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Stories of extraordinary Australians

Lots of Australians ask me about relatives of theirs who drove for Cobb & Co or who they think owned competitor firms in 19th century Australia. Check out the list to see if your relative is there. If there is a Cobb & Co driver missing, let me know!

In the past years dozens of families have written to provide updates to the list below. It has been further enlarged to over 940 through a painstaking review of old newspaper records.

First Name Surname State Firms worked for Role Routes Year Comments
George Adams Cobb & Co Driver; road manager
Fred Adams QLD Cobb & Co Driver Mitchell-Bollon 1913-1918
George Ah Kin NSW Proprietor Bemboka 1900-1903
James Aisbett VIC Cobb & Co Driver Scarsdale, Pitfield
Amos Alder VIC Cobb & Co Driver Avenel-Nagambie, Shepparton
Jimmy Alder VIC Cobb & Co Driver Clunes
A Alderson NSW Crawfords Driver
Charlie Alford VIC

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