...a place in the KellyGang story
Originaly called Maiden Punt, changed to Moama in about 1850
Hopwood's Ferry (T&C8/6/1872)
James MacKintosh, saw miller from Moama ran the river steamers Enterprise, Julia and Elizabeth.
Activity on the port (Kilmore19/4/1877)
In 1876 Moama was linked to Deniliquin by rail
Customs problems (Argus26/4/79)
In 1878 Mr Donaldson was transferred as police magistrate to Moama.
The KellyGang knew this area well as they moved cattle and horses backwards and forward across the Murray
Const Vaughan was sent out with a search party with trackers to hunt for the KellyGang.(Argus7/3/79)
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