Historical information

Newspaper article: Diamond Valley News, 1 September 1981, Pioneer cottage rich in history by Marguerite Marshall, recollections of Sonia Skipper re Jarrold Cottage in Main Road, also small shop in grounds leased by Jarrold family to a bootmaker, previously used as temporary police station; Jarrold Cottage later owned by Lena Skipper, mother of Matchem Skipper, currently occupied by Adam Skipper and Sue Thomas. [On reverse side "New library in 5 years: shire chief" Diamond Valley News, Tuesday, September 1, 1986, p9, concerning Watsonia Library and the Heidelberg Regional Library. Also includes a photo of Ian Hamilton inside the Diamond Valley Bookmobile]
Photo: Haymaking on the Jarrold property, Main Rd, Eltham, Diamond Valley News, Tuesday, December 16, 1986, p29 (Shire of Eltham Pioneers Photograph Collection image SEPP_0631)
Reproduction of drawing of 701 Main Road Eltham.

Physical description

Miscellaneous clippings, notes, photocopies, etc held on the subject property.