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Books

A great selection of local history books available from the Society

Ordering procedure: Two options available: see below table

 

 Title

Price 

Description 

Cemetery of Inglewood, Victoria 1862 - 2007

by Arthur Treble

 $20.00    A valuable resource for those researching family history. Burials are in alphabetical order and easy to follow.

Inglewood Fire Brigade 1861 - 1961

by Dern Marriott Puckey

 OOP

SORRY,  OUT OF PRINT

A story of the first century of this voluntary Country Fire Brigade, of its early fire fighting equipment, and an insight into the difficulties faced by the Brigade over this time.

Inglewood Football Club 1876 - 2001.

Researched and edited Howard Rochester

 $20.00  Records of 125 years of football, including the first recorded match, players who have made the VFL, Life Members, Captains/Coaches, and other officials. Inglewood's Team of the Century nominations (124), and final team (28), and the story of each player.

Inglewood in the Fifties and Sixties

 Reseached and edited Kevin J. Poyser

 $20.00 An interesting story of the birth of Inglewood, as it was told in diary form in letters sent from this early goldfield to relatives in London, and returned to be printed in the Inglewood Advertiser in 1906 and 1907; a grassroots of day one life on the goldfield.

Inglewood in the Scrub

by Inglewood Historical Society

 

 $tba

REPRINT SOON

A collection of interesting historical anecdotes of Inglewood and district, from letters of a Welsh miner, to newspaper reports and a Heritage study of the district.

Our Boys, Letters from the Front

by

Inglewood Historical Society

 $20.00

A record of F Company, Victorian Rangers, and letters from the soldiers at the Front during the Boer War.

Rheola 1870 - 1985

by 'Back to Rheola' Committee 1985

 

 $10.00 Compiled by Ronald Leslie Carless, a descendant of a Moliagul pioneer family. A story of the early pioneers of the region, their quest for gold, their hardships, families, businesses, schools and more.

Kingower 2006

by Dona & Don Walker 

 $15.00  An interesting history of this major goldfield and its pioneers, with contributions by many local families

 Inglewood - 50 Years of Gold, 2009

by David Rose 

 

 $10.00 An interesting look at Inglewood from 1859 to 2009. Gold, land settlement, eucalyptus, city in the scrub, local government. 

A Brief History of Inglewood

by Ian J.Wemyss 

 $6.00  A story starting at day one of Inglewood, the discovery of gold, the establishment of New Inglewood, businesses, Borough Council, the great fire of Inglewood, and the many various gold mines.
     

 

Book Ordering procedure:  Inglewood District Historical Society

91 Southey St. INGLEWOOD, VIC, 3517

email:  IHS.Secretary@inglewood.vic.au

OR

Sharps Bazaar,  Ph 03 54 383 416

Brooke St., INGLEWOOD, VIC 3517

Note:  Book postage costs vary, so please request the costs when ordering.