Browsing by topic: ‘cornishtown’


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Bill and Julie Curtain

Bill and Julie Curtain were both very active in the social scene around Chiltern, Cornishtown and Rutherglen. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from wh...


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Bill Curtain

Bill Curtain, Godfather of Terry Stone. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed the Head Master of the one teacher school a...


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Julie and Bill Curtain

Julie and Bill Curtain. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed the Head Master of the one teacher school at Cornishtown SS...


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Julie and Bill Curtain

Julie and Bill Curtain in the front yard of the farm house Homebush. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed the Head Maste...


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Cornishtown Reunion

Pam Stone (far left standing reading scrap book), Terry Stone (seated), Bill Curtain (seated), Mary Curtain (wife of Kevin standing and leaning towards Bill), Shane Stone (seate...


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Nana Stone, Pam Stone, Julia Curtain, Bill Curtain and Shane Stone

Nana Stone (Mary Ellen Stone, mother of Les Stone), Julie Curtain, Pam Stone, Bill Curtain and Shane Stone. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when...


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Bill and Julie Curtain

The caption scribbled across the bottom of the photograph read 'WE TWO HAPPY? YES'. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed...


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Julie and Bill Curtain

Julie and Bill Curtain in the front yard of the Homebush farmhouse standing on newly laid concrete path to the front gate. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families ...


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Bill Curtain

Bill Curtain nursing a lamb. A sheep farmer to the very end. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed the Head Master of the...


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Terry Stone at Homebush Cornishtown

The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed the Head Master of the one teacher school at Cornishtown SS near Chiltern in 1951. ...


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Cornishtown Reunion

Bill Curtain (seated), Kevin Curtain (standing) and Terry Stone under the pepper corn tree that dated from the foundation of the school. The connection between the Curtain and S...


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Bill and Julie Curtain

Bill and Julie Curtain at the Rutherglen Races. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed the Head Master of the one teacher ...


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Julie and Bill Curtain

Julie and Bill Curtain with grandchildren at Homebush as Bill prepares to take lambs to market. The connection of the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was ap...


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Julie and Bill Curtain

The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed the Head Master of the one teacher school at Cornishtown SS near Chiltern in 1951. ...


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Julie and Bill Curtain

Wedding of Bill and Julie Curtain. Bill owned and ran a farm called Homebush near Cornishtown. Shane Stone spent his early years visiting the farm not far from Cornishtown SS w...


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Homebush Front Gate

The connection of the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appointed the Head Master of the one teacher school at Cornishtown SS near Chiltern in 1951. He re...


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Bill and Julie Curtain

Bill and Julie Curtain in the paddock adjoining the farm house at Homebush Cornishtown. The connection between the Curtain and Stone families dated from when Les Stone was appoi...


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Border Morning Mail 'Stone's Presidency Ends'

Media coverage of Shane Stone's retirement as Federal President of the Liberal Party of Australia. Border Morning Mail 'Stone's Presidency Ends'.


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ANZAC Day Cornishtown SS

Head Teacher Les Stone raising the Australian flag at Cornishtown SS on ANZAC Day 1953. Shane Stone wearing braces to the left. Anzac Day is a national day of remembrance in Aus...


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Shane Stone and his father Les Stone

Shane Stone and his father Les Stone at the Cornishtown school house.