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    Enginedrivers & Firemens Association.

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  1. ITEMS OF NEWS.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Saturday 8 February 1873 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A meeting was held before the Chief Clerk of Insolvency on Thursday, in the estate of James Milne, of Muckleford. Several claims were proved, and Mr ... 3238 words
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    2017-01-02 11:16:06.0

    Insobriety of Enginedrver - Angus Gordon, Woodend to Macedon

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  2. TASMANIA. LAUNCESTON, Thursday.
    Advocate (Melbourne, Vic. : 1868 - 1954) Saturday 8 February 1873 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The Psyche has arrived from Cardiff, after a passage of 115 days, Her cargo consists principally of railway materials for the main line. 778 words
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    2017-05-09 22:14:13.0

    Drvr @ #51 explosion - 1872

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  3. THE ENGINE-DRIVERS' ASSOCIATION.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 25 May 1880 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A deputation of members of the Victorian Engine-drivers' and Firemens' Association Waited upon the Minister of Railways yesterday, with reference to ... 1122 words
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    2017-05-09 18:43:56.0

    James Newman - Foreman

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  4. 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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    2016-12-31 11:13:13.0

    Annual Dinner: Gurney / Swift / Fewster / Jacks / Mirls / Thompson

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  5. 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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  6. THE DISAFFECTION IN THE RAILWAY DEPARTMENT. THE STATEMENT OF MR ALISON SMITH. CONTRADICTIONS BY THE ENGINE DRIVERS.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 13 July 1887 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The members of the Engine Drivers and Firemen's Association are greatly annoyed at the statement mnde by Mr. Alison Smith, acting-locomotive superint ... 2582 words
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  7. 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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  8. DEATH OF MR. SOLOMON MIRLS.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 4 January 1890 p 29 Article
    Abstract: The funeral of the late Mr. Solomon Mirls, locomotive superintendent of the Victorian railways, took place on Sunday, and was attended by a very larg ... 365 words
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  9. BENDIGO ENGINEDRIVERS' ASSOCIATION.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Tuesday 22 March 1892 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The usual weekly meeting of the above association was held on Saturday evening. The president, Mr. J. Long occupied the chair, and there were about 1 ... 521 words
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    2016-10-25 23:34:16.0

    Tregear

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  10. TOWN TALK.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 13 April 1897 p 2 Article
    Abstract: An accident happened yesterday afternoon to the Hon. S. Austin, M.L.C., mayor of Geelong. He was about entering a hansom cab to drive to his residenc ... 2905 words
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    Intoxicated crew at Sunbury

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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. THE RAILWAYS.
    Gippsland Times (Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Monday 28 September 1903 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A well-known engine-driver and a member of the Drivers' and Firemen's Association puts the situation in the following words:—"The locomotive officers ... 567 words
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  14. THE RAILWAYS STRIKE. A SLIGHTLY IMPROVED SERVICE. ONE HUNDRED ENGINEERS IN TRAINING. THE RAILWAY COMMISSIONER SATISFIED WITH THE PROGRESS MADE. THE PREMIER FIRM AND CONFIDENT. THE ...
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Tuesday 12 May 1903 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Though, the efforts of the strikers have inflicted untold suffering on the poorer classes, and considerable inconvenience upon the commercial section ... 9468 words
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  15. THE RAILWAY TROUBLE GOVERNMENT STILL CONFIDENT. LENGTHY CABINET MEETING. MANIFESTO BY THE STRIKERS. THEY PLAGE THEIR POSITION BEFORE THE PUBLIC. APPLICATIONS COMING IN FREELY.
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Tuesday 12 May 1903 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Monday. At Spencer-street excellent arrangements were made from an early hour. A strong body of police was on duty at all 317 words
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  16. Advertising
    The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924) Monday 10 March 1890 p 3 Advertising
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    BT Loco. Engdrvrs Assoc donations

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  17. THE STATIONS WELL GUARDED. DR HOLLIS EXPELLED FROM THE PLATFORM. NINE CAB LOADS OF FIREMEN ARRIVE. POLICE ACTING LOYALLY. MORE BUSINESS PLACES CLOSED. ENGINEDRIVERS' MANIFESTO. FIG...
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Tuesday 12 May 1903 p 2 Article
    Abstract: At both Spencer-street and Flinders-street strong bodies of police have kept the gates closed against all comers except those who were genuine passen ... 574 words
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  18. ASSAULTS ON NON-UNIONIST AT PORT MELBOURNE.
    Mount Alexander Mail (Vic. : 1854 - 1917) Saturday 25 October 1890 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The case in which six men are charged with assaulting non-union labourers on the Port Melbourne railway pier on the 11th inst., was resumed at the Po ... 831 words
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  19. TUESDAY'S PROCEEDINGS.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 16 May 1903 p 36 Article
    Abstract: The effect of the proclamation by the Governor, forbidding unlawful assembling in the streets, and notifying the public that the police had received ... 673 words
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  20. BALLOTING FOR MEN. 220 DRIVERS CHOSEN.
    Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954) Tuesday 19 May 1903 p 3 Article
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  21. THE RAILWAY STRIKE. REINSTATEMENTS.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 19 December 1903 p 45 Article
    Abstract: Following on the Full Court decision in the case of Williames v. the Railway Commissioners, the Government has decided that the officers of railway s ... 145 words
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  22. 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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  23. WORKING HOURS AND RESTS. THREE DAYS' RECORD.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 8 February 1910 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Mr. L. M'Clelland, secretary for Railways, was able yesterday to give fuller particulars of the hours worked by the men of the ill-fated train on Wed ... 369 words
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    hOURS ON dUTY

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  24. FATAL RAILWAY ACCIDENT AT KILMORE TRAIN BOLTS INTO DEAD END THE DRIVER KILLED.
    Benalla Standard (Vic. : 1901 - 1931) Tuesday 22 November 1910 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A sensational railway accident, resulting in the death of driver James Ryan and the marvellous escape of his fireman, occurred at Kilmore Junction at ... 679 words
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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. THE KILMORE RAILWAY TRAGEDY. CORONER'S INQUIRY CONCLUDED. VERDICT OF ACCIDENTAL DEATH.
    The Bendigo Independent (Vic. : 1891 - 1918) Monday 28 November 1910 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At the Law Courts on Saturday the coronial inquiry into the circumstances associated with the death of James Ryan, who was killed in the railway acci ... 1762 words
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  28. COUNTRY NEWS. BALLARAT.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 2 June 1917 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Complaint has been made to the authorities of the Ballarat Trades Hall to the effect that at the railway locomotive sheds in Ballarat East married me ... 104 words
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    Favouritism to single men?

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  29. The "Loyal" Blacklegs. THEIR NAMES AND ADDRESSES.
    The Tocsin (Melbourne, Vic. : 1897 - 1906) Thursday 11 June 1903 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Herewith is given another instalment of the names and addresses of the individuals who blacklegged during the recent railway strike. Further 376 words
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  30. 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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  31. ALLEGED RAILWAY GRIEVANCES. (To the Editor.)
    Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 - 1929) Wednesday 31 January 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—Relative to the letter, in your paper recently referring' to railway matters. in connection with the loco, shed at Geelong, I must congratulate ... 743 words
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  32. 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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  33. RUN OVER BY A TRAIN.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Thursday 9 September 1880 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The city coroner held an inquest yesterday, at the hospital, on the body of a man named James Flaherty, who had been run over by a train at the corne ... 746 words
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    Jno Hourigan - Enginedriver

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  34. 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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    Death of Lifter - Engdrvr Gardiner / Frmn Clowe

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  35. ON THE LINE. YOUNG MAN KILLED. OPEN VERDICT RETURNED
    The Herald (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 14 January 1911 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The circumstances surrounding the death of Norman Leslie Colquhoun, 23 years of age, a laborer at the Newport Workshops, whose mangled body was 348 words
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    Colquhourn - death

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  36. LOCOMOTIVE FIREMAN'S DEATH. INQUEST INTO THE SEYMOUR FATALITY.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Wednesday 8 May 1907 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The death of Daniel Regan, single, aged 31, which occurred at the St. Vincent's Hospital on 27th April, as a result of injuries he sustained through ... 592 words
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    2019-05-02 22:38:31.0

    Alf M'Laren drvr / deceased Daniel Reagan Frmn / Chas Chapman engclnr-frmn / Joe Hawkins engdrvr / James Fitzgibbon retrd engdrvr

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  37. 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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  38. 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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  39. 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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  40. 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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