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Photos relating to "Stories of the Goldfields" website - the collections of historian Norma King being collated by Lorraine Kelly

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Ist hotel in Coolgardie, Western Australia.Built from Hessian and corrugated iron. Lost Hotel, Hessian, Western Australia, Westerns, Past, Places To Visit, Iron, Black And White, History

Ist hotel in Coolgardie, Western Australia.Built from Hessian and corrugated iron.

Hotels of the Goldfields - 2 The Main Reef Boulder ~ Outback Family History History Page, Local History, Great Photos, Old Photos, Lost Hotel, City Of Adelaide, Old Pub, Country Hotel, Amazing Pics

Hotels of the Goldfields - 2 The Main Reef Boulder ~ Outback Family History

I am sure many readers will have seen the Main Reef Hotel in Boulder but this is a really great photo of it. Do let me know what you think!!! The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Moya Sharp My name is Moya Sharp, I live in Kalgoorlie Western Australia and have worked most …

Underground Horses in WA Mines Historian, Great Britain, Pony, Horses, Painting, Art, Pony Horse, Art Background, Painting Art

Underground Horses in WA Mines

The first known recorded use of ponies underground in Great Britain was in the Durham coalfield in 1750. The Mines and Collieries Act of 1842 barred women and children under 10 (later amended to 13) years of age from working underground, which led to the widespread use of horses and ponies in mining. Typically, they...

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history Devon Hotels, Cornwall Hotels, Local Hotels, Boarding House, Australia Day, Old Stone, Old Building, Bouldering, The Locals

An Old Building with a Violent Past

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history Devon Hotels, Cornwall Hotels, Local Hotels, Boarding House, Australia Day, Old Stone, Old Building, Bouldering, The Locals

An Old Building with a Violent Past

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history

The Amazing Escape of Modesto Varischetti - Entombed miner in 1907 North Country, Western Australia, Historian, First Night, Bouldering, Westerns, Amazing

The Amazing Escape of Modesto Varischetti - Entombed miner in 1907

In 1907 Varischetti was entombed underground in a mine in Western Australia for 9 days. Brave divers visited him daily to keep him alive.

An Old Building with a Violent Past, All Nations Hotel Kalgoorlie 1934 Devon Hotels, Local Hotels, Boarding House, Australia Day, Old Stone, Old Building, Bouldering, The Locals, Past

An Old Building with a Violent Past

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history

The Amazing Escape of Modesto Varischetti - Entombed miner in 1907 North Country, Number 10, Compressed Air, Way Down, He Day, Western Australia, Art Ideas, Amazing

The Amazing Escape of Modesto Varischetti - Entombed miner in 1907

In 1907 Varischetti was entombed underground in a mine in Western Australia for 9 days. Brave divers visited him daily to keep him alive.

Varischetti rescue was the most remarkable rescue and survival stories in Australian history involved 160 miners, a great train dash, underwater divers and Herbert Hoover, who was to become President of the United States. North Country, Western Australia, Historian, Bouldering, Underwater, Westerns, Herbert Hoover, Survival, United States

The Amazing Escape of Modesto Varischetti - Entombed miner in 1907

In 1907 Varischetti was entombed underground in a mine in Western Australia for 9 days. Brave divers visited him daily to keep him alive.

Mrs Felix Murphy - first white woman in Coolgardie with her daughter Emily. In Clara Saunders Pt Coolgardie Gold Rush Horse Feed, Gold Rush, White Women, Daughter, Woman, Daughters

Clara Saunders Pt 3: Coolgardie Gold Rush

Teams in charge of Mr Felix Murphy were the first to arrive on the field. He took with him a water tank, horse feed and stores of all description. Finally, piled up with mens' swags, the men walked behind the teams. Finally, there were very few men left. After the first few days, it was really a women's' town and wh...

Australia's key foundation stories have a narrative arc based on the slow simmering of social tension and anxiety culminating in an explosive release of group hostility. Was Cronulla any different? Devon Hotels, Local Hotels, Boarding House, Old Stone, Old Building, Bouldering, The Locals, Past, Home And Family

An Old Building with a Violent Past

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history Devon Hotels, Local Hotels, Boarding House, Australia Day, Old Stone, Old Building, Bouldering, The Locals, Past

An Old Building with a Violent Past

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history

Boulder Block after Race Riots in Kalgoorlie-Boulder 1934 Devon Hotels, Local Hotels, Boarding House, Australia Day, Old Stone, Old Building, Bouldering, The Locals, New York Skyline

An Old Building with a Violent Past

The All Nations Hotel in Kalgoorlie was associated with two race riots in Kalgoorlie. This article looks at its history