This Day in History: 1888-04-12

Thomas Kingston and George Frederick Best of Newcastle demonstrated the ‘Forest Devil’ tree puller at the races run by the Victoria Plains Racing Club.

Inquirer, 7 Mar. 1888, p.6.
West Australian, 20 April 1888, p.3.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.301.