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  1. ACCIDENTS AND OFFENCES.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 28 November 1877 p 3 Article
    Abstract: An inquest has been held on a man known as Black Bill, who was found dead at Ruunymede Bridge on a Sunday morning. The facts detailed by Wm. O'Donnel ... 1578 words
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  2. Family Notices
    Illustrated Australian News (Melbourne, Vic. : 1876 - 1889) Monday 2 September 1878 p 158 Family Notices
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  3. 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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    Geo McKinley's son / Edwd Round - Sgnmn / Jos Lukey - act pointsman

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  4. 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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  5. THE RAILWAY COLLISION AT BEAUFORT.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Friday 4 February 1881 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The following is the report of the departmental board appointed to inquire into the above accident :-- We have the honour to report that in accordanc ... 818 words
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  6. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4, 1882.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 4 January 1882 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At a recent meeting of the committee of the Melbourne Chamber of Commerce attention was directed to "the "anomalies existing in the respective 10582 words
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    Fewster

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  7. 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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  8. THE MELBOURNE RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 7 December 1882 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The following account of the late railway accident near Melbourne is condensed from the Daily Telegraph of Monday. The names of all who were serously ... 2622 words
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    Drvrs: Kitchen & Statter

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  9. PLACING OBSTRUCTIONS ON THE RAILWAY LINE.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 17 April 1883 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The five little boys Carl Seebor, George M'Cormack, Benjamin Crook, John Crook, and Walter Connor were charged on remand at the Police Court yesterda ... 1835 words
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  10. THE BALLARAT ENGINE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 31 May 1883 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Mirls, the locomotive superintendent, received yesterday the following petition from the Ballarat engine drivers respecting the accident to No. 7 ... 288 words
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  11. NEWS AND NOTES.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Monday 9 July 1883 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The correspondence per R.M.S., Pekin willreach Ballarat by first train this morning, and a special delivery of the same mill be made by the letter ca ... 3897 words
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    Glenister BT to A

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  12. ANOTHER RAILWAY ACCIDENT. THE FIREMAN KILLED AND THE ENGINE DRIVER'S BACK BROKEN. MELBOURNE, Thursday.
    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Friday 4 April 1884 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Another fatal accident occurred about half a mile beyond the Sunbury railway station at 3 o'clock this morning. A special goods train from 164 words
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  13. THE SUNBURY BOILER EXPLOSION. Thursday evening.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Friday 18 April 1884 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The city coroner, Dr Youl, to-day resumed the inquiry into the death of the fireman, Robert Hutchison, who was killed in the boiler explosion which o ... 556 words
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  14. FATAL ACCIDENT. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR MARYBOROUGH CORRESPONDENT.) Monday, 17th January.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 18 January 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A frightful accident occurred at the local railway station this morning. The train from Avoca arrived at a quarter past ten o'clock, and the locomoti ... 405 words
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  15. RAILWAY FATALITY AT MARYBOROUGH. A LOCOMOTIVE FOREMAN KILLED. MARYBOROUGH, MONDAY.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tuesday 18 January 1887 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A shocking accident occurred at the railway station this morning. The train from Avoca arrived at a quarter past 10 o'clock, and locomotive foreman R ... 357 words
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  16. RAILWAY FATALITY AT MARYBOROUGH MARYBOROUGH, MONDAY.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 22 January 1887 p 30 Article
    Abstract: A shocking accident occurred at the railway station this morning. The train from Avoca arrived at a quarter past 10 o'clock, and locomotive foreman R ... 327 words
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    Loco Forman - Death Robert Jones

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  17. Family Notices
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 29 January 1887 p 6 Family Notices
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  18. 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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    Windsor Accident

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  19. 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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    Windsor Accident - Maskell

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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. THE ENGINEDRIVERS' GRIEVANCES.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 21 July 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE railway enginedrivers' dispute with the locomotive superintendent has drifted into a state which renders it imperatively necessary that the whole ... 4230 words
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  24. DISAFFECTION IN THE RAILWAY DEPARTMENT.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 26 July 1887 p 9 Article
    Abstract: For some days past a good deal of public attention has been directed to a movement on the part of the Locomotive Enginedrivers and Firemen's Associat ... 1019 words
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  25. Advertising
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 26 July 1887 p 4 Advertising
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  26. Advertising
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 27 July 1887 p 4 Advertising
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  27. THE ENGINEDRIVERS AND MR. ALLISON SMITH.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 30 July 1887 p 11 Article
    Abstract: When a deputation of enginedrivers recently laid a statement of their grievances against Mr. Allison Smith, acting locomotive superintendent, before ... 2710 words
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  28. EXPLOSION OF AN ENGINE-BOILER. Melbourne, August 17.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Thursday 18 August 1887 p 5 Article
    Abstract: An explosion occurred this evening near Taradale Railway Station, owing to the bursting of the boiler of an engine of the goods train. Peter McEwan, ... 124 words
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    Drvr Thomas Watson / Frmn Peter Mc Ewan

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  29. ACCIDENT TO A RAILWAY ENGINE. BURSTING OF THE BOILER. THE DRIVER AND THE FIREMAN SERIOUSLY INJURED. | TARADALE. Wednesday.
    The Riverine Herald (Echuca, Vic. : Moama, NSW : 1869 - 1954; 1998 - 2000) Friday 19 August 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A terrific explosion was hear this evening coming from the direction of No. 29 gate, on the railway line, a few hundred yards from the Taradale stati ... 1013 words
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    Drvr Thomas Watson / Frmn Peter Mc Ewan

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  30. SERIOUS RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
    Kerang Times and Swan Hill Gazette (Vic. : 1877 - 1889) Friday 19 August 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: About five o'clock on Wednesday evening a serious accident occurred to a special goods train on its way from Sandhurst to Melbourne. The train, which ... 546 words
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    Drvr Thomas Watson / Frmn Peter Mc Ewan

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  31. MARKET GARDENERS AND THE CHINESE.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Wednesday 24 August 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE market gardeners of Moorabbin Shire are very much incensed against the Chinese, They find, no doubt, that John knows too much about the raising o ... 5235 words
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  32. 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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  33. The Argus. PUBLISHED DAILY. "I am in the place where I am demanded of conscience to speak the truth, and therefore the the truth I speak, impugn it whose list." TO CORRESPONDENTS. ...
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 18 January 1888 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Few deputations of importance have the experience of listening to an absolute and unqualified "No," but such was the lot of the agriculturists who 10184 words
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  34. 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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    Loco Super: Lewis / Dist Traffic Super: Moore

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  35. THE BENDIGO ADVERTISER (PUBLISHED DAILY.) PROGRESSION, OUR RIGHTS, AND OUR RESOURCES. | SANDHURST, SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 1888. A JUST REMONSTRANCE.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 4 February 1888 p 4 Article
    Abstract: AT the Sandhurst Assize Court on Thursday, Mr. J. H. Abbott, J.P., made a representation in the way of remontrance to the Bench of so obvious a natur ... 6790 words
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  36. 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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  37. THE KEWISH PLOUGH. TRIAL AT WARRACKNABEAL.
    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Friday 15 February 1889 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Saturday last was quite a red letter day in the Warracknabeal district with the farmers, as there was one of the largest musters we have ever had 464 words
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  38. RURAL TOPICS AND EVENTS.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 16 February 1889 p 17 Article
    Abstract: The weather continues unsettled over a large area of Australia. Sharp thunder showers have visited many places in all the colonies. The rainfall will ... 4102 words
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    J.J.Kewish 'Auto Plough'

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  39. LATEST INTELLIGENCE. MELBOURNE, Thursday evening.
    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Friday 12 April 1889 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Exhibition returns show that the total admissions were 1,963,436; daily average, 12,271; increase as compared with the Exhibition of 1880, 272 words
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  40. THE LATE FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT OAKLEIGH.
    South Bourke and Mornington Journal (Richmond, Vic. : 1877 - 1920; 1926 - 1927) Wednesday 29 January 1890 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The inquest into the circumstances attending the death of the Chinese Ley Bo Leung, who was killed in the collision between the 11.10 goods train fro ... 724 words
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  41. DINNER TO MR. T. HULSE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 20 November 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At the North Melbourne Town-hall on Saturday night a complimentary banquet was given to Mr. T. Hulse, locomotive foreman, on the occasion of his reti ... 304 words
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  42. BANQUET TO MR. T. HULSE.
    North Melbourne Advertiser (Vic. : 1873 - 1894) Friday 24 November 1893 p 2 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday evening a large gathering of the employees of the North Melbourne Loco. Shed assembled in the town hall, to tender a farewell banquet to ... 986 words
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  43. ALARMING RAILWAY ACCIDENT. EXPLOSION OF A LOCOMOTIVE BOILER AT RINGWOOD. REMARKABLE ESCAPE OF DRIVER AND FIREMAN.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 22 January 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: On Saturday evening last, a few minutes after the 7.50 train from Healesville had reached Ringwood station, a terrific explosion occurred which shook ... 999 words
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  44. THE RECENT LOCOMOTIVE EXPLOSION. INQUIRY BY THE BOARD OF EXPERTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 1 February 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry into the circumstances attending the locomotive boiler explosion which took place at Ringwood on the 20th ult. was resumed at the railway ... 624 words
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  45. FIGHT ON A FOOTPLATE. CHARGE AGAINST RAILWAY MEN. HORSHAM, Monday.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 24 April 1900 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A serious charge has been preferred against J. Orme, an enginedriver, and P. M'Mahon, a fireman, employed on the train running between Horsham and Na ... 150 words
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  46. Family Notices
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 23 June 1900 p 55 Family Notices
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  47. Advertising
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 11 August 1900 p 6 Advertising
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  48. INQUESTS. DROWNED IN A WATERHOLE
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Saturday 1 September 1900 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The adjourned inquest toching the death of the aged man, John Owens, who was round in a waterhold near the Back Creek Cemetery on Wednesday morning ( ... 1208 words
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  49. SPARK ARRESTERS.
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Friday 23 August 1901 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Some interesting statements regarding the efficiency and history of the Tyrer and other spark arresters were made to the Spark Arrester Committee at ... 561 words
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  50. Funeral of Mrs. J. Lynch.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Thursday 23 January 1902 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The remains of the late Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Lynch, wife of Mr. John Lynch, enginedriver Victorian railways, were yesterday afternoon interred in the B ... 277 words
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    wife of Jho Lynch @ BO

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  51. BENT "ECONOMY" AND FIRST AND SECOND-CLASS CASTES.
    The Tocsin (Melbourne, Vic. : 1897 - 1906) Thursday 11 December 1902 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Bent's economical brain, in evolving the quaintly original schems of giving some men nine-yearly free passes and other men two-yearly passes to ventu ... 1188 words
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  52. THE RAILWAY SERVICE. SOME REMARKABLE STATEMENTS.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 26 September 1903 p 12 Article
    Abstract: It has already been pointed out in "The Age" that the policy of retrenchment lately inaugurated in the Railway department has pressed with what appea ... 652 words
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  53. COALITION AND ABSORPTION.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Saturday 14 May 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The general trend of Australian politics is primarily towards coalition, and secondly towards absorption. Absorption is the fate of most coalitions. ... 4210 words
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  54. WODONGA.
    Ovens and Murray Advertiser (Beechworth, Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 21 May 1904 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Under the "determination of the Victorian Railway Commissioners," the following local and locally-known railway employes have been officially reinsta ... 275 words
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    Lists of re-instated staff

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  55. Barrier Miner. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 27, 1904. THE TENDER MERCIES.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 27 December 1904 p 2 Article
    Abstract: WE have it on the very highest authority that the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel, and our experience day by day teaches 901 words
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    J.J.Kewish - Compensation

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  56. A RAILWAY CASE. MR GEORGE BROWN'S CLAIM AGAINST THE COMMISSIONER.
    Gippsland Times (Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Monday 15 May 1905 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Full Court (the Chief Justice, Mr Justice Holroyd, and Mr Justice Beckett) was, on Thursday, engaged in hearing at special case relating to the a ... 421 words
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    Geo Brown CME's Grandfather!

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  57. Family Notices
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 11 November 1905 p 60 Family Notices
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    Andrew Livingston DoD 30/10/05

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  58. LOCOMOTIVE ENGINE DRIVERS AND FIREMEN'S ASSOCIATION. THE ANNUAL BANQUET.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 3 October 1888 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The annual banquet of the Locomotive Engine Drivers and Firemen's Association was held on Saturday evening, in the North Melbourne town hall. About 2 ... 784 words
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    Annual banquet

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  59. RAILWAY SENSATION IN VICTORIA. EXCURSION TRAIN DERAILED. PASSENGERS INJURED. Melbourne, January 28.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 29 January 1906 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A picturesque spot on the Gembrook narrow-gauge railway, about four miles from Upper Ferntree Gully, was to-day the scene of a thrilling railway disa ... 1332 words
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    Engdrvr Arthur Sheehan

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  60. ENGINE-DRIVERS AND FIREMEN'S ANNUAL DINNER.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 1 October 1883 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The annual dinner of the Victorian Enginedrivers and Firemen's Association took place on Saturday night at the Athenæum-hall, Collins-street, Mr. Jam ... 1056 words
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    2017-07-02 19:33:18.0

    Brown / Hulse / Dicks / Jacks / Troup / Geo Miles - Sandridge

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  61. RAILWAY ACCIDENT IN VICTORIA. AN EXCURSION TRAIN DERAILED. MR. TAIT BLAMES THE ENGINEDRIVER. Melbourne, January 28.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 3 February 1906 p 19 Article
    Abstract: A railway accident occurred this afternoon to an excursion train on a narrow-gauge line from Ferntree Gully to Gembrook. The train 624 words
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    Drvr Sheehan / Frmn McKeenan / Guard Blinkorn

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  62. THE RIVAL BRAKES. No. II.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 7 April 1883 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The gist of the report of the Brake Board is given in the following paragraph :-- The question before us thus seems to resolve itself into a choice b ... 2583 words
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  63. THE CEMBROOK RAILWAY ACCIDENT. OFFICIAL ENQUIRY. | MELBOURNE, Wednesday.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Thursday 1 March 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry by Judge Box, assisted by Professor Kernot and Mr H. C. Mais, into the circumstances attending the derailment of a portion of a train on ... 597 words
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    Inquiry Kernot & Mais & Witness names.

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  64. SUICIDE OF AN ENGINE DRIVER.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 11 August 1894 p 41 Article
    Abstract: A suicide was committed at North Melbourne on Sunday morning, when Ebenezer Brown, locomotive driver, 52 years of age, residing at Abbotsford-street, ... 244 words
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  65. THE BELGRAVE RAILWAY ACCIDENT. MELBOURNE, Wednesday.
    Tasmanian News (Hobart, Tas. : 1883 - 1911) Wednesday 7 March 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At the Belgrave accident enquiry Fireman Linklater said he was a passenger by the train, and went up gain experience for the following 92 words
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  66. SUICIDE OF AN ENGINE DRIVER. NO MOTIVE ASSIGNABLE.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Monday 6 August 1894 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A suicide was committed at North Melbourne yesterday morning, when Ebenezer Brown, locomotive driver, 52 years of age, residing at 19 Abbotsford stre ... 274 words
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  67. THE GEMBROOK RAILWAY SMASH
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Friday 9 March 1906 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Mr. A. A. Sheahan, the driver of the Gem brook engine which met with the accident, was again under examination this morning at the sitting of the Enq ... 1327 words
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    Burgess & McNamara

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  68. PERSONAL.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 15 July 1899 p 9 Article
    Abstract: M., Dejardin, the French consul, assisted by Madame Dejardin and their daughter, held a reception yesterday at the French Consulate to celebrate the ... 1011 words
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  69. THE CASE OF GEORGE BROWN. BEFORE THE PRIVY COUNCIL. LEAVE TO APPEAL REFUSED. LONDON, 21st June.
    Gippsland Times (Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Monday 25 June 1906 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The judicial committee of the Privy Council yesterday gave judgment in the appeal case of the Victorian Railways Commissioners v. Brown. The petition ... 287 words
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  70. IRRITATION IN BRITAIN AND CHINA.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 22 May 1888 p 2 Article
    Abstract: CABLEGRAMS published by the Melbourne papers yesterday, show that the news of the late proceedings in the colonies in relation to the Chinese immigra ... 4382 words
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    drvr Webb - "Bungaree Train"?

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  71. THE LOCO BRANCH. LONG-SERVICE DRIVERS.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Saturday 27 September 1913 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Messrs. John Stranghair and John Lynch, whose photographs appear herewith, are two of the senior drivers on the Victorian railways. 440 words
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    Drvrs Staughair & Lynch @ BO 1913

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  72. PERSONAL.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 18 October 1910 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Asquith, the Prime Minister, has requested Field-Marshal Lord Kitchener to join the Council of Imperial Defence. The request has been made 697 words
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    W.J. Murray @ Fli St retire / 38 years is

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  73. ORANGE BLOSSOMS STRAUGHAIR—BALL.
    Flemington Spectator (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Thursday 22 June 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A very pretty wedding took place at the Moonee Ponds Baptist Church on 3rd June. The contracting parties were Corporal C. S. Straughair (late 469 words
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  74. PERSONAL.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Monday 5 December 1910 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Duke and Duchess of Connaught arrived at Durban on Saturday in ideal weather, and were accorded a splendid welcome by 35,000 people assembled at 328 words
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    Guest / Lorimer

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  75. FIRED FOR DAD.
    Traralgon Record (Traralgon, Vic. : 1886 - 1932) Monday 10 March 1930 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Gone into retirement it his 50th year of service. District Rolling Stock Superintendent J. W. Carter, of Dandenong leaves a big gap in the ranks 157 words
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    James Whitely Carter D.R.S.S.

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  76. Local and General News.
    Seymour Express and Goulburn Valley, Avenel, Graytown, Nagambie, Tallarook and Yea Advertiser (Vic. : 1882 - 1891; 1914 - 1918) Friday 4 August 1882 p 2 Article
    Abstract: HAIRBREADTH ESCAPE.—A fireman named Thomas McKenna, son of the locomotive superintendent at Seymour, had an almost miraculous escape on Wednesday mor ... 1028 words
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  77. JOLIMONT RAILWAY ACCIDENT INQUIRY. Melbourne, 19th September.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Friday 20 September 1901 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry into the Jolimont railway accident was resumed to-day. Driver Heffernan, continuing his evidence, said it was not an unusual thing for en ... 1104 words
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  78. Family Notices
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Saturday 1 February 1919 p 4 Family Notices
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  79. WILMORE RAILWAY SMASH. SECOND DAY. [?] OF ACCIDENTAL DEATH.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Monday 28 November 1910 p 5 Article
    Abstract: [?] [?] the Melbourne District Coroner, [?] the inquest at the Bendigo Law [?] on Saturday touching the death of 1682 words
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    Loco Fore Daews - SR / Death of Ryan @ Heathcote Jnc

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  80. ENGINE-DRIVER BROWN.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 3 January 1884 p 2 Article
    Abstract: AN instance can scarcely be conceived in which compensation by employers would be more justly due than that in which engine-driver Brown was maimed f ... 3788 words
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  81. 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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  82. THE BEAUFORT RAILWAY COLLISION.
    The Ballarat Courier (Vic. : 1869 - 1883; 1914 - 1918) Saturday 9 April 1881 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The case against James Newman, locomotive fore[?]an was resumed at the General Sessions yesterday morning. The jurymen hating been called upon, the C ... 2526 words
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  83. 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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  84. Items of News.
    Standard (Port Melbourne, Vic. : 1884 - 1914) Saturday 2 July 1887 p 2 Article
    Abstract: THE date of the annual Borough Council election is rapidly drawing night and if any faith is to be placed in the rumours as to the candidates likely ... 2202 words
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  85. THE RAILWAY DISASTER. (FROM OUR MELBOURNE CORRESPONDENT.) Wednesday, 31 at August.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Thursday 1 September 1881 p 3 Article
    Abstract: As there appears to be a disposition to attribute the railway accident in somo measure to the train having been run faster than before, and consequen ... 3236 words
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    Geo Francis Trfc Mngr / Guard Jno Maud / Porter Copely / Drvr Thos Hartigan / Dennis Cockley Asst Guard / and extensive data on injured.

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  86. ANOTHER RAILWAY ACCIDENT. COLLISION ON THE DAYLESFORD LINE. SEVERAL PERSONS INJURED.
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Monday 2 April 1888 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A serious railway accident occurred on Saturday morning shortly before 8 o’clock on the Creswick and Daylesford railway line, by which several person ... 1001 words
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  87. SHOCKING RAILWAY DISASTER. AT KILMORE. MR JAMES RYAN KILLED.
    Yea Chronicle (Yea, Vic. : 1891 - 1920) Thursday 24 November 1910 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Another railway disaster has been added to the already long list. On Saturday night last, shortly before midnight, and during a wild storm, a 914 words
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    Jas Ryan was from Yea, son Ernest on paper there

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  88. THE ACCIDENT AT THE BEN-DIGO RAILWAY STATION. DEATH OF THE VICTIM.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Friday 20 April 1894 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Frederick Brook Fishley, the victim of the regrettable shunting accident at the Bendigo station on Wednesday evening, died a few hours after his ... 1153 words
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  89. ENGINEDRIVER'S FATE. SCALDED TO DEATH. AT KILMORE JUNCTION. A BENDIGO MAN. KILMORE, Saturday, Nov. 19.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Monday 21 November 1910 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Another fatal railway accident has to be added to the already long list chronicled this year. It happened early this morning, at 400 words
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  90. 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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  91. Family Notices
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 2 October 1905 p 1 Family Notices
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    late Willm Wyatt West? spouse

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  92. 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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  93. 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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  94. THE MINING REVIVAL.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Friday 25 February 1881 p 2 Article
    Abstract: As Artemus Ward says " The crisis is now on" —or in other words we are undergoing the pleasures and pains of another rush. It has been creeping on us ... 4587 words
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    Newman at court

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  95. 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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  96. 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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  97. TERRIBLE RAILWAY ACCIDENT. A TRAIN RUNS INTO A PICNIC VAN. TWO YOUNG MEN KILLED. SEVERAL OTHERS SERIOUSLY IN JURED. BENDIGO, Monday.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tuesday 2 January 1900 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The New Year's celebrations in Bendigo were attended by a thrilling railway catastrophe, which converted a merry young picnic party into a scene of m ... 1954 words
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    Engdrvr E.Ryan / Frmn W. Vinnard

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  98. BENDIGO RAILWAY FATALITY.
    The Kerang Times (Vic. : 1889 - 1901) Friday 5 January 1900 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The following particulars of the sad railway accident which happened near Bendigo on the morning of the 1st inst. are taken from the Independent:-- 880 words
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    drvr E.J. Ryan / Frmn Wm. Vinnard

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  99. THE SUNBURY EXPLOSION. INQUEST ON THE BODY OF HUTCHISON.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 12 April 1884 p 12 Article
    Abstract: An inquest on the body of Robert Hutchison, the fireman who was killed at the time of the boiler explosion at Sanbury, on the Sandhurst Railway, on t ... 303 words
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    Frmn Robt Hutchinson

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  100. The Argus. PUBLISHED DAILY. "I am in the place where I am demanded of conscience to speak the truth, and, therefore, the truth I speak, impugn it whoso list." TO CORRESPONDENTS. Le...
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 2 March 1883 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The obdurate Celtic cottier ignores all notices to quit, and elinga to the domicile until the roof is pulled down. In the same manner the O'Loglilen 9763 words
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    Tattersall - engdrvr

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