21 1 1889 Harry Atkinson offers swans to park. (TH)

26 1 1889 Recreation Ground Board meeting. (TH)

26 1 1889 Recreation Ground Board meeting. (TH)

4 2 1889 Atkinson’s swans put in lake. (TH)

18 2 1889 Peahens gifted to park. (TH)

25 2 1889 Peahens stolen. (TH)

25 2 1889 Black Swan gifted to Recreation Grounds. (TH)

25 2 1889 Nuisance under the Tree. (TH)

9 3 1889 Peacock joins peahens. (TH)

15 6 1889 Recreation Ground Board meeting. (TH)

20 6 1889 Dispute over boundary at brooklands. (TH)

10 7 1889 Mr. R Cock appointed to board. (TH)

15 7 1889 Visit by General Strange. (TH)

20 7 1889 Concert advert for park fundraising. (TH)

9 8 1889 Letter to editor looking for support of Recreation Ground. (TH)

10 8 1889 Fundraising concert ad. (TH)

12 8 1889 Claffey helping with fundraising. (TH)

12 8 1889 Letter to editor looking for support of Recreation Ground. (TH)

27 8 1889 Holdsworthy Road and Jones road issue. (TH)

3 9 1889 Concert offer to raise money. (TH)

12 10 1889 Meeting called to consider options to improve sportsground. (TH)

14 10 1889 Sports committee formed. (TH)

18 10 1889 Moses the swan injured by dog. (TH)

18 10 1889 Terms of Sports committee set. (TH)

21 10 1889 Sports committee formed. (TH)

4 11 1889 T K Skinner produces plans for sportsground. (TH)

5 11 1889 Molly hawk presented to park. (TH)

8 11 1889 Sports Committee start fundraising to fill in swamp. (TH)

18 12 1889 Progress on swamp clearance. (TH)

30 12 1889 Call for tenders to fill swamp. (TH)