This Day in History: 1851-09-15

Assistant Surveyor Francis Thomas Gregory did a check survey of old Toodyay, including a survey of 22 ‘Pensioners’ lots’ for the Enrolled Pensioner Guards. The number of Pensioner lots was later reduced to thirteen.

Sources:
State Records Office of WA, Plan (Con 3868, Item no. 395).
Alison Cromb. The history of the Toodyay Convict Depot. A. Cromb, 2010, pp. 22-23, 67.
Alf T. Thomas.  A history of Toodyay. Toodyay Road Board, 1949, p.14.