The Wiluna Crossing Smash

James Farrell Read Age 18 who was killed in a train collision at Wiluna in 1936. Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 – 1950), Thursday 2 April 1936, page 4 WILUNA GROSSING SMASH TWO KILLED AND FIVE INJURED TAXI SMASHES INTO RAIL TANK The already long  list of level crossing fatalities was added to yet again […]

Charlie the Goose and The Goose’s Puzzle

No one knew his real name and it was thought that Charlie himself was hazy on that point. There are many colourful caracture’s on the Early Goldfields of Western Australia but the tales of ‘Charlie The Goose’ must be amongst the best. As you will see from these stories, taken from the newspapers of the […]

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