This Day in History: 1897-03-02

Timothy Francis Quinlan bought Harry F. Smith’s Cooringa Vineyard Estate, located about 4 miles from Newcastle, at a bank auction.

Sources:
West Australian, 20 Feb. 1897, p.8; 6 Mar. 1897, p. 4.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.326.