire, attended with disastrous results, occurred at about 3 o'clock this morning, when the Guildford railway station, together with the stationmast ... 270 words
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  161. THE GUILDFORD FIRE FATALITY. CASTLEMAINE, Friday.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 23 December 1899 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The servant girl Emma Draper surrendered to her bail at the police court this morning to answer a charge of stealing money from the house of Station ... 505 words
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  162. THE GUILDFORD FIRE. SENSATIONAL SEQUEL. THE NURSE-GIRL ARRESTED FOR THEFT. AN IMPORTANT CONCESSION. CASTLEMAINE, Monday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Wednesday 13 December 1899 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Some very Important facts were brought to light to-day in connection with the fire last Wednesday at Guildford, whereby the railway station there, to ... 415 words
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  163. Fire at the Guildford Railway Station. ARREST OF THE NURSE GIRL. A CHARGE OF LARCENY. SHE MAKES A CONFESSION. FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS ANTICIPATED.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Tuesday 12 December 1899 p 2 Article
    Abstract: An important development has come to light in connection with the disastrous fire at the Guildford Railway Station at an early hour last Wednesday mo ... 439 words
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  164. CASTLEMAINE. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 27 November 1884 p 6 Article
    Abstract: An unfortunate accident happened at the railway station this morning, when the yardsman Daniel Morrell lost his life. After the Governor's train drew ... 151 words
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  165. CASTLEMAINE. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT). Friday, 28th November.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 1 December 1884 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The adjourned inquiry into the cause of death of the yardsman, Daniel Morrell, who died from injuries received by falling from the vice-regal train o ... 305 words
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  166. A MAN BURNT ALIVE. (FROM THE "CASTLEMAINE REPRESENTATIVE.")
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 14 March 1881 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday morning a little before two o'clock a most disastrous fire took place in a small weatherboard tenement occupied by a man named Morrell, n ... 405 words
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  167. THE RAILWAY BRAKE TRIALS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 31 July 1883 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The Engineer of June 15 contains a long article on the report of the board appointed by Mr. Bent, the late Minister of Railways, to conduct the brake ... 1681 words
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  168. QUEEN’S STREET RAILWAY TRAGEDY FINISH OF THE CORONIAL ENQUIRY. A VERDICT OF SUICIDE RETURN-ED.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Saturday 9 July 1904 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The enquiry regarding the death of the young man George [?], who was run over by a train near who Queen street bridge, Ballarat East, on the 791 words
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  169. INQUEST.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 21 October 1869 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The city coroner (Dr. Youl) held an inquest on Tuesday on the body of a man named John Ritchie Cook, aged 37 years. James Davies, a pointsman at the ... 282 words
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  170. THE RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT NARRE WARREN. THE INQUEST.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 25 October 1888 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The inquest on the body of John M'Namara, the enginedriver who was killed through a collision between two goods trains at Narre Warren station on the ... 1132 words
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  171. THE RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT NARRE WARREN. THE INQUEST.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 24 October 1888 p 17 Article
    Abstract: An inquest on the body of John M'Namara, the engine-driver who was killed on the night of the 20th instant in the collision between two goods train a ... 1816 words
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  172. RAILWAY STAFF.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Monday 6 July 1908 p 2 Article
    Abstract: It is considered likely in railway circles that Mr. Tregurtha, of Maryborough will succeed Mr. K. Grant as stationmaster at Geelong. Mr. Grant took 37 words
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  173. FLOODS IN BEECH FOREST.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Saturday 20 September 1913 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A message reached the station-master (Mr. A. B. Tregurtha) last evening to the effect that heavy rains had fallen in th[?] forrost, and caused a floo ... 114 words
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  174. GRAIN SHIPMENTS FROM CORIO QUAY.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Thursday 19 January 1911 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Geelong Harbor, Trust Commissioners are hopeful that during the present season it will be found possible to ship grain from Corio Quay. Yesterday 128 words
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  175. Foundation Day. ESPLANADE'S RECORD CROWD.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 2 February 1918 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At Beach station, when the tickets were counted on Monday night. Stationmaster Kemp found that Stationmaster handles and himself 523 words
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  176. RAILWAY OFFICER PROMOTED. MELBOURNE, Saturday.
    The Sunday Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1903 - 1910) Sunday 18 September 1910 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Charles Macaw has been promoted by the Railway Commissioners to the position of General Traffic Superintendent, caused by the retirement of Mr. S ... 32 words
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  177. DEATH OF RAILWAY SUPERINTENDENT. (Wire From Our Correspondent.) MELBOURNE, Tuesday.
    Hamilton Spectator (Vic. : 1870 - 1918) Wednesday 21 July 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Charles Macaw, general superintendent of transportation in the Victorian railways, died to-day after a short illness. He was 54 40 words
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  178. THE RAILWAY INQUEST. THE STATION MASTER'S STORY. ("News" Special Wire.) Melbourne, Thursday.
    Tasmanian News (Hobart, Tas. : 1883 - 1911) Thursday 11 June 1908 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At the railway inquest to-day, Charles Macaw, Superintendent of Stations, said that the staff at Sunshine consisted the station master Kendall, two 127 words
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  179. THE BRAYBROOK DISASTER. RESUMPTION OF INQUIRY. Melbourne, Thursday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 12 June 1908 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry concerning the Braybrook railway disaster was resumed today. Charles Macaw, superintendent of 151 words
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  180. NEERIM EXTENSIONS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 8 August 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The two proposed extensions east and west from Neerim were dealt with by the Railways Standing Committee yesterday. Mr. Charles Macaw, superintendent ... 237 words
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  181. MR C. MACAW.
    The Ararat Advertiser (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Thursday 22 July 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Regret was expressed by the Commissioners and employees of the Railway Department and a large number of personal friends when it was announced 255 words
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  182. THE TRANSPORTATION BRANCH.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 1 October 1903 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In connection with the Commissioners memo, creating a transportation branch, the following appointments have been made:—Mr. J. A. Robertson, superint ... 162 words
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  183. Family Notices
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 28 June 1930 p 11 Family Notices
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  184. PRAHRAN POLICE COURT MONDAY, MARCH 7. Before the Chairman (Dr. Fetherston), and Messrs. Rosales, Clipperton, Young, Elliott, in! Wyatt J's P. UNLAWFUL ASSAULT.
    The Prahran Telegraph (Vic. : 1889 - 1930) Saturday 12 March 1898 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Henry Dunbar was charged by Constable Crimmins with unlawfully assaulting him in the execution of his duty on the 3lst January. 1110 words
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  185. Fatal Accident on the Brighton Line.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 28 December 1878 p 15 Article
    Abstract: An accident occurred at Middle Brighton on Friday night, about a quarter-past 12 o'clock, when the last train was proceeding to the beach, Mr. Muir, ... 1137 words
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  186. PROVINCIAL CITIES AND TOWNS. BALLARAT.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Friday 18 January 1929 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Eric Jackson, a young man, pleaded not guilty at the city court on Thursday to a charge of having trespassed on railway property the previous night. ... 328 words
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  187. RAILWAY ROLLING STOCK.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 31 December 1881 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A scarcity of rolling stock constitutes a serious drawback to the success of the Victorian Railways. It may be true that the lines, as a whole, were ... 1543 words
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  188. The Mercury. Published every Saturday. Labor Omnia Vincit. SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 1882.
    Mercury and Weekly Courier (Vic. : 1878 - 1903) Saturday 25 March 1882 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE City of Collingwood is steadily and quietly improving its streets and thoroughfares. One who had not seen the place for, say a period of twenty 2299 words
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  189. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER. (PUBLISHED DAILY.) PROGRESSION, OUR RIGHTS AND OUR RESOURCES. BENDIGO, MONDAY, DEC. 28, 1908. THE ELECTIONS.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 28 December 1908 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The two elections—for Bendigo East and Eaglehawk—which take place to-morrow, should engage the earnest attention of all those people who may have vot ... 1884 words
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  190. TOWN TALK.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Monday 29 August 1881 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Some misapprehension appears to exist with regard to the time for taking out electoral rights. We are authorised to state that new and renewed rights ... 3124 words
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  191. THE RICHMOND COLLISION. HOW THE INJURED WERE HANDLED.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Saturday 13 August 1910 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A good deal of the sitting of the Special, Board inquiry into the Rich mond railway collision was taken up yesterday with evidence of what happened 2132 words
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  192. Railwaymen All
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 18 November 1937 p 10 Article
    Abstract: What a happy gathering of former Railways executives assembled on the "Spirit of Progress" to marvel at its manifold perfections and to recall memori ... 157 words
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  193. LARRIKINISM.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 15 February 1881 p 2 Article
    Abstract: IT is with very great regret that we have again to notice the evil spirit of rowdyism which at present runs rampant in Sandhurst. It little becomes t ... 4335 words
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  194. Family Notices
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 16 April 1943 p 2 Family Notices
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  195. Inter-State News. MELBOURNE, May 5.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 11 May 1907 p 36 Article
    Abstract: A crowd, estimated to number 20,000, assembled on the Yarra bank this afternoon in connection with the Slay Daj celebration. Three platforms were pro ... 3883 words
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  196. Family Notices
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Friday 16 April 1943 p 5 Family Notices
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  197. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT BADDAGINNIE. COLLISION BETWEEN GOODS TRAINS. A FIREMAN KILLED. DAMAGE TO ROLLING-STOCK. BENALLA, WEDNESDAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 30 August 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Great consternation was caused this morning by the receipt of intelligence that a railway collision had occurred at Buddaginnie, the next station to ... 2622 words
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  198. RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT BADDAGINNIE. A Goods Trains Dashes into an Engine. Fireman Campbell Killed.
    The North Eastern Ensign (Benalla, Vic. : 1872 - 1938) Friday 31 August 1894 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An accident of a serious character happened at Baddaginnie railway station early on Wednesday last. At 4.40 o'clock on the morning of that 2380 words
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  199. INTERCOLONIAL NEWS ITEMS MELBOURNE, FRIDAY.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Wednesday 12 September 1894 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At the Ballarat City Police Court this afternoon Mr Jas. Denton, fish market auctioneer, of Melbourne, was charged with having personated a constable ... 1502 words
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  200. DONCASTER FLOWER SHOW.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 18 October 1911 p 11 Article
    Abstract: A flower show was held at the Athereaum, Doncaster, yesterday afternoon, in aid of the parsonage building fund of Holy Trinity Church, Doncaster. The ... 110 words
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    The Romsey Examiner (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Friday 18 August 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: IT affords us exceeding great pleasure to congratulate the Romsey and West Brourke Agricultural Society upon its patriotic decision to devote the 1996 words
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  202. The Late Railway Accident at Baddaginnie. SYMPATHY FOR ASSISTANT STATION MASTER BAIN.
    The North Eastern Ensign (Benalla, Vic. : 1872 - 1938) Tuesday 20 November 1894 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A good deal of public sympathy is being expressed for assistant station master Bain, who was last week dismissed by the Railway Commissioners 270 words
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  203. THE PRESBYTERIAN GENERAL ASSEMBLY. MISS SUTHERLAND'S CASE.
    The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW : 1883 - 1930) Wednesday 14 November 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: MELBOURNE, Tuesday.--The annual sitting of the Presbyterian General Assembly was commenced to-day. In the course of his address, the retiring Moderat ... 419 words
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  204. COUNTRY NEWS. BALLARAT AND DISTRICT.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 23 February 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: It is understood that the Crown will not file a presentment in the case in which Emmear Foote, a barmaid, and Elizabeth Freer, a nurse, were charged ... 1061 words
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  205. CANCERS AT WORK. A BIG TASK. TIRED AND JADED WORKMEN.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Monday 7 February 1910 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The first thing the stationmasber did after the accident was to telegraph to Ballarat for the casualty van, and to Trawalla for men and a steam crane ... 357 words
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  206. RAILWAY’S CARNIVAL COMMITTEE ANNUAL MEETING. ELECTION OE OFFICERS.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Wednesday 30 May 1923 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The annual meeting of the Ballarat Railway Carnival Committee was held on Monday night, when there was a very large attendance presided over 878 words
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  207. THE BEAUFORT SMASH. THREE MEN KILLED. INQUEST RESUMED TO-DAY INTERESTING EVIDENCE CONDITION OF THE ENGINES HOURS OF THE MEN BALLARAT WEDNESDAY.
    The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Wednesday 16 February 1910 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Ballarat court house was crowded to-day, when .Mr H. M. Murphy, P. M., the Coroner for the district, resumed his Inguiry lato the deaths of the t ... 2426 words
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  208. THE BEAUFORT DISASTER. THE INQUEST RESUMED. INTERESTING EVIDENCE. HOURS OF THE MEN. BALLARAT, Wednesday, Feb. 10.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Thursday 17 February 1910 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Ballarat court house was crowded to-day, when Mr. H. M. Murphy, P.M., the coroner for the district, resumed his inquiry into the deaths of the th ... 2205 words
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  209. BEAUFORT SMASH. THE INQUEST CONTINUED TO-DAY'S EVIDENCE. "DOUBLE-HEADER" TRAINS PAST AND PRESENT C0NDITIONS Ballarat,Saturday.
    The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 19 February 1910 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Inquest the bodies of Albert Coward, engine-driver; Edward Russell, fireman; and Charles Gillard, victims of the railway smash 1830 words
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  210. THE BEAUFORT SMASH. THREE MAN KILLED. INQUEST RESUMED.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 19 February 1910 p 31 Article
    Abstract: The Ballarat court-house was crowded on February 16, when Mr H. M. Murphy, P.M., the Coroner for the district, resumed his inquiry into the deaths, o ... 1778 words
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  211. BEAUFORT TRAGEDY. CONCLUDING THE EVIDENCE. THE ENGINEMEN'S HOURS. GRONN'S DETAILED STATEMENT. ADJOURNMENT TO 4th MARCH. BALLARAT, Sunday.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 21 February 1910 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Evidence in the Beaufort accident inquiry was virtually concluded yesterday, the only evidence yet to be given being that of Driver Gronn, who is sti ... 2419 words
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  212. THE BEAUFORT DISASTER. "DOUBLE-HEADER," TRAINS. PAST AND PRESENT CONDITIONS. BALLARAT. Saturday. Feb. 19.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Monday 21 February 1910 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The inquest was continued to-day at the Ballarat Court-house by Mr. H. M. Murphy, P.M. The "Double-Header" Train. 1912 words
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  213. BEAUFORT DISASTER. EVIDENCE BY OFFICERS. THE CASE FOR DOUBLE-HEADERS CAUSE OF THE ACCIDENT. (By Our Special Reporter.)
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 21 February 1910 p 7 Article
    Abstract: BALLARAT, Saturday.—The inquest touching the death of the late Driver Albert Coward and Fireman Edward Francis Russell and Charles Thomas Gillard, wh ... 4518 words
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  214. THE BEAUFORT SMASH. THREE MEN KILLED. THE CORONER'S INQUEST.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 26 February 1910 p 34 Article
    Abstract: The inquest on the bodies of Albert Coward, engine-driver; Edward Russell, fireman; and Charles Gillard, fireman, the victims of the railway smash 2313 words
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