Tag Archives: Mt Colah

Trove Tuesday – Parklands Road

For today’s post we are focusing on one of the streets in our Shire, Parklands Road, Mount Colah. A search on Trove found several references to residents of that street. Perhaps you know the families mentioned.

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It is interesting to note that two f these items are not from local area newspapers.

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1950 ‘Family Notices’, The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 – 1954), 4 September, p. 14. , viewed 16 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article18170756

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1952 ‘BUTTERCUPS OR BORONIAS: MIGRANTS’ CHOICE’, The Sunday Herald (Sydney, NSW : 1949 – 1953), 16 March, p. 2. , viewed 16 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article18487974

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1963 ‘Boys Hurt In Bomb Blast’, The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 – 1995), 8 October, p. 3. , viewed 16 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article104270369

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1953 ‘QUANDIALLA’, The Forbes Advocate (NSW : 1911 – 1954), 16 October, p. 14. , viewed 16 Jan 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article220728837

 

 

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Trove Tuesday – Mt Colah Brides

Trawling through Trove this week your blogger found some references to brides from Mt. Colah.

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1950 ‘New Australian marries Sydney girl’, The Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 – 1954), 7 May, p. 45. , viewed 25 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article229195607

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1945 ‘Snake In Wedding Flowers’, The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 – 1950), 3 March, p. 32. (FIRST EDITION), viewed 25 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article78757868

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colah41960 ‘SUN AND SURF’, The Australian Women’s Weekly (1933 – 1982), 27 January, p. 15. , viewed 25 Oct 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article48530898