Charles Yelverton O’Connor circa 1890’s
(Courtesy of Battye Library)

Well – it was a long time ago – 10th March 1902 to be exact – but how and why did C Y O’Connor die?

One theory was that he killed himself because his pipeline failed but there are other myths associated with the death of the engineering genius who was responsible for the building of Fremantle Harbour and the Goldfields Pipeline. 

Why not Lunch and Listen @ your Library to the National Trust’s engaging expert Diana Frylinck who will be

Debunking the Myth – C.Y. O’Connor

Bring your lunch or try one of our muffins
Spearwood Library
Thursday 16th May 2013 @ 12.30 pm

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Debunking the Myth – C.Y. O’Connor