What’s the deal with Thomas Peel and why the controversy over the name of our region?

Nathan Hondros
By Nathan Hondros
Updated October 25 2017 - 5:13am, first published 3:44am
What's in a name: There are no known photographs of Thomas Peel, but caricatures of him from the mid-1800s show him plucking feathers from a swan. Photo: National Library of Australia

Most of us don’t give a second thought to the name we see every day on everything from our hospital to our footy team.

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Nathan Hondros

Nathan Hondros

Senior Journalist

Senior Journalist for the Mandurah Mail, Australian Community Media, and Fairfax Media.

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