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Stawell Historical Society Inc Stawell, VIC

To preserve the history of Stawell from 1850s to present time.

Early Stawell newspapers, photographs, historical records and museum objects make up this collection which is available for research. (Appointments are advised). Location is a custom built research centre and archive stores attached to the rear of the historic 1860 Pleasant Creek Court House currently used as a small museum.

Research Centre Longfield Street Stawell is open on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 4:30pm

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location
46 Longfield St Stawell Victoria 3380 (map)
phone
+61 03 53583789

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Opening Hours

10 am to 4 pm Wednesdays & Thursdays weekly.

Entry Fee

$5 per adult donation to view the Museum which includes permanent gold field display historic photographs plus rotating theme displays such as Norwellan Woolen Mill and Stawell Timber Industries. Charges apply for research at $15 per hour negotiable for larger research projects.

Location

46 Longfield St Stawell VIC

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Cemetery Records: Ashens, Burrum Burrum (Banyena), Concongella, Crowlands, Deep Lead, Glenorchy, Gray's Bridge, (Marnoo) Great Western, Navarre, Rupanyup, Stawell (Pleasant Creek). Stawell (One Tree Hill). Church Records: Church of England, St Patrick's Catholic Church, Methodist Church, St Mathew's Presbyterian Church, Stawell Hospital Records, School Records, Stawell & District School Records, Stawell Town & Shire Rates, Stawell News Papers, Government Gazettes.
We also have 4,500 plus historic photos of Stawell and district places and people in our collection.

Sue Richards 5 May 2019 5:15 PM

How can I get copies of you photos please.

Gary Withers 6 May 2019 10:53 AM

Hi. You can get access to photos and information in our collection by contacting the Historical Society by phone 53583789 or email [email protected] with a request. We are open on Wednesday and Thursday 10:00 to 4:00. We have a very minimal research fee of $10 per hour or less if it involves a lot of research. Regards Gary Withers.

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Crew of Corvette H.M.A.S. STAWELL taken on board 1945

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Railway Yards Stawell looking towards Wakeham Street with water tank on left. c1960

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Flavell Family - Betty and Rob Flavell brother and sister

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Magdala cum Moonlight Mine c1895. Showing wooden tanks and woodheap. Men on left. The fifth from left tall man is Thomas Kinsella

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Stawell Town Hall building clock tower with scaffolding

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Portrait - Harry Leader Allard 1863-1949

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Portrait - The Earl of Hopetoun 1895 Governor of Victoria

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Portrait John Prendergast Hamilton c1870

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Soldiers? Memorial with gate and fence. Weighbridge and Coffee Palace in background

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Water Supply Pipeline Grampians with workman at bottom

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Stawell Shire Hall

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Stawell Hospital. Members of the Building Committee 1933-1934

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Stawell Hospital Workmen on New Hospital Site preparing the road approach.

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Navarre Football Club 1924-25

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St. Patrick?s Catholic Church three identical photos of church and school Approx 1928-1930

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Grave Marker - ?Moray? Private Cemetery

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Main St. looking East. Large two story building is the Post Office. Star Hotel in middle of road on the hill.

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Lodge building at Cemetery entrance

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View of Wimmera Flour Mill Co showing brick office building. C1930

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Stawell Technical School. Workman preparing for large chimney to come down.

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Telford Family Small Photographs on Metal. Telford family had business Hay Provisions and General Grocer main Street Stawell

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Callawadda Hall Opening 1958 Newspaper Cuttings

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Sean Dwyer/Barbara West Wedding

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H.M.A.S. Stawell Association ANZAC DAY 1992

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Stawell Hospital Opening of Allan & Ivy Simpson Wing

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H.M.A.S. Stawell Crew (3 Photos)

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Stawell Calisthenics Club Group 1978

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Portrait - Zerubabel Davies 1870

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Deep Lead ? Samuel and Emma Rogers taken in front of home.

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St. Matthew?s Church taken by Bill McGregor about 1996-1997. New church hall under construction on left side of church.