Eleven Thousand Sheep Lost  

Alexandra and Yea Standard, Gobur, Thornton and Acheron Express

9 January 1903

Eleven thousand crossbred sheep, owned by Mr. Whitty, got astray from the caretaker at Talbingo Mountains, near Tumut, and the whole flock is lost.

They were poor, and when they got into the grass country they became uncontrollable.