History Snippet: August 3, 1917

This week, the Boorowa News takes a look back at what was going on in Boorowa a little over 100 years ago. 

Signaler “Billy” Sheahan, a Jugiong local, received the Military Medal for his brave efforts during WWI. 

There were also stories on the recommencement of manufacturing sheet iron at the ironworks in Lithgow and issues with cars at Peat’s Ferry. You can see the full snippets and learn even more about the history of Boorowa at our website: www.boorowanewsonline.com.au