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The Great Monkey Escape

It all started innocently enough. The British India steamer Nalgora departed Calcutta in early November and arrived in Fremantle Harbour on 27 November 1931 carrying a cargo of gunnies (coarse, heavy fabric) and bananas. 1,087 more words


History and craft beer in Fremantle

Fremantle, the first European settlement in Western Australia, was my final port of call on this trip to Australia. Time was short, and I only had a half day to explore the town. 710 more words