This Day in History: 1897-11-17

Barnard Drummond Clarkson laid the foundation stone of the Mombekine Agricultural Hall, on the Toodyay-Goomalling Road. It was designed by architect Howard Evans, and built by Edmund Glover Hasson and William Wallace Hasson. William H. Butterly was Chairman of the Hall committee.

Northam advertiser, 24 Nov. 1897, p.2.
Shire of Goomalling Heritage Inventory (online, viewed 15 Nov. 2021):