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Limited Edition Gallery - Australia | Woolshed Falls Sunset, Beechworth VIC
Location: Woolshed Falls, Chiltern Mount Pilot National Park, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia Photo ID: CM6179 Edition Size: 300 Situated in the Woolshed Valley, just a short distance from the historic town of Beechworth, Woolshed Falls was once part of the rich Ovens Goldfields. With thousands descending upon the waterways of the Woolshed Valley during the 19th century, the area surrounding Woolshed Falls filled with those seeking their fortune and the possibility of a better life. The…
Lunatic Walks Out Of Beechworth Asylum - Twisted History | Limelight Tours
On This Day……7th July 1870 James Geary was committed to Mayday Hills Lunatic Asylum on the 24th of November 1867, and was discharged on the 12th of October 1868. Geary was committed for a second time on the 26th of October of the same year. On the 7th of July 1870, Geary escaped by walking […]
Escape from the Beechworth Lunatic Asylum - Twisted History | Limelight Tours
On this day …….. 16th of January 1950 Two patients, Percy Connolly and Ernest Williams from the Beechworth Mental Hospital who escaped on the 16th of January 1950 enjoyed a short lived freedom. Williams who broke his leg after jumping from the Ha Ha Wall was taken straight to the Hospital Ward. Connolly who managed […]