Stories Organisations Projects About Login

Folder - Eltham Bakery

From the Collection of Eltham District Historical Society Inc 728 Main Rd Eltham Victoria

Description
7 pages
Object Registration
04885
Keywords
harry gilham collection, joh ebeli, eltham bakery, eltham bakehouse, preservation, hawthorns, burgoyne, 816 main road, thelma kirkbride, nicholls, the pines, boake, garner, kooringoorama, eltham post office
Historical information
Account written by EDHS member Joh Ebeli about his efforts to save the Eltham Bakery building. Newspaper article from "The Valley Voice" 18 July 1979 about the removal of the eltham Bakery building, its history and ideas to preserve historical builldings in Eltham.
Copy of undated article headed "Auction part of Eltham history" regarding sale of property at 816 Main Road, Eltham (In March 2020 the site of Goodstart Early Learning Eltham) on the corner of John Street owned by the Burgoyne Family.
Copy of Newspaper article from "Diamond Valley Local" Tuesday February 16, 1954 " Was woman found in well put in it?" which includes brief description of a body found in the well at the back of the house, detailed descriotion of the operation of the bakehouse in 1954. Also includes article: "D.Ck girl for London" in reference to Telma Kirkbride.
Copy of newspaper article: "Murder mystery at bakery, history comes to life for old building" dated 4 November 1979
Copy of newspaper article: "Big crowd sees Eltham P.O.Opening "The News" dated January 31, 1958
Inscriptions & Markings
HG Booklet 37
Last updated
29 Mar 2020 at 3:01PM