Access information from the National Library of Australia and other repositories about people, places and events relevant to the Town of Bassendean in Trove Lists. Trove Lists are great for school projects and learning more about local history.

Items have been selected and organised by the Local Studies Librarian in the  Bassendean Memorial Library.

Most lists have descriptions and clicking on the link will provide newspaper articles, pictures and biographical information.


Trove Lists about People

Aboriginal history West Guildford Bassendean

Bell Brothers

Brides at Bassendean

Cyril Jackson

Dodd Family West Guildford

Eddie Barron and Flash Cycles

Eric McCrum

Hamersley Family

Hay's Swamp to BIC Reserve Bassendean

Hugh Forbes

Hyde Family and Builders Bassendean

Lovelock Family and Bakery Bassendean

Margaret Lawson

May Holman (1893-1939)

May O'Brien (nee Miller)

McDonald Family

Paddy Connolly

People associated with West Guildford and Bassendean

Peter Broun

Pickering Park and Pickering Family

Rolf Harris

Ruth Coleman

Ted Holman

Val Manning

Walter Padbury

William Padbury


Trove Lists - Places, Events and People

Aboriginal history West Guildford Bassendean

Ashfield Primary School

Ashfield, Bassendean, Western Australia

Bassendean and Districts Horticulture Society

Bassendean Bowling Club

Bassendean Bus Service

Bassendean centenary, 1929

Bassendean Church of Christ

Bassendean Cricket Club

Bassendean Croquet Club

Bassendean Floods

Bassendean History (West Guildford)

Bassendean Hockey Club

Bassendean Hotel

Bassendean Infant Health Clinic

Bassendean journal articles

Bassendean Kindergarten

Bassendean Maps

Bassendean Masonic Hall

Bassendean Oral History Interviews

Bassendean Oval

Bassendean Post Office

Bassendean Presbyterian Church

Bassendean Preservation Group

Bassendean Primary School

Bassendean Red Cross

Bassendean Road Board Jubilee 1951

Bassendean RSL

Bassendean Sea Scouts

Bassendean Tennis Club

Bassendean Town Hall

Bassendean Ugly Men Association

Bassendean United Soccer Club

Bassendean Volunteer Fire Brigade

Bassendean War Memorial

Bell Brothers

Brides at Bassendean

Chinese Market Gardens Bassendean

Cuming Smith Bassendean

Cycling Bassendean

Cyril Jackson

Dodd Family West Guildford

Earlsferry House

Eddie Barron and Flash Cycles

Eden Hill Primary School

Eden Hill, Bassendean, Western Australia

Eric McCrum

Forrest Hall Bassendean

Guildford Road Bridge Bassendean

Hadfields

Hamersley Family

Hay's Swamp to BIC Reserve Bassendean

Hoskins Foundry Bassendean

Hugh Forbes

Hyde Family and Builders Bassendean

Lockeridge Land Corporation 1895-1898

Lockridge Hotel Bassendean

Lovelock Family and Bakery Bassendean

Margaret Lawson

May Holman (1893-1939)

May O'Brien (nee Miller)

McDonald Family

Paddy Connolly

Pensioner Guard Cottage and Retreat, Bassendean

Pensioners League Bassendean Branch

People associated with West Guildford and Bassendean

Peter Broun

Pickering Park and Pickering Family

Picture Bassendean

Point Reserve Bassendean

Pyrton

Reganwool and Fibre Company

Richard Purser and Co

Rinderpest at Bassendean

Rolf Harris

Ruth Coleman

Sandy Beach Bassendean

Santa Rosa

St John Ambulance Bassendean

St Marks Anglican Church Bassendean

St Michael's Primary School and St Joseph's Convent, Bassendean

Stannage Family

Success Hill Reserve Bassendean

Swan Districts Football Club

Swim Through Guildford to Bassendean

Ted Holman

Trades Hall Bassendean

Val Manning

Walter Padbury

Webster and Lumsden, Bassendean

West Guildford Orchestra

West Guildford Railway Station

West Guildford Rifle Club

West Guildford Road Board Members

William Padbury

World War l West Guildford

World War ll Bassendean