Mount Rouse and District Historical Society Inc.


 


The Mount Rouse and District Historical Society Inc 

is situated in the old Courthouse at Penshurst.

 

Postal address is

The Mount Rouse and District Historical Society

Box 35

Penshurst

 

The Society is open on the first Saturday of the month from 9.30am to 12.30.

Special opening times can be arranged by emailing pensearch@iprimus.com.au



All requests for local and family research can be emailed to pensearch@iprimus.com.au



Some of the records held by the society are:

Boram Boram (Penshurst) Cemetery records and headstone photos.

Mount Rouse Rate books

Penshurst & District military records.

Recorded interviews of local people.

Large photo collection.

Maps and Plans.

Individual files on local families, businesses and trades, properties, sporting clubs etc.

Penshurst Free Press newspaper.

 







 




You can follow Mt Rouse Historical Society 

on the official website below.

http://home.vicnet.net.au/~penshist/

 

 

 



My personal choice of a new State Government site is 

https://www.facebook.com/LostCountryVictoria

It carries lots of old photos of Victorian towns.