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Bonzle users have contributed the following stories about Leonora:

    Leonora by 'DerrickJessop' (contact DerrickJessop about this story)

      The explorer Forrest was the first to travel through the area in 1869 and camped near a hill he named Leonora after a lady friend.

      Gold was discovered in the area by Morrissey in 1894 and the town was named in 1895. It even had a local tramway service that ran from 1901 to 1922.

      By 1908 there ... read story

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