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First Hand Accounts Glenrowan History The Railway

Statement of the Stationmaster

An account of Glenrowan from the Glenrowan stationmaster, John Stanistreet.

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Glenrowan History News Reports

HERO OF GLENROWAN – THOMAS CURNOW MOURNED.

Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA : 1910 – 1924), Wednesday 27 December 1922, page 4 HERO OF GLENROWAN THOMAS CURNOW MOURNED. Officers of the Victorian Education Department joined on Friday in the expressions of general regret of the death of Mr. Thomas Curnow, the hero teacher who saved the train containing 40 police and a number […]

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News

In the news, November 11 2020

Earlier this week was the commemoration of Ned Kelly’s execution and in relation to that Glenrowan was the feature of an article in the Border Mail by journalist Anthony Bunn. The story was mirrored on other news sites as well, some of which are behind pay-walls and some of which aren’t. Below is a transcript […]

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Glenrowan History News Reports

COMMENCEMENT OF THE FIGHT

A contemporary new report describing the siege and Ned Kelly’s arrival in Melbourne.

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Edward (Ned) Kelly History News Reports

Update on Ned Kelly’s health (October 1880)

A contemporary report coveting ned Kelly’s recovery in Melbourne Gaol

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History News Reports

EXCITEMENT AT GLENROWAN

A contemporary news report covering the immediate aftermath of the siege.

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Edward (Ned) Kelly First Hand Accounts History Superintendent Hare The Police

DR. NICHOLSON’S ACCOUNT

An account of the events at Glenrowan told by the medic who attended Superintendent Hare and Ned Kelly.

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The Author Speaks

SUPERINTENDENT HARE’S REPORT.

Account by Superintendent Hare of his re-assignment to the Kelly pursuit, the lead up to the siege and his involvement in the opening stage of the battle.

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Aaron Sherritt First Hand Accounts History The Sherritts

Inquest on Sherritt

A report on Aaron Sherritt’s inquest.

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Crime and Punishment History The Kelly Gang The Police

THE KELLY GANG AND THE POLICE.

Two letters to the editor criticising the police actions at Glenrowan.