Tag: James Tyson

  • Three Days with Tyson

    Three Days with Tyson

    This story is about James Tyson, my 2nd great-grand uncle. It’s from The Queenslander newspaper dated 1894. It’s written by an anonymous drover who claimed to have spent three days travelling with James Tyson on the Steamship Arawatta in about 1889 when Tyson was 70. I’m guessing from the context they were going from Brisbane to Rockhampton in Queensland.…