Kendall [poem by Kenneth Mackay]

[Editor: This poem by Kenneth Mackay was published in Stirrup Jingles from the Bush and the Turf and Other Rhymes (1887). It was written in memory of the poet Henry Kendall, who died in 1882.] Kendall. Mourn, O sea, that he is dead! Clouds your tears above him shed! Wandering wild-bird sing his story To […]

Henry Kendall: Gosford Associations: The Poet’s Rock [27 March 1934]

[Editor: An article about Henry Kendall. Published in The Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Observer, 27 March 1934.] Henry Kendall. Gosford Associations. The Poet’s Rock. Written for “The Wingham Chronicle.” By “Fitz.” It is one of the distinctions of the Gosford district — one seldom mentioned by those who live there — that it has […]

Works by Henry Kendall

[Editor: This list contains various works by Henry Kendall (1839-1882); for biographical information click here.] Books by Henry Kendall: 1862: Poems and Songs, Sydney: J. R. Clarke 1865: The Glen of the White Man’s Grave, Sydney: Hanson and Bennett [ca. 1865] 1866: The Bronze Trumpet: A Satirical Poem, Sydney: [publisher unknown] 1869: Leaves from Australian […]

Henry Kendall

[Editor: This article provides biographical information about Henry Kendall; for various works by him, click here.] Thomas Henry Kendall, known as Henry, was born in Ulladulla, New South Wales, on 18 April 1839. He died of phthisis in Surry Hills, New South Wales, on 1 August 1882. Henry Kendall was regarded as a poet of […]