This Day in History: 1853-12-01

1853 End: The brick Toodyay Convict Hiring Depot Barracks next to the Warders’ Quarters on what is now Fiennes Street, Toodyay, had been completed, providing accommodation for up to sixty of ticket-of-leave men.

Alison Cromb. The history of the Toodyay Convict Depot. A. Cromb, 2010, pp.62, 129.