Move your mouse over the front page of the Barrier Miner to find the links.  Follow the links to find out more about what New Years day 1915 brought for the people of Broken Hill.

You can also select one of the links to the story from below
The Attack | The Battle | The Aftermath

 

This story and all associated images have been provided by the
Sulphide Street Station Railway Museum, the story is based on
newspaper reports from the Barrier Miner 1st January 1915 and
on a report from The Conveyor December 1964.