This Day in History: 1931-01-27

The Toodyay Amateur Swimming Club was formed at a public meeting in the Lesser Town Hall, Toodyay.  The Chairman was James Ellery, the Captain Charles Henry Ellery, and Secretary Ernest Walter Paterson. The Club lasted approximately 5 years.

Toodyay herald, 23 Jan. 1931, p.2; 30 Jan. 1931, p.2; Mar. 1991, p.22.
West Australian, 6 Feb. 1931, p.20.
Wally Chitty. Toodyay – the good old days. Hesperian Press, 2004, p.92.