From the annals of Whittlesea's past comes this picture of two distinct pioneer settlers, Mr Henry Andrews and his wife Phoebe.
The couple came to Melbourne from England by sailing ship in the 1850's. They made an immediate purchase of land now situated on the Yan Yean Rd between Woodstock and Yan Yean. This property was developed and farmed by the Andrews family for over 50 years. The bluestone home in which they lived was built by Mr. Andrews himself and still stands.
Mrs. Andrews was grandmother of local personality, Mr. Ernie Lehmann, now retired and
Newsprint, copy, very poor quality, blurry image and text, not dated, source unknown.