Further [i.e. Third] progress report : with appendices thereto, extracts from minutes of Committee : together with minutes of evidence, etc. (August 31st, 1885)
|Corporate Author:||Victoria. Royal Commission on Water Supply (1884-1887)|
|Other Authors:||Deakin, Alfred, 1856-1919, Campbell, James, 1845-1893, Young, Charles, 1825-1908, Madden, Walter, 1848-1925, Shackell, James, 1833-1899, Graham, George, 1838-1922, Black, Alexander, 1827-1897, Steel, William Heron, 1830-1890, Ellery, Robert Lewis John, 1827-1908, Culcheth, William Wood, Muntz, Thomas Bingham, 1835-1908, Moore, Thompson, 1832-1912, Balfour, James, 1830-1913, Young, George, 1848-1891, Rees, John, 1825-1917, Dow, John Lamont, 1837-1923, Murray, Stuart, 1837-1919.|
Melbourne : John Ferres, Government Printer, 1885
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Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ;
1885, no. 53
GP V 1885 no. 53 p. i-100 (4.8 MB)
GP V 1885 no. 53 p. 101-200 (3.4 MB)
GP V 1885 no. 53 p. 201-302 (3.5 MB)
"Presented to both Houses of Parliament by His Excellency's command"
Commission comprised Alfred Deakin (President), James Campbell, Charles Young, Walter Madden, James Shackell, George Graham, Alexander Black , William H. Steel, Robert L. J. Ellery, W. W. Culcheth, Thomas B. Muntz, Thompson Moore, James Balfour, George Young, John Rees and John. L. Dow.
Witnesses A-K: Joseph Andrews (baker/farmer Elaine), Samuel Baird (town clerk Horsham/sec. Wimmera United Water Trust), Robert Balding (surveyor Geelong), James Bankin (grazier/farmer), Joseph Bell (sec. Loddon United Water Trust), Alexander Blackwood (storekeeper), Edward Blake (councillor Ballan), Matthew Bodey (farmer Lal Lal), Stuart Blacker Bolton (sec. Wimmera Shire Council), Charles Bott (pres. Shire of Yarrawonga), G. E. Bourchier (chairman Avoca United Water Trust), Robert Boyd (sec. Shepparton Water Trust), Isaac Braund (farmer Wharparilla), Peter Hermann Bredt [also spelled Herrmann] (sec. Shire of Bairnsdale), Arthur George Brown (Wimmera United Waterworks Trust), David Buchanan (resident St. Arnaud Shire), Samuel J. Bulwer (herdsman), James Henry K. Buscombe (chairman Kyneton Water Trust), Samuel Henry Butler (Bet Bet Water Trust), John Cornelius Caffyn (sec. proposed Yarrawonga Waterworks Trust), Thomas Cain (councillor Bacchus Marsh), James Caldwell (Shepparton Water Trust), Alexander Cameron (blacksmith/[mayor of Port Fairy?]), John Augustus Carey (sec. Echuca and Waranga United Water Trust), Samuel Carter (councillor West Riding Wimmera), James Castles (farmer Koyuga/Echuca Shire councillor), James Cheetham (sec./treasurer Bet Bet Water Trust), David Chrystal (pres. Echuca Agricultural and Pastoral Assoc.), Daniel Churchill (farmer near Charlton), Henry Colley Clarkson (town clerk Carisbrook), Alfred B. Clemes (sec. Wimmera United Water Trust/Stawell Shire Waterworks Trust), Alfred Colls (public delegate from Carisbrook), Michael Corboy (farmer), George Cossens (Avon Plains), Patrick H. Costello (pres. Shire of Bet Bet), David Coutts MLC. (chairman Loddon United Water Trust), Albert William Craven (Mining Dept.), William Andrew Craze (farmer/member South Shepparton Shire), Thomas Crerer (mayor Stawell), Christopher Crisp (editor Bacchus Marsh Express), Michael George Croker [also spelled Croher] (sec. Avoca United Water Trust), John Crouch (mayor Ararat), George Cunningham MLA, William Daley (bootmaker), John D'Alton (Avoca Waterworks), Thomas Dann (miller Wabdallah), Thomas Davey (farmer Elaine), John Davies (farmer Kalkee), Rev. Elisha Clement De Garis (pres. Central Irrigation League), George Dickie J.P. (councillor Shire of Bacchus Marsh), John Dillon (Stawell Water Trust), Mark A. Docker [also spelled Dockery] (Shepparton Water Trust), Patrick Doherty (Echuca Shire Council), William Drummond (chairman Wimmera United Waterworks Trust), William Dunstan (Wandella Farmers' Club), R. M. Elder (farmer), James Gibson Farquhar (St. Arnaud Water Trust), Thomas Fotheringham (farmer), Alfred Blount Fry (surveyor), Charles Robert Geoghegan (town clerk/surveyor Sale), John Gilmour [also spelled Gillmour] (farmer/member Shire of Yarrawonga), William Grant (farmer), William Guy (miner), Walter T. Hansford (Mayor Dunolly), Robert Harper (Sec. Kyneton Water Trust), Edward J. Hawkins (Loddon United Water Trust), William Hayes (chairman Bet Bet Water Trust), John Holland (resident St. Arnaud Shire), Thomas Culbertson Hope (pres. Shire of Bannockburn), Robert Hornbuckle (farmer/councillor Shire of Melton), Frederick Hughes (sec. Maryborough Water Trust), George Hunt (railroad maker/digger), George Thomas Jones (sec. Shire of Maffra), Edward Kane (farmer Morrisons), Nobley William Keenan (farmer/grazier), John Kelsall (fellmonger Buninyong), John Kemp (Coliban Waterworks), Henry Charles Kempson (Swan Hill Shire Water Trust), Samuel Kitson (farmer), James Knox (sec. Benalla Water Trust),
Witnesses L-Y: Michael Landy (hop grower/farmer/grazier/member Maffra Shire Council), John Bartholomew Lee (insurance agent), Thomas Floyd Legge (farm manager Clydebank), Louis Le Gold (engineer Shire of Wimmera), Duncan Leitch (Gunbower Station), Andrew Lindsay (miner Elaine), Isaac Frederick Longhurst (councillor Western Riding Ballan), Alexander Lowenstein (Maryborough Water Trust), Andrew Macarthur (councillor Shire of Bairnsdale), Robert MacBean/MacBain [i.e. McBean] (chairman Benalla Water Trust), Nathaniel Bracken Mackay (farmer Katunga), Patrick MacMahon (farmer/councillor Shire of Yarrawonga), Richard Manning (councilllor Shire of Melton), E. P. M. Margetts (Avoca United Water Trust), Cheri Mars (hotel/storekeeper), John Martin (farmer Lethbridge), William Mater (storekeeper Morrisons), Albert Herbert Matthews (farmer Morrisons), George Maxwell (surveyor), Samuel McCorkell (farmer/pres. Shire of Melton), John McCulloch (councillor Shire of Ballan), Hugh McDonald (farmer near Minyip), William McDonald (Lowan Water Trust), Archibald McKay (quartz-crusher Elaine), Samuel McKay (farmer Narrewillock), William McKean (Geelong Waterworks), Robert McKee (pres. Murrabit Farmer's Union), Alexander McKinley (resident Ballan region), Duncan McLean (sec. Shire of Melton), Alexander McNeill (town clerk Ararat), Hugh Meikle (farmer), John Meiklejohn (pres. Shepparton Shire), John Merry (councillor Shire of Tambo), Thomas Fitzgerald Moore (chairman Lowan Shire Waterworks Trust), Walter William Moore (landowner), Andrew Thomas Moran (engineer Shire of Winchelsea), Henry Morris (miner), Samuel Morris (sec. Shire of Bannockburn), Claude Morrison (miner Morrisons) Donald Munro (bootmaker Morrisons), John Murphy (sec. Meredith Shire Council), Timothy Murphy (chairman United Echuca and Waranga Water Trust), Walter Scott Murray (Kyneton Water Trust/United Echuca and Waranga Waterworks Trust), James Mussen (sec. Lowan Shire Waterworks Trust), Ernest Nash (quarrymaster/contractor Geelong), Charles Newell (Stawell Shire Water Trust), Jan August Niemann (water borer), Thomas Nixon (district surveyor Benalla), John Nolan (farmer Jeruk), Michael O'Brien (Echuca Agricultural Society), James O'Callaghan (farmer Minyip), Michael O'Connell (pres. Bacchus Marsh Shire), William Henry Palmer (grocer Charlcote, Clyde), Ralph Parkinson (farmer nr. Melton), William Parkinson (miner), Charles E. Pascoe (sec./surveyor/treasurer Echuca Borough Water Trust), George Patrick (farmer/member Shire of Yarrawonga), Alfred Peacock (councillor Carisbrook Borough Council), Thomas G. Pearce (storekeeper/farmer), Pharez Phillips (chairman Wimmera United Water Trust), Benjamin C. Porter (grazier/councillor Shire of Melton), Carl G. Rasmussen (mayor Horsham), David Grant Rattray (sec. Swan Hill Shire Water Trust), Francis Reilly (retired Wangaratta), George Reynoldson (Shepparton Water Trust), Joseph Ringrose (miner), Robert Hughes Roberts (farmer), Alexander Rodgers (engineer Yarrawonga Shire), William Sinclair Ross (councillor Shire of Bairnsdale), George Frederick Scouller [i.e. Scoullar] (Wimmera United Water Trust) , William Sharp (farmer), William Simm (farmer), Elderson Smith (bank manager Echuca), Thomas Spencer (pres. Rochester Agricultural Soc.), William Elliot Standfield (Sec. Bacchus Marsh Shire Council), Harry W. Staughton (councilllor Shire of Melton), Francis Stewart (mayor Carisbrook), William Sutcliff (sec. St. Arnaud Water Trust), Ralph Winn Tanner (storekeeper/grazier), John William Taverner (pres. Swan Hill Water Trust), Daniel Taylor (chairman Maryborough Water Trust), Joseph A. Taylor (hop-grower), J. P. Trouitt (commissioner Stawell Water Trust), William Henry Vagg (storekeeper), William S. Vernon (chairman St. Arnaud Water Trust), Michael Walsh (councillor Shire of Ballan), William Telford Webb (commissioner Echuca and Waranga Water Trust/shire councillor Echuca), H. H. Wettenhall M.L.C. (chairman Stawell Water Trust), Andrew White (engineer Shire of Euroa), Joseph Williamson (commissioner Swan Hill Water Trust/pres. Wandella Farmers' Club), William Walter Willis (news agent), David Wilson (farmer/grazier), Edwin O. Witherden (farmer), Richard Wright (farmer Bunguluke) and Robert H. Young (sec. Shire of Ballan)
Appendix 1 includes: Royal Commission on Water Supply : gaugings of the Goulburn River at Murchison : memorandum of method of procedure by Stuart Murray.
Appendix 4 comprises: The Arid Districts of Victoria and the Waterworks Trusts by Stuart Murray.
xl, 302p. 33cm.
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