1. List: Geelong Railway VR; under Govt ownership from Sept 1860.
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  1. ACCIDENT ON THE MELBOURNE AND GEELONG RAILWAY. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) Geelong, Saturday, September 26.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 28 September 1857 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A very serious accident occurred on the Melbourne and Geelong Railway yesterday morning, of which the following account appears in the Geelong Times: ... 1853 words
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    2017-06-24 23:35:43.0

    Serious derailment Loco & carriage at washaway 12 mls from Geelong

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  2. LAST NIGHT'S GAZETTE. VICTORIAN RAILWAYS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 31 July 1858 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The following notice is gazetted;—"I[?] having been reported that workmen on the Government Railway lines are being paid under the 'truck' system, wh ... 476 words
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    2016-07-29 11:09:33.0

    Geo. Walker - Contract 20 @ 'Iron Boxes'

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  3. THE INQUEST ON WILLIAMS To the Editor of the Geelong Advertiser.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Saturday 19 March 1859 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—The public is placed under deep obligation to you by your unflinching endeavors to throw the light of day upon the circumstances attending the l ... 364 words
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    2016-11-24 16:38:18.0

    Moorabool Navvy death; Jno Williams

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  4. Advertising
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 10 April 1863 p 3 Advertising
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    2016-07-18 12:28:12.0

    Fairbairn Loco? G & BT Rly

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  5. ITEMS OF NEWS.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Friday 18 August 1865 p 2 Article
    Abstract: We are informed that the Ven. Archdeacon Crawford left for Daylesford, yesterday, for the purpose of making some inquiries in reference to the statem ... 2980 words
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    2018-02-24 22:53:34.0

    Haughton - engine No.2 trials

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  6. RAILWAY PLANT IMPORTATION. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 23 June 1860 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—On my arrival in Melbourne this morning my attention was directed to a letter from Dauglish and Co., wherein tbey state that the people of South ... 204 words
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    2016-07-18 18:04:51.0

    G & MR Loco import costs 1860

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  7. Advertising
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 19 December 1866 p 3 Advertising
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    2017-07-19 16:36:55.0

    Loco Sales @ Geelong - Refer Peter Street

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  8. Advertising
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 8 December 1866 p 1 Advertising
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    2016-07-18 18:23:30.0

    Tenders for Purchase

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  9. Advertising
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 26 January 1867 p 3 Advertising
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  10. 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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  11. SERIOUS RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Thursday 21 August 1873 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The town was thrown into a state of unwonted excitement yesterday forenoon by a report that the boiler of the goods train for Ballarat had burst, sma ... 1506 words
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  12. SERIOUS RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 9 September 1873 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The town was thrown into a state of unwonted excitement on the 22nd August, by a report that the boiler of the goods train for Ballarat had burst, sm ... 1522 words
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  13. GEELONG ASSIZE COURT. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14TH. CIVIL SITTINGS. (Before his Honor Mr Justice Stephen, and Juries of Twelve.) Mr J. W. Riddell, Judge's Associate.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Monday 16 October 1876 p 3 Article
    Abstract: LOSSES THROUGH A LOCOMOTIVE.—Michael Murnane v Overend and Robb. Dr. Dobson and Mr M'Farlane for the plaintiff, and Mr Higinbotham and Mr Williams fo ... 2529 words
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  14. 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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  15. SHOCKING ACCIDENT AT THE GEELONG RAILWAY STATION. A WOMAN'S ARM SEVERED.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Thursday 1 September 1887 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At twenty minutes to nine o'clock last evening a shocking accident happened to a young woman named Susan Holden, a resident of Weller-street, whilst ... 887 words
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    2018-03-26 22:31:56.0

    Near fatality - amputation womans arm

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  16. TOWN TALK.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Thursday 4 June 1891 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The following news matter appears on the fourth page:—Commercial, Bellarine Shire Council, The Baccarat, Scandal, Special Cablegrams, The Geelong Hos ... 2694 words
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  17. ITEMS OF NEWS.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Monday 7 April 1884 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Particulars will be found in another column of a frightful mining accident, which happened in the South German Tribute Co.'s mine, Maldon, on Saturda ... 3421 words
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    2017-06-03 22:38:12.0

    Drvr Kitchen / Frmn Hutchinson

    engdrvr - deaths; Kitchen & Craik @ Little River Inquest 1884

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  18. TOWN TALK.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Wednesday 7 August 1901 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Our Melbourne letter, together with other matters of interest, will be found on the first page. Through the neglect on the part of the 2161 words
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  19. 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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    2017-06-03 22:18:43.0

    Line blockage

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  20. THE RAILWAY DISASTER AT LITTLE RIVER. THE CORONERS INQUESTS. OFFICIAL REPORTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 5 April 1884 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The Railway commissioners were busily engaged during the greater part of yesterday inquiring Into the circumstances surrounding the disastrous accide ... 4645 words
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    2017-06-03 22:37:44.0

    engdrvr - deaths; Kitchen & Craik @
    Little River Inquest 1884

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  21. 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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    2017-08-02 20:55:24.0

    Kenneth Grant to Spenc St;

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  22. MELBOURNE. Thursday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Friday 24 March 1893 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Government have in view a radical alteration of the Labor Bureau, which up to the present has not been a success. One of the principal objections ... 1256 words
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    2015-03-01 01:01:08.0

    Hulse / Lorimer / Sagar others

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  23. THE BREAKWATER DEATH TRAP. BRIDGE USED IN SPITE OF " WOODEN LIE" WARNING BOARDS.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Wednesday 12 July 1911 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Coroner (Mr. Read Murphy) yesterday conducted the adjourned inquiry into the circumstances of the death of the young man, Richard William 1159 words
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    2018-03-28 21:26:29.0

    Guest Loco Fore @ G

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  24. PERSONAL.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Friday 25 October 1912 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Between 11 and 12 o'clock last evening a special train, conveying the State Governor and party and Mr. Watt (Premier), passed through Geelong on 265 words
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    2018-03-28 21:29:05.0

    Guest - Loco Fore @ G retires

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  25. GEELONGS NEW STATIONMASTER
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Friday 18 December 1914 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr. C. Burge, who has been appointed stationmaster at Geelong, in succession to Mr. Tregurtha, was fo four and a half years stationmaster at Stawell, 224 words
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  26. TOWN TALK.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 12 February 1895 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The following news matter appears on our fourth page:—Commercial, Drysdale, Accident at the Tattoo, A Sermon for the People, New South Wales Fisherie ... 3699 words
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    2016-07-16 00:35:30.0

    Loco Fore - Hollowood? / Dick

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  27. PRESENTATION TO MR. M'NAMARA.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Thursday 9 November 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the Geelong West Fire Brigade Hall last evening, a complimentary smoke social was tendered to Mr. H. M'Namara, foreman of the constructional branc ... 144 words
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  28. MR. T. R. JOHNSON VISITS GEELONG.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 22 May 1917 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A couple of hours were spent yesterday at Geelong by Mr. T. R. Johnson, the special commissioner appointed to inquire into the working of the 285 words
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    2018-03-28 21:35:10.0

    Loco Shed visits / Guest

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  29. NOTES AND EVENTS.
    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Tuesday 18 February 1902 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Acting-Railway Commissioner, Mr Fitzpatrick, and quite a host of officers representing the heads of the different branches of the railway service ... 2352 words
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  30. RAILWAY SMASH : Narrow Escapes of Train Crews
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 21 March 1931 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Narrow escapes of the train crews were an outstanding feature of a train crash on the Geelong line early on March 18. when an engine ran into 439 words
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    2017-06-07 02:25:19.0

    Rowsell on L. Eng @ Manor

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  31. Family Notices
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 17 December 1904 p 63 Family Notices
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  32. EARLY VICTORIAN LOCOMOTIVES
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 7 September 1916 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Mr. M. Murray, fo[?]nerly locomotive foreman on the Victorian railways, writes that the four engines imported by the Geelong Railway Company (and 444 words
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    2015-07-12 01:54:41.0

    Mathew Murray fables.

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  33. VICTORIA. ENGINE-DRIVER WINS. MELBOURNE, Thursday
    Norseman Times (WA : 1898 - 1920) Friday 30 June 1905 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Victorian Full Court has decided that the Railway Commissioners must allow the discharged engine-driver, George Brown, who 46 words
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    2015-07-21 22:02:46.0

    Geo Fredk Brown - G'father CME Brown 1955

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  34. ENGINEERING. AVIATION NOTES. | The Geelong Flyer.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 7 April 1927 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Concerning the running of the "Geelong Flyer," Mr.J.C.M. Rolland writes:— "I am enclosing under same cover a careful record of two runs, the "Down 2046 words
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  35. TWO LOCOMOTIVES COLLIDE. OX GEELONG RAILWAY PIER. Geelong, 22nd January.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 23 January 1911 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Early on Saturday morning a collision between two trains occurred near the railway pier. A heavy R.Y. engine, drawing 3O trucks laden with 300 tons o ... 131 words
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    2016-06-05 02:09:08.0

    Geelong Pier collision RY vs P.

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  36. Family Notices
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 2 April 1934 p 1 Family Notices
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    2017-06-03 22:36:16.0

    50th Anniversary of engdrvr - deaths; Kitchen & Craik

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