ON THIS DAY.... 21st May 1913 John Jones and John Nolan, two labourers at Korumburra, had a dispute on this day in 1913, which culminated in Nolan striking Jones a heavy blow on the cheek bone, breaking his neck. Jones died in tho Melbourne Hospital two days later. #twistedhistory #murder #Melbourne #history #victoria #crime

ON THIS DAY.... 21st May 1913 John Jones and John Nolan, two labourers at Korumburra, had a dispute on this day in 1913, which culminated in Nolan striking Jones a heavy blow on the cheek bone, breaking his neck. Jones died in tho Melbourne Hospital two days later. #twistedhistory #murder #Melbourne #history #victoria #crime

Commercial Street, Korumburra, 1910. State Library of Victoria Image H84.233/185.

Commercial Street, Korumburra, 1910. State Library of Victoria Image H84.233/185.

A wonderful view of Korumburra taken in the early 1900's. Photo courtesy Leighton Collection, photographer unknown.

A wonderful view of Korumburra taken in the early 1900's. Photo courtesy Leighton Collection, photographer unknown.

Cut in Half On this day ………… 13th March 1909 A shocking accident, happened on this day in resulting in the death of Mr. George Whitaker, proprietor of the “Korumburra Times,” occurred near Loch. Mr. Whitaker, with four’ others, was returning from the Grantville Show in a buggy. When near Loch a team of horses, attached to a […]

Cut in Half On this day ………… 13th March 1909 A shocking accident, happened on this day in resulting in the death of Mr. George Whitaker, proprietor of the “Korumburra Times,” occurred near Loch. Mr. Whitaker, with four’ others, was returning from the Grantville Show in a buggy. When near Loch a team of horses, attached to a […]

Korumburra to Outtrim Embankment heritage listed

Korumburra to Outtrim Embankment heritage listed

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