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Digital Photograph - View of Princess Pier & Passenger Liner 'Neptunia', Port Melbourne, 1952 Reg. No: MM 110503
- Description Of Content:
- View of Princess Pier and the Italian Lloyd Triestino passenger ship 'Neptunia' at Port Melbourne. Parked cars and a building are in the foreground and the 'front light' of what is now Beacon Cove is visible in the background.
This photograph shows a view of Prince's Pier and the 'MV Neptunia', Port Melbourne, 1952. It was taken from Station Pier. The photographer David Meale, was there because he was farewelling other people on another ship, and he liked the look of the 'Neptunia' in the distance.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr David Meale, 2006
- Contributed by Mr David Meale
|Tagged with:||19th june, -1, 15 july 1952ss ranchi.family of r young., 29th may 1959, pierri|
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Ports & Harbours|
|Inscriptions:||The Neptunia, Port Melbourne, 1952.|
|Organisations Depicted:||Neptunia; Lloyd Triestino Italian Line; Station Pier; Port of Melbourne|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1952|
|Photographer:||Mr David Meale|