9 – Kellys: Stringybark Ck. Pt 1

Episode 9: Stringybark Creek, Pt 1., from the Bushranger theme, continues our detailed exploration of Ned Kelly & the Kelly Gang. 

This episode looks at the notorious Stringybark Creek confrontation with police, which leads to the fatalities and the formation of the Kelly Gang as outlaws.       (40 mins)

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Stringybark Creek newspaper drawing
Stringybark Creek site 2018
Lonigan, Kennedy & Scanlon
Possible Bullock Creek hut ruins?  (p84 McMenomy)
(Stringybark Creek news report)  “Unscrupulous ruffians are at large”!
Sydney Nolan (Policeman in wombat hole)

Episode 9 – Stringybark Creek. Part 1. REFERENCES





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Corfield, J. J. (2003). The Ned Kelly encyclopaedia. South Melbourne: Lothian

Hare, F. A. (1892). The last of the bushrangers : an account of the capture of the Kelly gang. London: Hurst and Blackett.  For an online version:  https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uc1.b3132524

Jones, I. (1996). Ned Kelly : a short life. South Melbourne, Vic.: Lothian Books

Kelson, B., & McQuilton, J. (2001). Kelly country : a photographic journey. St Lucia, Qld.: University of Queensland Press

Kenneally, J. J. (1969). The complete inner history of the Kelly gang and their pursuers (8th ed.). Moe, Vic.: The Kelly Gang Publishing Co.   For an online version:  http://www.australianculture.org/the-complete-inner-history-of-the-kelly-gang/

McIntyre, T. N. (1902, April 2018). A true narrative of the Kelly Gang. Retrieved from http://www.policemuseum.vic.gov.au/collection/overview

Molony, J. N. (2001). Ned Kelly. Carlton, Vic.: Melbourne University Press