This Day in History: 1900-04-26

It was reported that the WA Government’s Lands Purchase Board had purchased the Norman Estate (Avon Location 1A, of 7,000 acres), north-east of Newcastle.

Daily news, 26 April 1900, p.2.
West Australian, 27 April 1900, p.4.
Northam advertiser, 28 April 1900, p.2.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, pp. 328-329, 332.