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From: "linda and Stan Edwards" <>
Subject: Re: [GEELONG] Asparagus on Bellarine Peninsula
Date: Mon, 9 Jun 2008 19:07:21 +1000
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I will put my hand up for Whitcombe, on my husbands side.
I have a copy of an article re their involvement in farming and the cannery
somewhere, can look it out if it would help.
Also a fair bit on the family, sorry no memories though.

Linda Edwards

----- Original Message -----
From: "Pam & Trevor Jennings" <>
To: "geelong district" <>
Sent: Monday, June 09, 2008 5:17 PM
Subject: [GEELONG] Asparagus on Bellarine Peninsula

> The Bellarine His Soc is hoping to compile a booklet on this crop grown
> during the 1930s and 1940s. If you have any connection to these families
> involved that grew this crop I would be delighted to hear from you:
> Whitcombe, Bowman, Moller, Thompson, Petersen, Lomas, Warrne, Peel, Curtis
> and possibly others.
> Many others worked at the cannery or during the picking season - again any
> memories etc would be wonderful!
> Thank you, Pam Jennings
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