Bibliography and references (inclusive - includes Perth, and some local government areas, metro and country).

See below for: articles, journals, websites.

See also: histories, biographies, links.

Books and Reports


Ainslie, Trish & Roger Garwood 1994, Fremantle: Life in the Port City, Plantagenet, Fremantle, introduction Ken Kelso.

Amos, Keith 1988, The Fenians in Australia 1865-1880, NSWUP. [See also: Fenians.]

Appleyard, R.T. & Toby Manford 1979, The Beginning: European Discovery and Early Settlement of Swan River WA, UWAP, Sesquicentenary Celebrations Series.

Ashton Norm, 2016, Fremantle Football: The Origins 1885 to 1904, Hub & Spoke, Perth.

Austen Tom 1988, The Streets of Old Perth, St George's Books, Bell Publishing Group, Perth.

Austen Tom 1996, Western Images: Western Australia in Pictures from the Colonial Era to the Present, St George's Books, Bell Publishing Group, Perth.

Austen Tom 1998, A Cry in the Wind: Conflict in Western Australia 1829-1929, Darlington Publishing Group, Darlington; pback, 236 pp.

Aveling, Marion ed. 1979, [[../books/aveling.html|Westralian Voices]], UWAP, Sesquicentenary Celebrations Series.


Barker, Anthony J. & Maxine Laurie 1992, Excellent Connections: A History of Bunbury, Western Australia 1836-1900, City of Bunbury.

Barker, David J. 2000, Warders and Gaolers: A Dictionary of Western Australian Prison Officers 1829-1879, WAGS.

Barry, Liam 1992, The Dramatic Escape of Fenian John Boyle O'Reilly, CFN Publications, Australind. [See also: John Boyle O'Reilly.]

Barry, Liam 2006, Voices from the Tomb: A Biographical Dictionary of the 62 Fenians Transported to Western Australia, National Gaelic Publications, Australind. [See also: Fenians.]

Battye, J.S. 1912-13, The Cyclopedia of Western Australia, Cyclopedia Co., Perth.

Battye, J.S. 1924, Western Australia: A History from its Discovery to the Inauguration of the Commonwealth, Clarendon Press, Oxford.

Berry, Chris 2021, To Dwell in Unity, WALGA. [history of local government in WA]

Berryman, Ian 1979 ed., A Colony Detailed: The First Census of Western Australia 1832, Creative Research, Perth.

Berryman, Ian 2002 ed., Swan River Letters, vol. 1, Swan River Press, Perth.

Biggs, Hazel 1997, Exploring in Western Australia, WA Museum.

Bignell, Merle 1971, First the Spring: A History of the Shire of Kojonup Western Australia, UWAP for Kojonup Shire Council.

Birch, Susan 2015, A Birch Tree: The Life and Times of Richard and Eliza Birch, privately published. See also: [[../organisations/firebrigade.html|fire brigade]].

Bizzaca, Kristy 1997, A History of the Development of the Heritage Movement and the Establishment of Heritage Policy in the City of Fremantle (1955-1982), Masters dissertation, Murdoch University.

Blackburn, Estelle 2001, Broken Lives, Hardie Grant, South Yarra.

Bolton, Geoffrey 1958, Alexander Forrest: His Life and Times, MUP & UWAP.

Bolton, Geoffrey & Jenny Gregory 1999, Claremont: A History, UWAP.

Bolton, Geoffrey 2008, Land of Vision and Mirage: Western Australia since 1826, University of Western Australia Press, Crawley.

Bostock, Keith J. ed. & Erskine Shackson Whitely and Clara Grace Selina Whitely 2010, The Military Establishment in Western Australia 1829-1863, Hesperian.

Bosworth, Michal 2004, Convict Fremantle: A Place of Promise and Punishment, UWAP.

Bourke, Michael J. 1987, On the Swan: a History of Swan District, Western Australia, UWAP for the Swan Shire Council, ISBN 0-85564-258-0.

Bradshaw, W. S. 1857, Voyages to India, China, and America, with an account of The Swan River Settlement, Hope, London.

Briggs, Victor 2023, Seafaring: Canoeing Ancient Songlines, Magabala. Australian Aboriginals travelled to Hawaii by canoe.

Brine John & friends, 1991, Looking for Milligan, Milligan Society.

Broeze, F. J. A. 1984, Western Australia until 1869: The Maritime Perspective, RWAHS, Perth.

Broomhall, Frank H. 1989, The Veterans: A History of the Enrolled Pensioner Force in Western Australia 1850-1880, Hesperian Press. [See also: EPF.]

Brown Patricia M. 1989, The Tight Little Merchant Group of Fremantle 1870-1900: the rise and decline of a nineneenth-century elite, MA dissertation, History, UWA.

Brown, Patricia M. 1996, The Merchant Princes of Fremantle: The Rise and Decline of a Colonial Elite 1870-1900, UWAP.

Burton, Canon Alfred 1938, The Story of the Swan District, Muhling, Perth.

Byrne, Geraldine 2000, A Basilica in the Making: the Centenary of St Patrick's Fremantle, Mazenod.


Cail, Bert, et al. 2005, Prepared to Pioneer: A History of Wubin 1908 to 1939, Wubin Progress Association.

Cameron, J. M. R. & Phyllis A. Barnes eds 2014, Lieutenant Bunbury's Australian Sojourn: The Letters and Journal of Lieutenant H. W. Bunbury, 21st Royal North British Fusiliers 1834-1837, Hesperian Press.

Cameron, J. M. R. & Phyllis A. Barnes eds 2017, The Australind Journals of Marshall Waller Clifton Chief Commissioner for the Western Australian Company, Hesperian Press.

Campbell, Robin McKellar 2010, Building the Fremantle Convict Establishment, PhD, UWA (Faculty of Architecture). Available online to download (not from this site) as a 40MB PDF. See also the next entry.

Campbell, R.McK. 2017, Henderson & Coy, privately published in association with the Faculty of Architecture, UWA.

Carter, Bevan 2005, Nyungah Land: Records of Invasion and Theft of Aboriginal Land on the Swan River 1829-1850, Swan River Nyungah Community Black History Series, Guildford.

Carter, Bevan 2014, Eden Hill Camps: Records of Racism in Western Australia, Nyungah Press, Bassendean.

Carter, Jennie 1986, Bassendean: A Social History 1829-1979, Bassendean Town Council.

Carter, Jennie & Bevan Carter 2011, Settlement to City: A History of the Amradale District and Its People, City of Armadale.

Chalmers, John 2001 [1997], A Ticket to Ride: A History of the Fremantle Municipal Tramways, ed. David Hutchison, 2nd ed., Electric Tramways Society [first ed. City of Fremantle]

Charlesworth, Helene 1997, Small but Strong: a Pictorial History of the Town of East Fremantle 1897-1997, Town of East Fremantle. [See also: East Fremantle.]

Ciccotosto, Emma & Michal Bosworth, Emma: A Translated Life, FACP. [See also: Emma Ciccotosto.]

Clarke, Lorraine & Cherie Strickland 2017, Australia's Last Convicts: Reprobates, Rogues and Recidivists, Friends of Battye Library, Perth. [74 photos of convicts]

Coghlan, Maureen F. 1958, Monuments in Stone, dissertation, Claremont Teachers College, BLP. [partly about one O'Connor dwelling]

Conole, Peter 2002, Protect and Serve: A History of Policing in Western Australia, WA Police Historical Society, Scarborough.

Cowan, Peter 1988, Maitland Brown: A View of Nineteenth Century Western Australia, Fremantle Arts Centre Press.

Cooper, W.S. [William] & G. [Gil] McDonald 1989, A City for All Seasons: The Story of Melville, City of Melville.

Crowley, Frank, Alan D. Gilbert, K.S. Inglis, Peter Spearritt 1988, Australians: A Historical Library, CUP; aka Australians. Includes vol. 4, Australians 1938, to which the Fremantle Society oral history project contributed. The ten volumes are available online.

Crake, Hellen Antonio 1985, A History of Dalwallinu ‘A Place to Wait a While’ 1846-1979, Shire of Dalwallinu, © copyright Hellen Antonio Crake 1985.

Crawford, Ian, Anne Delroy & Lynne Stevenson 1992, A History of the Commissariat, Fremantle 1851-1991, WA Museum. [See also: Commissariat.]


Parker, David Dare & Ron Davidson 2010, The Clubs, FotoFreo, Fremantle.

Davidson, Dianne 1997, Women on the Warpath: Feminists of the First Wave, UWAP, Crawley.

Davidson, Ron 1994, High Jinks at the Hot Pool: The Mirror Reflects the Life of a City, FACP.

Davidson, Ron 2007, Fremantle Impressions, FACP.

Davidson, Ron & Dianne Davidson 2010, Fighting for Fremantle: The Fremantle Society Story, Fremantle Society. [See also: Fremantle Society.]

Delmege, Sharon 2000, The Fringedweller's Struggle: Cultural Politics and the Force of History, PhD dissertation, Murdoch University.

Dickson, Rod, 1998, They Kept the State Afloat: Boatbuilders and Shipwrights of Western Australia, Hesperian, Carlisle.

Dowson, John 2001, Fremantle: the Immigration Story, Fremantle Society.

Dowson, John 2003, Old Fremantle: Photographs 1850-1950, UWAP.

Dowson, John 2005, [[../buildings/synagogue.pdf|Fremantle: The Future is in the Past: Appreciating the Synagogue Site and its Surrounds]], privately published.

Dowson, John 2006, Old Fremantle Childhood: A Tribute to the Photography and Fatherhood of Arnold Beste - the Fremantle Period 1905-1916, privately published.

Dowson, John 2008, Old Albany: Photographs 1850-1950, National Trust of WA Inc.

Dowson, John 2008, Heritage Assets of Fremantle: Why So Neglected? FICRA (pdf).

Dowson, John 2011, Fremantle Port, Chart and Map Shop, Fremantle.

Dowson, John 2014, Off to War: WWI 1914-1918, TFS Corp, 2014.

Dowson, John 2018, Swan River Postcards, Aussiana.

Duffield, Oliver E. 1979, Bicton: A History of the [[../people/duffield.html|Duffield]] family, 1776-1979, Lutheran Publishing House, Adelaide.


Ellement, Connie & Ron Davidson 1987, The Divided Kingdom, FACP.

Erickson, Rica 1969, The Drummonds of Hawthornden, Lamb Paterson, Osborne Park.

Erickson, Rica 1971, The Victoria Plains, Lamb Paterson, Osborne Park.

Erickson, Rica 1974, Old Toodyay and Newcastle, Toodyay Shire Council.

Erickson, Rica 1978, The Dempsters, UWAP.

Erickson, Rica ed. 1983, The Brand on His Coat: Biographies of Some Western
Australian Convicts, UWAP.

[[../books/erickson.html|Erickson]], Rica ed. 1987, 1988, Bicentennial [[../books/erickson.html|Dictionary of Western Australians]], UWAP. Available online.

Erickson, Rica 1992, The Bride Ships: Experiences of Immigrants Arriving in Western Australia 1849-1889, Hesperian.

Erickson, Rica 1997, The Misfortunes of Phoebe, Hesperian Press, Carlisle.

Errington, Steve 2016, Disorderly Proceedings in the Park: Western Australian Football in Colonial Times, Hesperian.

Errington, Steve 2022, The Round House 1831-1856, Hesperian.

Errington Steve 2023, Locked Up In Fremantle 1829-1856: Prisoners and Patients on the Marquis of Anglesea and in the Round House, Hesperian. 'A companion volume to The Round House 1831-1856'.

Evans A.G. 2001, C.Y. O'Connor: His Life and Legacy, UWAP. [Biography of C.Y. O'Connor which supersedes that by Merab Tauman.]

[[../ewers/index.html|Ewers]], John K. 1971, The Western Gateway: A History of Fremantle, Fremantle City Council, with UWAP, rev. ed. (1st ed. 1948). The second of the two standard histories of Fremantle, Hitchcock being the first.


Fennell, Thomas McCarthy 2000, Voyage of the Hougoumont and Life at Fremantle, ed Philip Fennell & Marie King, privately published. [See also: Hougoumont Hotel.]

Fitzgerald, Criena 2022, For a Better Life: Yugoslavs on the Goldfields of Western Australia 1890-1970.

Forrest, John 1875, Explorations in Australia, Sampson Low, Marston, Low & Searle, London, available from Gutenberg. Also repub. by various, being in the public domain.

Forsyth, Ian (forthcoming), A Hazardous Port: Fremantle 1600-1900.

Forsyth, R. K. 2021, Shades of the Past: Some Colourful Western Australian Convicts, privately published.

Forsyth, Ron K. & Ian K. 2019, A Hazardous Life, Maritime Heritage Association (launched at Fremantle Ports, 26 March 2019).

Fox, Charlie, Alexis Vassiley, Bobbie Oliver & Lenore Layman 2019, Radical Perth Militant Fremantle, Interventions, Melbourne.


Gare, Deborah & Jane Davis 2014, The Fremantle Workers Social and Leisure Club 1914-2014, FWSLC. [See also: Fremantle Workers Club.]

Gare, Deborah & Madison Lloyd-Jones 2014, When War Came to Fremantle, 1899-1945, Fremantle Press.

Gare, Deborah [2013], Divorcing Bridget Taafe: The Mad, Bad and Sad Women of Fremantle, 1850-1900, unpub.

Gare Deborah 2011, The Female Frontier: Race and Gender in Fremantle, 1829-1839, UND.

Garrick, Phyl & Chris Jeffery 1987, Fremantle Hospital: A Social History to 1987, Fremantle Hospital. [See also: hospitals.]

Gelder, Ken & Rachael Weaver 2017, Colonial Australian Fiction: Character Types, Social Formation and the Colonial Economy, Sydney UP.

Gelder, Ken & Rachael Weaver 2020, The Colonial Kangaroo Hunt, Miegunyah Press. [Does not mention Western Australia. See also: [[../clubs/huntclub.html|hunt clubs]].]

Geneve, Vyonne & Ron Facius 2016, Picture Palaces of the Golden West, National Trust of Australia: 24-25.

George, Alex & Charmaine Cave 2016, Swanning around Perth: An Exploration of the Black Swan in Our City, Four Gables Press, 1st ed. 2014, Kardinya.

Gervas, Stan 1996, Freo: A Portrait of the Port City, self-published.

Gervas, Stan 1991, Five Graves in Dalwallinu: A Life of Wilhelm Friederich Gustave Liebe, Vintage Book (self-published).

Gill, Andrew 1997, Forced Labour for the West: Parkhurst Convicts 'apprenticed' in Western Australia 1842-1851, Blatellae Books, Maylands.

Gill, Andrew 2004, Convict Assignment in Western Australia: 'The Parkhurst Apprentices' 1842-1851, Blatellae Books, Maylands; republ. 2016, Hesperian, Carlisle.

Graham, Allen 2023, Inns and Outs of Fremantle: A Social History of Fremantle and its Hotels 1829-1856, Xlibris.

Gregory, Jenny 2003, City of Light: a history of Perth since the 1950s, City of Perth.

Gregory, Jenny & Jan Gothard eds 2009, Historical Encyclopedia of Western Australia, UWAP.

Grey, George 1841, Journal of Two Expeditions of Discovery in North-West and Western Australia, During the Years 1837, ‘38, and ‘39, Under the Authority of Her Majesty’s Government, T. and W. Boone, London.

Griffiths, Bryn 1989, Wharfies: A Celebration of 100 Years on the Fremantle Waterfront 1889-1989, Platypus, Perth. Photography by Skip Watkins. [See also: lumpers.]


Hallam, Sylvia & Lois Tilbrook 1990, Aborigines of the Southwest Region 1829-1840, UWAP.

Hanley, Luceille ed. 1984, Joan Campbell, Potter, with Rie Heymans, John McPhee & Ted Snell, photographs by Roger Garwood, Fremantle Arts Centre Press. [See also: kerosene store.]

Hasluck, Alexandra 1955, Portrait with Background, OUP, Melbourne; republ. FACP 1990. [bio of [[../people/molloygeorgiana.html|Georgiana Molloy]]]

Hasluck, Alexandra 1961, 'Yagan the Patriot, and some notable Aborigines of the first decade of settlement'Early Days, vol. 5 part 7: 33-48.

Hasluck, Alexandra 1965, Thomas Peel of Swan River, OUP, Melbourne.

Hasluck, Alexandra 1973, Royal Engineer: A Life of Sir Edmund DuCane, Angus & Robertson, Sydney.

Hasluck, Alexandra 1981, Portrait in a Mirror: An Autobiography, OUP, Melbourne.

Hasluck, Alexandra 1991, Unwilling Emigrants, FACP, Fremantle (first publ. OUP, Melbourne, 1959).

Hasluck, Alexandra & Mollie Lukis 1977, Victorian and Edwardian Perth from Old Photographs, John Ferguson, Sydney.

Hasluck, Paul 1977, Mucking About, MUP.

Haynes, Bruce T. 1973, W.A. Aborigines, 1622-1972: An Extract from Themes from Western Australian History; a selection of documents and readings, History Association of Western Australia, Nedlands.

Haynes, Bruce T. ed. 1976, Documents on Western Australian Education 1830-1973, Claremont Teachers College (ECU).

Herbert, Xavier 1968, Disturbing Element, Cheshire, Melbourne.

Hetherington, Penelope 2009, Paupers, Poor Relief & Poor Houses in Western Australia 1829-1910, UWAP.

Higham, Geoffrey J. 1994, A Most Industrious Tradeswoman : Mary Higham, Nineteenth Century Merchant of Fremantle, Gayton Squirrel Trust, Winthrop WA. [See also: Higham.]

Hitchcock, J.K. 1929, The History of Fremantle, The Front Gate of Australia, 1829-1929, Fremantle City Council.

Hoare, R, Bosworth, M, Harvey, E, Kiera, A, MacGill, G, Smith, R, Fremantle Prison: Conservation and Future Use Conservation Plan , BMA, 1990. [See also: prison.]

Hoffman, Louise & Chris Jeffery 1989, Izzy Orloff, Photographer: Images 1917-1935, FACP. [See also: Izzy Orloff.]

Hungerford, T.A.G. 1979, Fremantle: Landscapes and People, photographs by Roger Garwood, FACP.

Hutchison, David, Jack Kent, Agnieshka Kiera, Russell Kingdom, Larraine Stevens, Tanya Suba, 1991, Victoria Quay and its Architecture its History and Assessment of Cultural Significance, City of Fremantle.

Hutchison, David ed. 1995, A Town Like No Other: The Living Tradition of New Norcia, FACP.

Hutchison, David 2006, Fremantle Town Hall: 1887-1987, Fremantle City Council. [See also: Town Hall.]

Hutchisonauthors/hutchison.html, David 2006, Fremantle Walks, Fremantle Arts Centre Press.

Hutchisonauthors/hutchison.html, David 2007, Many Years a Thief, Wakefield Press. [See also: John Gavin.]


[[../people/irwin.html|Irwin]], Frederick Chidley 1835, The State and Position of Western Australia, London.


James, M.S. 2016, A Superior Body of Men, Authorhouse. [See also: Enrolled Pensioner Force.]

James, Ruth Marchant 1977, Heritage of Pines: A History of Cottesloe, Town of Cottesloe Council, © Ruth Marchant James 1977.

James, Ruth Marchant 2007, Cottesloe: A Town of Distinction, Town of Cottesloe, © Ruth Marchant James 2007.

Jamet, Delphine 2021, Abandoned Perth, Australia Through Time: 27-35.


Kent, Jack 1991, [[../books/kent1991.html|'Architectural evaluation of existing buldings and assessment of their cultural significance']], in David Hutchison, Jack Kent, Agnieshka Kiera, Russell Kingdom, Larraine Stevens, Tanya Suba, 1991, Victoria Quay and its Architecture its History and Assessment of Cultural Significance, City of Fremantle, 54pp, numbered separately.

Kent, Jack, Agnieshka Kiera & Jeremy Dawkins 1998, The Moores Buildings: A Conservation Project, City of Fremantle. [See also: Moore.]

Kelsall Binet 2000, Basilica of St Patrick, Fremantle: Conservation Plan, Heritage Council of WA, East Perth.

Kerr, James Semple 1998, Fremantle Prison: A Policy for its Conservation, Dept of Contract and Management Services for the Fremantle Prison Trust Advisory Committee, rev. ed. [See also: prison.]

Kerr, Warren 1973, Architecture in Fremantle 1875-1915, BArch dissertation, Architecture, UWA. 720.9 KER

Kimberly, W.B. 1897, History of West Australia: A Narrative Of Her Past Together With Biographies Of Her Leading Men, Niven, Melbourne. Available online from Wikisource.

King, Norma 1980, The Waldeck Story, Gannet Press, Fremantle.

Kinnane Stephen 1996, The Coolbaroo Club, script for the documentary.

Kinnane Stephen 2003, Shadow Lines, FACP.


Lang, Karen & Jan Newman 2004, Wharf Rats and Other Stories: 100 Years of Growing up in Fremantle, Fremantle Primary School.

Landor, E. W. 1847, The Bushman or Life in a New Colony, London.

Lawrie, Bill & Claire Moodie 2018, Freo Groove: Musicians of Fremantle, UWAP.

Ludewig, Alexandra 2016, Born German, Re-born in Western Australia: Selected Stories 1841-2016, UWAP Publishing.

Lee, Jack 1979, This is East Fremantle (The story of a town and its people), East Fremantle Town Council.

Lee, Jack 1989, Rotary in Fremantle (1928-1988), Rotary Club of Fremantle.

Lipscombe, André 2008, Fertile Ground: Fifty Years of the Fremantle Art Collection, Fremantle Press.

Liveris, Leonie B. 1991, Dismal Trader: The Undertaker Business in Perth 1860-1939, privately published.

Liveris, Leonie B. 2009, Monuments and Masons: Cemeteries at Karrakatta Fremantle Guildford Midland, MCB.

Longley, Paul Arthur & Geoffrey Bolton eds 2012, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum.


Macintyre, Stuart 1984, Militant: The Life and Times of Paddy Troy, Allen & Unwin.

McKeough, Michelle 2016, A Council and its Crisis: Challenge and Response in Fremantle's Community during Three Times of Crisis - the Bubonic Plague, the Great War, the Depression Era, PhD dissertation, Murdoch University.

McKeough, Michelle 2000, Rescues, Rogues and Rough Seas: 150 years of Water Police in Western Australia, WA Water Police, Fremantle.

McKeough, Michelle 2022, This Fearful Plague: Bubonic Plague in Western Australia 1900-1906, Hesperian Press, Carlisle.

McWhinney, Alan 1975, A History of Pharmacy in Western Australia, Pharmaceutical Council of Western Australia.

Marks, Bill 1997, South to Sillytown: Tales of Battlers and Larrikins, Fremantle Arts Centre Press.

Metropolitan Cemeteries Board 2003, Founders and Felons: A Tour Guide for the Fremantle Cemetery Historical Walk Trail, Metropolitan Cemeteries Board, np.

Mikus, Pamela 2013, Graylands: The Evolution of a Suburb, Hons dissertation, Murdoch University.

Millett, P.R. 2003, A Mild but Firm System of Discipline: British Convicts and their Punishment in Western Australia 1850-1886, PhD dissertation, UWA.

Murray, Ian & Brian Goodchild 2003, Araluen to Zanthus: A Gazetteer of Perth Suburbs and Western Australian Towns, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, in association with the Department of Land Information.

Moore, George Fletcher 1884, Diary of Ten Years Eventful Life of an Early Settler in Western Australia and also A descriptive vocabulary of the language of the aborigines, Walbrook, London; repub. 1978 in a facsimile edition with an introduction by Tom Stannage, UWAP.

Moore, George Fletcher 2006, The Millendon Memoirs: George Fletcher Moore's Western Australian Diaries and Letters, 1830-1841, ed. J.M.R. Cameron, Hesperion Press.

Moore, Richard K. 2003, The Moores of Derry and Oakover, privately published. [See also: G.F. Moore]


Neville, Simon J. 2007, Perth and Fremantle: Past and Present, privately published, WA.

Nunn, Patrick 2018, The Edge of Memory: Ancient Stories, Oral Tradition and the Post-Glacial World, Sigma.


O'Brien, Jacqueline & Pamela Statham-Drew 2009, On We Go the Wittenoom Way: the Legacy of a Colonial Chaplain, Fremantle Press.

O'Brien, Jacqueline & Pamela Statham-Drew 2013, Court and Camera: The Life and Times of A.H. Stone, Fremantle Press. [See also: A.H. Stone.]

O'Brien, Philippa 2023, No Stone without a Name: A Visual History of Possession and Dispossession in Australia's West, Ellenbook Cultural Foundation.

Offen, Richard 2016, Perth Then and Now, Salamander/Pavilion, London.

Offen, Richard 2018, Lost Perth, Pavilion, London.

Ogle, Nathaniel 1839, The Colony of Western Australia: A Manual for Emigrants to that Settlement or its Dependencies, James Fraser, London; repub. John Ferguson, St Ives NSW, 1977.

Owen, Chris 2016, Every Mother's Son is Guilty: Policing the Kimberley Frontier of Western Australia 1882-1905, UWAP.


Pascoe, Robert 1983, Peppermint Grove: Western Australia's Capital Suburb, OUP, © Robert Pascoe.

Palmer, Alex 2010, Paynes Find, Hesperian Press.

Palmer, Alex 2006, Yundamindra, Hesperian Press.

Pashley, A.R. [Don], 2000, Policing our State: A History of Police Stations and Police Officers in Western Australia 1829-1945, Educant, Cloverdale.

Peters, Nonja 2001, Milk and Honey - but no Gold: Postwar Migration to Western Australia, 1945-1964, UWAP.

Pittaway, Andrew 2015, Fremantle Voices of the Great War: A History of Fremantle People Who Served in the Great War of 1914-1919, privately published.

Pope, Geoffrey, James & Philip nd [2019-], Bound for Australia: The Ancestors of Geoffrey, James, & Philip Pope, unpubl. pdf.

Potter Sandra 2009, Pathways to Respectability and Upward Socal Mobility: Twelve White-Collar Convicts in the Swan River Colony, MA thesis, UWA.

Powell, J. G. 1831, The Narrative of a Voyage to the Swan River, London.


Reece, R[obert - Bob]. & R[ob{ert}]. Pascoe 1983, A Place of Consequence: A Pictorial History of Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, Fremantle.

Rathe, Gustave 1990, The Wreck of the Barque Stefano off the North West Cape of Australia in 1875, Farrar Straus & Giroux.

Reeves, Noeline 1994, The Development of a Literate Society: A Case-Study of Western Australia 1850-1914, PhD dissertation, Murdoch.

Russell, Laurie 1979, Kwinana Third Time Lucky, Kwinana Town Council.


Seddon, George & Barbara Haddy 2000, Looking at an Old Suburb: A Walking Guide to Four Blocks of Fremantle, UWAP.

Seddon, George 1970, Swan River Landscapes, UWAP.

Seddon, George 1972, A Sense of Place, UWAP. Republished in facsimile.

Seddon, George 1995, Swan Song: Reflections on Perth and Western Australia 1956-1995, Centre for Studies in Australian Literature, UWA.

Sim, Edward 1897, Our Travels around the World, Alexander & Shepheard, London.

Sherriff Jacqui & Anne Brake 2006, Building a Colony: The Convict Legacy, UWAP.

Souter, Corioli & M. McCarthy nd, The Maritime Archaeological Resource at Arthur Head: A Report for the Arthur Head Conservation Plan, Dept Maritime Archaeology, WA Maritime Museum, report no. 145.

Spillman, Ken 1985, Identity Prized: A History of Subiaco, UWAP for City of Subiaco.

Stannage, Tom 1979, The People of Perth: A Social History of Western Australia's Capital City, PCC.

Stannage, Tom 1981 ed., A New History of Western Australia, UWAP.

Statham, Pamela ed. 1981, The Tanner Letters: A Pioneer Saga of Swan River and Tasmania 1831-1845, UWAP.

Statham-Drew, Pamela authors/statham.html 2003, James Stirling: Admiral and Founding Governor of Western Australia, UWAP.

Statham-Drew, Pamela 2004, James Stirling and the Birth of the Swan River Colony, Pandorus, Swanbourne.

Statham-Drew, Pamela 2012, The Swan River Colony: The First Twenty-One Years, Pandorus, Swanbourne.

Statham-Drew, Pamela & A.M. (Tony) Clark 2018, York Western Australia: A Documentary History, Pandorus, Swanbourne.

Stevens, J.W.B. 1929, The History of the Fremantle Harbour, A Romance in Port Building, in Hitchcock, qv.

Straw, Leigh S.L. 2013, Drunks, Pests and Harlots: Criminal Women in Perth and Fremantle, 1900-1939, humming earth, Kilkerran, Scotland.

Sturma, Michael 2015, Fremantle's Submarines: How Allied Submariners and Western Australians Helped to Win the War in the Pacific, Naval Institute Press.

Sturma, Michael, The USS Flier: Death and Survival on a World War II Submarine,

Sturma, Michael, Death at a Distance: The Loss of the Legendary USS Harder,

Sweetman, John 1989, Military Establishment and Penal Settlement at King George Sound, 1826-1831, Hesperian Press.


Tauman, Merab 1978, The Chief, UWAP. [bio of C.Y. O'Connor]

Taylor, Robyn 1995, The Moores Project: Conservation of the The Moores Complex of Buildings, Architecture & Heritage Section, City of Fremantle.

Tilbrook, Lois 1983, Nyungar Tradition: Glimpses of Aborigines of South-Western Australia 1829-1914, UWAP. [available online]

Tout-Smith, Deborah 1998, The Foundations of Fremantle, WA Museum.

Town of Vincent 2007, Our Town: Early Photographs from the Town of Vincent Local History Collection, Town of Vincent Library. [City of Vincent since 2011]

Trinca, Mat 1993, Convicts and the Controlling Space in Western Australia 1850-1870, Hons dissertation, UWA.

Tull, Malcolm 1997, A Community Enterprise: the History of the Port of Fremantle 1897-1997, International Maritime Economic History Association, St Johns, NL.

Twentieth Century Impressions of Western Australia, P.W.H. Thiel & Co., 1901, 800 pp.


Uren, Malcolm 1948, Land Looking West : The Story of Governor James Stirling in Western Australia, OUP, London. 

[[../people/uttingrichard.html|Utting, Richard]] 2017, Out of Sight: Reflections on an Accidental Life, The Book Reality Experience, Leschenault, WA.


Walter, Irma 2014, Stout-Hearted: The Story of Stephen Montague Stout, Hesperian Press.

Webb, David & David Warren 2005, Fremantle: Beyond the Round House, Longley, Fremantle.

[[../authors/whishwilson.html|Whish-Wilson, David]] 2013, Perth, NewSouth, UNSW, Sydney.

White, John & Margaret Pitt Morrison eds 1979, Western Towns and Buildings, UWAP.

Whiteley, Erskine Shackson & Clara Grace Selina Whiteley 2010, The Military Establishment in Western Australia 1829-1863, ed. Keith J. Bostock, Hesperian Press.

Whyntie, Ann 1999, The History of Sunset Hospital, privately published.

Williams, A.E. 1984, Nedlands: From Campsite to City, City of Nedlands.

Williams, Justina 1976, The First Furrow, Lone Hand Press, Willagee.

Winton, Tim 1993, Land's Edge, with Trish Ainslie & Roger Garwood, Penguin.

Wollaston, John Ramsden 1955, Wollaston's Picton Journal (1841-1844): Being Volume 1 of the Journal and Diaries (1941-1856) of Revd John Ramsden Wollaston, ed. Canon Burton, Paterson Brokensha. Also volume 2, ed. Geoffrey Bolton.

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Adams, Simon 2012, 'Capital punishment and the spectacle of death in colonial Fremantle', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum': 86-105.

Alessandrini, Julia 2016, 'Early colonial paintings and the long reach of Britain's aesthetic device', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 41-59.

Antonovsky, Ari and Wendy 2010, 'Here from the beginning: Jewish community life in early FremantleFremantle Studies, 6: 1-11.

Appleyard, Reg 2012, 'Port plans: Stirling to O'Connor', Fremantle Studies, 7: 123-136.

The [[../books/arthurheadproject.html|Arthur Head Project]], City of Fremantle, 1983.


Bednarski, Sabrina 2015, 'Christmas in Fremantle 1915', FHS Newsletter, Spring: 1-2.

Bizzaca, Kristy 2001, 'The heritage movement in Fremantle 1955-1982', Fremantle Studies, 2: 1-16.

Bizzaca, Kristy 2004, 'The CBH silos, North Quay: weren't they sexy enough?' Fremantle Studies, 3: 53-64.

Bizzaca, Kris 2007, 'Community and heritage: an opportunity for contact', Fremantle Studies, 5: 1-8.

Bizzaca, Kris 2012, 'The Fremantle Markets: a heritage icon', Fremantle Studies, 7: 1-13.

Bizzaca, Kristy 2016, 'Preservation and Change? The contested space of Fremantle's heritage', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 173-185.

Bodycoat, Ronald 2004, 'South Fremantle Power Station: a heritage dilemma', Fremantle Studies, 3: 65-74.

Bolton, G.C. 2005a, 'Marshall, Thomas Henry (Harry) (1862–1909)', ADB, online.

Bolton, Geoffrey 2005b, 'Harry Marshall: a Fremantle larrikin in politics', Fremantle Studies, 4: 1-7.

Boch, Sebastian 2014, 'The Kaiser's spy on Queen Victoria Street', Fremantle Studies, 8: 37-46. [See also: Carl Ratazzi.]

Bott, Bruce 2001, 'Some of John Bateman's houses in and around Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 2: 17-35. [See also: John Bateman.]

Bowe, William & Martin Drum 2012, 'The state and federal seats of Fremantle: past, present, and future', Fremantle Studies, 7: 77-91.

Brake, Anne 2005, 'A good story to tell: interpreting Fremantle's history', Fremantle Studies, 4: 66-73.

Brown, Patsy 1999, 'She eateth not the bread of idleness: women and work in Fremantle 1900-1940', Fremantle Studies, 1: 12-24.

Brown, Phyl 2001, 'Women with malice aforethought', Fremantle Studies, 2: 36-46.

Burke, Shane 2007, 'Fremantle's hidden history', Fremantle Studies, 5: 63-73.

Burke, Shane 2016, 'A culture for all: servant class behaviour at the Swan River in the context of the British Empire', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 25-39.

Byrne, Geraldine 2001, 'It was our life', Fremantle Studies, 2: 47-64.


Caldwell, Kate 1931, 'Fremantle street names', Early Days: Journal of Royal WA Historical Society, 1, 9: 45-57; repr. in John K. Ewers, 1971 [1948], The Western Gateway: A History of Fremantle, 2nd ed.; appendix 9: 'Fremantle Street Names': 219-230. [See also: street names.]

Cameron, James 2000, 'George Fletcher Moore', in Bob Reece ed., The Irish in Western Australia: Studies in Western Australian History, 20: 21-34.

[[../books/edmonds1973.html|Changing Fremantle]], Fremantle City Council, 1973.

Clarke, Lorraine & Cherie Strickland 2015, 'Reflections on the health of Perth through the lives of those buried at the East Perth cemeteries', Friends of Battye Library.

Clarke, Lorraine, Lenore Layman, & Jude Robison 2023, 'Fremantle through the eyes of A.T. Maywood', Fremantle Studies, 12: 1-14.

Collard, Len 2007, 'Kura, Yeye, boorda Walwalinyup: from the past, today and the future Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 5: 9-21.

Conole, Peter 2010, 'Policing the port in early colonial times', Fremantle Studies, 6: 12-28.

Conole, Peter 2015, 'Courtly things', FHS Newsletter, Winter: 9-10. [on William Mackie and the first JPs in 1829]

Conole, Peter & Diane Oldman, 'Edmund Henderson: Comptroller-General of WA Convicts', Western Ancestor, vol. 13, no. 5 March 2016. [See also: Henderson.]

Convict Heritage Trail, 2003.

Convict Walk, 2000.

Cox, Shaphan 2014, 'Negotiating the civic-heart of Fremantle: past, present and critical perspectives of Kings Square', Fremantle Studies, 8: 47-61. [See also: King's Square.]

Culley, Stephen 2010, 'Six years without a suicide: art at Fremantle Prison', Fremantle Studies, 6: 66-87. [See also: prison.]

Cullity, Olimpia 2016, 'Reform and punishment: Fremantle Prison, 1850 to 1891', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 63-79. [See also: prison.]


Davidson, Dianne 2001, 'The saving of Fremantle heritage: Les Lauder interviewed by Dianne Davidson', Fremantle Studies, 2: 120-136. [See also: Fremantle Society, Les Lauder.]

Davidson, Ron 2001, 'Fremantle snapshots', Fremantle Studies, 2: 65-76.

Davidson, Ron 2010, 'The Galati family: 50 years of Fremantle heritage', Fremantle Studies, 6: 88-92.

Delroy, Ann & Phyl Brown 1999, 'Sugar and spice: changing patterns of women's work in a WA cake and biscuit factory', Fremantle Studies, 1: 1-11.

Delmege, Sharon 2014, 'From camp life to suburbia: Aboriginal housing in Perth', Australian Historical Studies, vol. 45, issue 3, September: 368-38.

Dolan, David 2005, 'Why does Fremantle's heritage matter?', Fremantle Studies, 4: 74-84.

Dortch, Charles & Joe Dortch 2012, 'Archaeological evidence for early human presence in the western reaches of the Greater Swan Region, WA', Fremantle Studies, 7: 51-76.

Dowson, John 2017, 'Rare and important: early photography in Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 9: 1-14.


Errington, Steve 2012, 'Fremantle football in colonial times', Fremantle Studies, 7: 92-103.

Errington, Steve 2016, 'Places of worship in Fremantle, 1829 to 1900', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 145-158.

Errington, Steve 2016, 'Thomas Hobbes Scott: Western Australia’s first clergyman', Early Days, no. 100: 87-100.

Errington, Steve 2017, [[../fhs/newsletter/2017autumn.pdf|'The Davies of Fremantle: not just a token presence']], FHS Newsletter, Autumn, pp. 1-2. [See also: Davies.]

Errington, Steve 2017, [[../fhs/fs/9/Errington.html|'Fremantle 1829-1832: an illustrated history']], Fremantle Studies, 9: 15-29.

Errington, Steve 2023, 'The Round House: an investigation of its early years', Fremantle Studies, 12: 15-27.


Fletcher, Tony 1999, 'Fremantle 1939-1945: extraordinary events at the port', Fremantle Studies, 1: 25-29.

Fremantle Society Photographic Survey, 1970s-early 1980s.


Gare, Deborah 2014, 'The female frontier: race and gender in Fremantle 1829-1839', Fremantle Studies, 8: 1-18.

Gare, Deborah 2016, 'In the beginning: empire, faith and conflict in Fremantle', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 159-172.

Gibbs, Martin 1999, An archaeological survey of the Lynton pensioner guard cottages and Sanford’s Mill, Lynton Station, Gregory, Western Australia—Midwest Archaeological Survey 1998/99, Northampton Shire Council, Northampton, Western Australia.

Gibbs, Martin 2001, ‘The archaeology of the convict system in Western Australia’, Australasian Historical Archaeology, 19:60-72.

Gibbs, Martin 2006, ‘Convict places in Western Australia’, in J. Sherriff and A. Brake (eds) Building a colony: the convict legacy. Studies in Western Australian history No. 24, University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands, pp. 71-97.

Gibbs, Martin 2007, 'Lynton: convicts, landscape and colonisation strategies in midwest Western Australia', Australasian Historical Archaeology, 25.

Graham, Allen 2005, 'Early duels of Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 4: 95-106.

Graham, Allen 2007, 'Patrick Moloney: the story of a Femantle publican and his connection to the Fenian Fright of 1881', Fremantle Studies, 5: 40-62. [See also: Fenians.]

Graham, Allen 2023, 'Cads of the colony', Fremantle Studies, 12: 28-40.

Grose, Alex 2014, 'Pious labours: reformation and Reverend Brown's chaplaincy', Fremantle Studies, 8: 62-77.


Harcourt, Geoff 1999, 'The purple circle', Fremantle Studies, 1: 39-46. [See also: lumpers.]

Hasluck, E.M. 2012, 'Fremantle', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 56-63; from Life Story and Recollections: The Early Years 1872-1896.

Heseltine, William 2004, 'The escape of the military Fenians from Fremantle Prison: the warders' perspective', Fremantle Studies, 3: 26-45. [See also: Fenians.]

Higham, Geoffrey 2005, 'A person of remarkable energy', Fremantle Studies, 4: 8-21. [See also: Higham.]

Hitchcock J.K. 1927, 'Fremantle 1829-49', Early Days, 1, 1: 11-23. [See also: Hitchcock's History.]

Hitchcock J.K. 1919, 'Early days of Fremantle: High Street 50 years ago', published in 12 parts in the Fremantle Times 21 March - 20 June 1919.

Hitchcock, J.K. 1921, 'Early Days of Fremantle: De Rougemont—The Man of Romance', Fremantle Times, Friday 21 January 1921: 2.

Hitchcock, J.K. 1921b, 'Early Days of Fremantle: Convicts Who Made Good', Fremantle Times, Friday 28 January 1921: 2 .

Hitchcock, J.K. 1921c, 'Early Days of Fremantle: An Old Church and Its Pastor', Fremantle Times, Friday 4 February 1921: 2.

Hitchcock, J.K. 1921d, 'Early Days of Fremantle: Some Notable Convicts', Fremantle Times Friday 18 February: 2.

Hutchisonauthors/hutchison.html, David 1999, 'Shedding light on sheds in transit', Fremantle Studies, 1: 66-76. [See also: sheds on Victoria Quay.]

Hutchisonauthors/hutchison.html, David 2001, 'The loyalty of a habit', Fremantle Studies, 2: 77-84.

Hutchisonauthors/hutchison.html, David 2004, 'The railway workshops in Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 3: 75-87.

Hutchison, David 2007, 'Mystery of a headstone', Fremantle History Society Newsletter, Spring: 7-9. [The stone is in memory of Jane Frances Scott, eldest daughter of [[../people/scott.html|Daniel Scott]].]

Hutchison, David 2009, 'A history of Fremantle Park', City of Fremantle.

Hutchisonauthors/hutchison.html, David 2012, '"Bloody Sunday" revisited', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 210-249.


Jamieson, Ronda 2005, 'A people with a past and the JS Battye Library of WA history', Fremantle Studies, 4: 22-31.

Joske, R.A. and E.J.P. 1979, 'Mortality patterns in WA 1829-1855', Medical Journal of Australia 1: 508-510.


Kearns, Barbara, Jim Macbeth & John Selwood 2012, 'From meeting place to eating place: tourism goes public in the West End of Fremantle', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 250-281.

Kiera, Agnieshka 2002, Hilton plan.

Kiera, Agnieshka 2010, 'The Local Identity and Design Code as tool of urban conservation, a core component of sustainable urban development – the case of Fremantle, Western Australia', CIVVIH annual meeting, Valetta.


Leadbetter, Bill 2016, 'Canon Moore goes to war: Fremantle, 1914 to 1917, Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 97-108.

Lefroy, Mike 2010, 'Hard landings', Fremantle Studies, 6: 93-104. [See also: Lefroy.]

Lewis, Edward 2004, 'Wharf rats', in Karen Lang & Jan Newman, Wharf Rats and Other Stories: 100 Years of Growing up in Fremantle, Fremantle Primary School: 15-35.

Lloyd-Jones, Madison 2012, 'Homefront heroines and Hollywood heroes? Fremantle women and the impact of the American servicemen that passed through Fremantle 1942-1945', Fremantle Studies, 7: 104-122.

The [[../books/localidentity.html|Local Identity & Design Code]], 2009.

London, Geoffrey 2005, 'Designing for heritage', Fremantle Studies, 4: 85-94.

Lovering, Lindsay 2014, 'Joan Campbell MBE', Fremantle Studies, 8: 19-26.

Ludewig, Alexandra 2014, 'Fremantle Port: gateway to abeyance', Fremantle Studies, 8: 78-95.

Lyon, Robert Menli [Robert Lyon Milne] 1833, ‘A glance at the manners and language of the Aboriginal inhabitants of Western Australia with a short vocabulary’, Perth Gazette and Western Australian Journal, 30 March 1833: 52. The second part [of four?] of the article was published in Perth Gazette and Western Australian Journal, 20 April 1833: 63-4. Many of the first people's names for places come from this source. The author's real name was Robert Lyon MILNE.


McKeough, Michelle 2007, 'The bubonic plague in Fremantle, 1900', Fremantle Studies, 5: 22-29.

McKeough, Michelle 2012, 'A twist in the turn of the century: the bubonic plague in Fremantle, 1900', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum': 106-123.

McKeough, Michelle 2020, 'The bubonic plague in Fremantle', FHS blog 12 May.

Martyr, Philippa & Aleksandar Janca 2011, 'A mad mayor of Fremantle: the mysterious illness of Edward Davies', Australasian Psychiatry. [See also: Edward Davies.]

May, Sally 1999, 'The Italian fishermen of Fremantle: from blue-collar businessmen to lords of the sea', Fremantle Studies, 1: 47-65.

May, Sally 2007, 'People, places and spaces: reflections on the immigrant comoposition of Fremantle's fishing industry', Fremantle Studies, 5: 30-39.

May, Sally Rita 2012, 'The multicultural, social and economic contribution of Fremantle's fishing industry, 1829-1960s', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 150-179.

Meath, Simon 2017, 'Images of Life on The Rocks: Reconstructing the Meares camp 1829-1831', Fremantle Studies, 9: 30-47.

Megahey, Norman 2004, 'Adaptation and resistance: the reaction of Fremantle Prison inmates to incarceration', Fremantle Studies, 3: 14-25.

Megahey, Norman 2010, 'A community apart', Fremantle Studies, 6: 29-42. [on Fremantle Prison riot 1988]

Menzies, Isa & Jacquie Brisbout 2014, 'From the inside: the art of Fremantle Prison', Fremantle Studies, 8: 96-115.

Moore, Richard K., 2001, 'William Dalgety Moore: the making of a merchant prince as reflected in his journal 1853-1858', Fremantle Studies, 2: 85-105.

Morgan, Cecil 2004, 'The moreton bay fig tree', in Karen Lang & Jan Newman, Wharf Rats and Other Stories: 100 Years of Growing up in Fremantle, FPS: 54-58.

Morrison (McKeough), Michelle 2017, 'The Great War', Fremantle Studies, 9: 65-74.

Murray, Sandra 2007, 'Escape! Fremantle to Freedom: an exhibition on the Irish Fenian convicts and their bold escape from the Fremantle Prison to America', Fremantle Studies, 5: 74-86.


Nayton, Gaye 2010, 'Old Port, Arthur Head', Fremantle Studies, 6: 105-110.

Newman, Joan 1993, 'Launched into Eternity' (on the first Fremantle Prison executions)', Span 36.


Oliver, Bobbie 2014, 'More than just the PM's wife: Elsie Curtin's contribution to history', Fremantle Studies, 8: 27-36.

Oliver, Bobbie 2016, 'Conflict on the waterfront: Fremantle dock workers and 'New Unionism', 1889 to 1945', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 159-172.

Oliver Bobbie 2023, 'It wasn't just about Webb Dock: the 1998 War on the Wharves in Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 12: 41-50.


Pattison, Cate 2023, 'A job at the Imps: The State Implement and Engineering Works, North Fremantle 1913-1986', Fremantle Studies, 12: 51-75, paper given at [[../fsday/fsday2019.html|FS Day 2019]].

Pearson, Alan 2017, 'For the touch of a vanished hand', Fremantle Studies, 9: 107-136.

Peters, Nonja 2004, 'The immigration buildings Victoria Quay 1906-1966', Fremantle Studies, 3: 46-52.

Peters, Nonja 2012, 'Victoria Quay: arrivals and departures, 1906-1980', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 180-209.

Pioneer Park plan, 2009. 

Pittaway, Andrew 2010, 'Fremantle Anzacs', Fremantle Studies, 7: 14-32.

[[../books/edmonds1971.html|Preservation and Change]], Fremantle City Council, 1971.


Railway Station submission, 2005.

Reece, Bob 2005, [[../fhs/fs/4/Reece.html|'The Reverend George King and Fremantle']], Fremantle Studies, 4: 32-49. [See also: George King.]

Reece, Bob 2010, 'Fremantle's first voice: The Herald (1867-1886)', Fremantle Studies, 6: 43-65. [See also: newspapers.]

Reece, Bob 2012, 'Glimpses of Fremantle 1829-1929', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 20-55.

Reece, Bob 2012, 'Fremantle's first historian: Joseph Keane Hitchcock', Fremantle Studies, 7: 33-50. [See also: J.K. Hitchcock.]

Reece, Bob 2017, 'The Fremantle History Society, 1994-2014', Fremantle Studies, 9: 79-87. [See also: FHS.]

Reilly, Paul 2023, 'Harbouring Discontent: activism in 1930s Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 12: 76-99, paper given at [[../fsday/fsday2019.html|FS Day 2019]].

Robinson, Olwyn 2004, 'The cave at Rockhouse', in Karen Lang & Jan Newman, Wharf Rats and Other Stories: 100 Years of Growing up in Fremantle, FPS: 62-65.


Seddon, George 1994, 'Fremantle's two squares', Historic Environment, Vol. 11, No. 1, 1994: 24-26.

Sherriff, Jacqui 2001, 'Fremantle South Slipway: a vital World War II defence facility', Fremantle Studies, 2: 106-119.

Silbert, Eric 1999, 'Jewish personalities of Fremantle', Fremantle Studies, 1: 77-91.

Slipways Conservation plan, 2005.

Smith, Alec, 1999, 'Living in the Fremantle Hotel', Fremantle Studies, 1: 92-110.

Smith, Alec 2004, 'The boy from the West End', in Karen Lang & Jan Newman, Wharf Rats and Other Stories: 100 Years of Growing up in Fremantle, FPS: 110-119.

Solomon, Coralie 2004, 'Elias Solomon: first Federal Member of Parliament for Fremantle: life and letters 1839-1909'Fremantle Studies, 3: 1-13.

Stanley, Roy 2012, 'A spot so eligible for settlement': Sport, Leisure, Class and Community at the Swan River Colony 1829-1890, PhD thesis, Murdoch University.

Statham-Drew, Pamela 2007, 'Sandalwood: WA's sometime saviour', Fremantle Studies, 5: 87-105.

Straw, Leigh 2016, 'Outcast women: crime, gender and the politics of respectability in Fremantle, 1900 to 1939', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 81-93.

Straw, Leigh 2017, 'Outcast women: offending the good order in Fremantle, 1900-1939', Fremantle Studies, 9: 88-106. [See also: prostitution.]

Strong, Rowan 2012, 'Religious lives in Fremantle', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 64-85.

Sturma, Michael 2016, 'Fremantle reunion: prisoners of war and submarine warfare', Studies in Western Australian History, 31: 109-124.


Town Hall Conservation plan, 2004.

Tuckfield, Trevor 1971, [[../books/tuckfield.html|'Early colonial inns and taverns']], Early Days: Journal and proceeedings of the Royal Western Australian Historical Society, 7, 3: 65-82; 7, 7: 98-106.

Tull, Malcolm 2012, 'Fremantle: from commercial port to recreational centre', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum': 124-149.

Tutton, Matthew, 2003, 'Engineering geology of Fremantle Harbour: an historical perspective', Australian Geomechanics Symposium in Print.


Warders Cottages reports, 2013.

Walter, Irma 2017, 'Stephen Montague Stout - Convict Teacher, Photographer and Journalist', Fremantle Studies, 9: 48-64. [Cf. Irma Walter 2014, Stout-Hearted: The Story of Stephen Montague Stout, Hesperian Press.] [See also: Stout.]

Wilkinson, Danielle 2013, From Beef to Reef: The Maritime Cultural Landscape of Robb Jetty, dissertation, Flinders University.

Worth, David 2005, 'Project Iceberg: Fremantle's response to visiting nuclear warships in the 1980s', Fremantle Studies, 4: 50-65.


Early Days: annual journal of the Royal Western Australian Historical Society

Fremantle Studies: journal of the Fremantle History Society


Heritage Council website

Wikipedia list of heritage places in Fremantle

City of Fremantle heritage listed places

Royal Western Australian Historical Society

WA Genealogical Society, which has passenger lists, etc.

Other links


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