Category Archives: Rylatt

A Fatal Wrestling Match

The man John Rylatt, who was injured at Greta last Saturday in a wrestling bout, died in Maitland Hospital yesterday… Rylatt was 31 years of age, and leaves a wife and two children. – Singleton Argus, 24 Dec 1898 It … Continue reading

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Racing at Kedron Park

It seems fitting today, Melbourne Cup Day, to write what I know of my 2nd great uncle, James Rylatt. James Rylatt, the son of my great, great grandmother by her second husband, was a jockey in the 1920’s. He died … Continue reading

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