This Day in History: 1851-08-20

The combined group of 40 ticket-of-leave men arrived at the Toodyay Police Barracks in old Toodyay for an overnight rest.

Alison Cromb. The history of the Toodyay Convict Depot. A. Cromb, 2010, p.10.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.96.