This Day in History: 1892-09-27

The tender of Messrs. Peet and Rowe (Northam and Newcastle) for £845 15s 6d, was accepted by the WA Government for the building of the new Newcastle Hospital, on the corner of Duke and Henry Streets.

WA government gazette, 13 Oct. 1892, p.831.
Western mail, 15 Oct. 1892, p.14.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.318.
Wally Chitty. Toodyay – the good old days. Hesperian Press, 2004, pp. 42-43 (photo).