Timeline of Industry and their Buildings in Albury/Wodonga and its surrounds

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Slab hut Police Station built near river crossing

1838

Brown's Hume Inn opened

1840

Flourmill opened

1846

First permanent courthouse built

1860

Gaol opened in Thurgoona Street

1862

John Burrows bought Hume Flour Mills

1869

Present Albury Post Office opens

1875

Large-scale wool sales began prompting building of big wool stores.

1891

Arnold's fruit business began with wheelbarrow

1893

Mott brothers started The Border Morning Mail

1903

Betro Abicare, a Lebanese migrant, built the Big Store

1912

Amalgamated Textiles, later Macquarie Textiles, opened mill.

1924

Wodonga District Hospital opened

1954

SS&A Club relocated to Olive Street

1960

Uncle Ben’s pet food factory and Donga Meats abattoir opened

1967

Albury-Wodonga Private Hospital opened

1979

Kimberley Clarke and Geofabrics opened factories

1986

Overall Forge opened at Ettamogah

1992

New Albury Base Hospital and new Police Station opened

1994