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Shearers’ strike at Booroolong

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Friday 27 November 1908, The Sydney Morning Herald

ARMIDALE, Thursday.

The shearers at Booroolong station struck work a few days ago, alleging that the sheep were wet after the recent rains. However, the manager decided otherwise, and all were discharged. Fresh hands were immediately engaged.

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Written by macalba

April 22, 2010 at 2:09 pm

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