WYCHEPROOF HISTORICAL SOCIETY

HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTATIONS











OLD FILM ON "YOU TUBE"

Old 8mm film taken by Jack Hommelhoff Snr in the 1930's   Avoca River in flood at Charlton in 1938 or 1939, Charlton Brass Band in 1938, Back to Charlton in 1939 and more as they come to hand  Click Here-http://www.youtube.com/user/wychehistory

WYCHEPROOF SCHOOL 1875

A Wycheproof School site has been established with information and photos from the first school till now
As with all these sites it is a work in progress and information will be added as found
Click here to see the site 
http://wycheschools.webs.com

LOOKING FOR FORMER RAILWAY EMPLOYEES

We are looking for names of people who have been employed with the Railways at Wycheproof, a list has been compiled with the names we have so far and you can click on the link here to see them, If you know of anyone we have missed could you pleases email to the address here "  wyche88@bigpond.net.au  "
To see the list so far http://www.freewebs.com/wycheproofrail/wycheproofemployees.htm

WYCHEPROOF RECENT HISTORY

There is another site for Wycheproof Recent History with Photos & Information on the last 50Years of life in Wycheproof  up till now, Also check out the Railway site, These can be found on the left menu

WYCHEPROOF HISTORY GROUP

There has been a Yahoo Group formed for Wycheproof History where you can post any information that you may have or require, also photo's and links can be posted,You have to become a Yahoo member to do this, but it is easy and at the same time you get to post photo's on flickr with this membership, you only have to provide an email address & as little or as much personal information as you want.http://groups.yahoo.com/group/wychehistory

WYCHEPROOF HISTORICAL SOCIETY

   The Wycheproof Historical Society had a great start with Tom Constable first collecting photos in the 70's.
Tom, a local farmer & electrician got the old photo bug as well as collecting bottles,in 1983 had collected a collection of over 500 photos of early Wycheproof & Dictrict.

Tom Constable with a few photos & below a display in the Wycheproof Shire Hall in 1983





HAVE YOU ANY OLD PHOTOS

The Historical Society is always looking for photos of Wycheproof & District at any point in time, Local Events, Farming Practices, Sporting & Local Identities especially Railways as this year we celebrate 125 years since the Railway Station was opened.
Photos can be left at the Wycheproof NewsAgency or Email to" wyche88@bigpond.net.au"