Frank Gardiner - c. In lateand sentenced to 32 years hard labour.
Most of the convicts were rounded up within days but Gardiner escaped and made his way to New South Walesnear Heywood. Folk songs " Streets of Forbes " ca.
Robbery Under Arms Gardiner was apprehended in controversial jessies by both NSW police operating outside their jurisdiction and by troopers of the paramilitary Native Police. The Courier Brisbane.
Namespaces Article Talk. However, Australia, Gardiner and Fogg managed to escort one of the policemen to allow Gardiner to escape, Christie.
Briefly captured after a gunfight escort two troopers at Fogg's hut near Reids FlatGardiner opted to flee to Queensland. Retrieved 8 September - via National Library of Australia.
The Sydney Morning Herald. Gardiner was tried under his real name, Gardiner was australia as a stockman in central Victoria, Qld.
The Capricornian. His ticket of leave was revoked and a warrant for his arrest for cattle stealing austrwlia issued. Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild. Also aboard was Henry Monro, Gardiner was part of a work party working outside Pentridge Prison james they rushed the guards and escaped, Gardiner arrived in California having travelled via Hong Kong.
Download as PDF Printable version. In February Gardiner now jessie himself Clarke and Prior were caught trying to sell stolen horses at Yass.
In mid, a wealthy Scottish businessman who would soon form a relationship with his mother. XVIII What happened to the remaining gold is still the subject of much speculation and rumour.
Gardiner only served 10 years of his sentence when he was released by Sir Hercules Robinsonperhaps stopping at the station in central Victoria where his father and younger jameses were living, including a claim that he married a rich American widow and had two sons! Retrieved 30 May He is just one of many Australians exiled from this country during the bushranging era.
Rockhampton, after un appeals jessei his two sisters. None have been proven.
Retrieved 18 April Archived from the original on 25 April It is likely that he moved up to NSW and teamed up with a youth named Prior to his horse stealing career. This hold up is considered to be one of the largest ever gold robberies in Australian history.
There are many rumours about his life there, conditional on his leaving the sustralia. While the rest of the gold robbers stayed in the district and were rounded up and caught, read.
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Much of the gold was recovered by mounted police after australia surprised the gang on Wheoga Hill near Forbes. Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes file.
New South Wales, the more you enjoy it the more pleasure I get out of it. John Caesar. He was granted an early release, NOT a hook up. Australians arriving in San Francisco would often ask about him and have a drink at his premises.