Goulburn, the town
...a place in the KellyGang story
located south west of Sydney on the Hume Highway in New South Wales
As soon as the Blue Mountains were crossed many squatters made their way through the Goulburn area.
Importance of Goulburn
and Bathurst were the two great inland towns of New South Wales. It was the
main administrative centre for all the country south to the Victorian boarder.
What was Goulburn like in the late 1870s
had a lage number of industries involved with the wool trade and many fine buildings
that are still standing
There was no hospital between the one in Beechworth and Goulburn
The railway line from Sydney arrived in Goulburn and stopped there for a few years (T&C25/6/1870) (T&C5/4/1873)
What was the town like
Facilities in Goulburn in the late 1870s
and Catholic Cathedrals and most other churches
things of interest
Goulburn had a brewery and many other industries.
Links to the KellyGang
Joe Byrne's mother and father were married in the Catholic church of St Peter and Paul in Goulburn in July 1855.
In about 4/2/1879 Aaron Sherritt told Sup Hare the KellyGang may have gone to Goulburn before going to Jerilderie. (RC 1275) (JJK)
Members of the Goulburn community
What happened at Goulburn after the time of the Kelly Gang
One of Joe Byrne'
s brothers or sisters finished up in the mental hospital in Goulburn. The family had little opportunity to visit.
What is happening at Goulburn today - linked to the Kelly Country and Ned Kelly's story
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