This article, published almost two weeks after Ben Hall’s death contains statements from the inquest into Ben Hall’s death as well as a first-hand account of the grim spectacle of the body on display in Forbes. Continue reading Spotlight: “THE DEATH OF BEN HALL.” The Sydney Morning Herald 13/05/1865
One of the most infamous events in bushranging history is the so-called “Stringybark Creek Massacre”. The only first-hand accounts we have are from Ned Kelly and Thomas McIntyre who tell the story from opposite sides. Here we can examine each perspective and compare the accounts against each other. Continue reading Stringybark Creek: Ned Kelly versus Thomas Newman McIntyre in their own words.