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  1. 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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    'Geelong Flyer' Timings J C M Rolland

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  2. GEELONG RAILWAY INSTITUTE
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Saturday 5 July 1919 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Was formally opened on Friday The function took place, in the billiard room which was prettily decorated with flags. Mr. George Lorimer, superintende ... 265 words
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  3. SUMMARY FOR EUROPE. INTRODUCTION.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 9 September 1873 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The political events of the past month have bee to some extent of an exciting character. In our last summary for England it was stated that the lengt ... 46677 words
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  4. ENGINEDRIVER'S MISHAP.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 20 August 1907 p 6 Article
    Abstract: ARARAT, Monday. — Some months ago, when bringing his train from Portland, W. Norman, an enginedriver in the employ of the Railway department, fell fr ... 122 words
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    2015-05-21 23:51:45.0

    Drvr W. Norman - Arm fracture - Portland

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  5. 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
    • Text last corrected on 25 April 2015 by JennyPoss
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  6. AN ENGINE-DRIVER'S PENSION.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 16 May 1905 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The question whether George Brown, engine-driver, is entitled to compensation, has been engaging the attention of the Full Court for a day or two. Mr ... 99 words
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    2015-07-21 21:56:03.0

    Geo Brown - G'father to CME Brown

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  7. 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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    2016-01-04 00:02:28.0

    Late - Mrs H.J. Cadwallader; daughter of late VR Commissioner Syder

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  8. 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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  9. 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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    2016-07-29 10:58:45.0

    Geo. Walker - Lamp Accident

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  10. THE FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT. MAGISTERIAL INQUIRY. SOME EXTRAORDINARY EVIDENCE. THE VERDICT DEFERRED
    Hamilton Spectator (Vic. : 1870 - 1918) Thursday 16 January 1890 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the Court house, Branxholme, yesterday, Mr. W. Howarth, J.P., resumed the magisterial inquiry into the circumstances attending the death of Jane W ... 6198 words
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    2016-12-01 10:16:42.0

    Engdrvr Simpson on #277 @ Merino

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  11. THE LOCOMOTIVE EXPLOSION.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 22 August 1873 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The locomotive overseer in the Victorian Railway department has forwarded the following report on the explosion of the engine of a goods train near G ... 864 words
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  12. THE COLLISION ON THE RAILWAY LINE.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 18 August 1880 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the Geelong Police Court yesterday, Donald M'Donald, an engine driver in the employ of the Government, but at present under suspension, was charge ... 1063 words
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  13. THE RAILWAY COLLISION AT LARA.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 21 August 1880 p 23 Article
    Abstract: At the Geelong Police Court on Tuesday, Donald M'Donald, an engine driver in the employ of the Government, but at present under suspension, was charg ... 1122 words
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    VR Loco Foreman - Lewis @ BT

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  14. NEWS AND NOTES.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Wednesday 27 June 1877 p 2 Article
    Abstract: As to the Fellmounger deviation road, the offer of the Water Commission to make up for the roadway occupied by the dam and aqueduct by giving the shi ... 2821 words
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    Evans Contract Geelong - Colac

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  15. REINSTATEMENT OF RAILWAY MEN.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Wednesday 16 December 1903 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The Railway Commissioners have decided, in accordance with the decision of the Government, to reinstate the following members 88 words
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    2017-01-28 22:46:43.0

    Incl - W.H.Hulse - Clerk

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  16. FATAL ACCIDENT ON THE RAILWAY LINE.
    The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918) Friday 5 March 1880 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An occident occurred on the railway inaner the station, off mercer street, on the 14th February, by which a boy named William M'Kin[?]ay, eon of an e ... 647 words
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    2017-01-28 22:52:03.0

    Thomas McNamara - engdrvr / McKinley's son died

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  17. FATAL ACCIDENT ON THE RAILWAY LINE.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Thursday 4 March 1880 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An accident occurred on the railway line,near the station, off Mercer-street, on the 14th February, by which a boy named William M'Kinlay, son of an 658 words
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  18. PERAMBULATOR.
    Kilmore Free Press (Kilmore, Vic. : 1870 - 1954) Thursday 10 April 1884 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Mr Thomas Bent is not the Commissioner of Railways now, and yet this circumstance does not preclude the possibility of accidents. Last week was disti ... 625 words
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    Editorial re: Tommy Bent & accidents

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  19. The Portland Accident. THE INQUIRY. TUESDAY, JAN. 30, 1900.
    Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953) Wednesday 31 January 1900 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The coronial inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the death of Annie Elizabeth Taylor, who was accidentally killed at the Percy street crossing ... 1479 words
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    2017-05-27 17:46:51.0

    H.W. Alder - at Inquiry

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  20. 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 02:27:03.0

    Manor - Rear ender frm L.E. with drvr Rowsell

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  21. CURRENT TOPICS.
    Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954) Wednesday 6 April 1887 p 2 Article
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    2017-06-24 22:16:53.0

    Terang - Belfast - Contracts

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  22. 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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    2017-08-02 20:45:36.0

    SM-Burge - ex Stawell

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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. TOWN TALK.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 7 July 1885 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The difficulty between France and China has evidently not yet been settled, this morning's cablegrams reporting a renewal by the French of active agg ... 4024 words
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    2018-10-21 23:51:47.0

    Cow on the line!

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