Coles & Pullum Cattle Market, Ballarat

Bullock Team Outside O'Farrells Livestock Bazaar & Coles & Pullum Market, Ballarat, Victoria, circa 1905Walter James Pullum (born 1866) was the fourth child of George Pullum and Frances Pullum nee Horner. In 1886, aged 20, he emigrated to Melbourne, AustraliaBallarat Horse Market



He worked there as a clerk until 1895, then formed a partnership with C. J. Coles; and then acquired O’Farrell and Co.(Livestock Bazzar)and changed the name to Pullum & Coles.




Walter James Pullum was listed in the 1927 and 1929 edition of Who’s Who in Australia, which details his involvement with the market.Whos Who Australia

Walter died in St Kilda, Victoria, on 22nd September 1952.

This family Pullum family seemed to have stayed the longest in Australia

Last updated 24.01.18