Bootmaker James Kirby became founder of co-operative, alderman, coroner

By Carol Herben, Oam
Updated August 11 2015 - 2:55pm, first published July 20 2015 - 5:11pm
Wollongong bootmaker James Kirby was an alderman on Wollongong council, deputy coroner, deputy sherriff and a keen sportsman. Picture: From the collections of WOLLONGONG CITY LIBRARY and ILLAWARRA HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Wollongong bootmaker James Kirby was an alderman on Wollongong council, deputy coroner, deputy sherriff and a keen sportsman. Picture: From the collections of WOLLONGONG CITY LIBRARY and ILLAWARRA HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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