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- A Place & Date Depicted Donvale, Australia
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Digital Photograph - Painting 42 Foot Steel Hulled Ketch, Backyard, Donvale, 1979 Reg. No: MM 110526
- Description Of Content:
- A man and woman painting the hull of their boat pale grey in the backyard under a blue tarpaulin.
This photograph shows Barbara and Bert Schutte in December 1979, touching up the primer on the boat they built, 'a 42 foot single chine steel ketch.' They built it in their backyard over a 5 year period, finishing in 1982. They then did many trips together in Australian waters. They sold the boat in 1984.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mrs Barbara Schutte, 2006
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Ship Building & Repair|
|Tertiary Classification:||home built yachts|
|Inscriptions:||Dec '79, 34 Garden Rd Donvale|
|People Depicted:||Schutte, Barbara; Schutte, Bert|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Colour; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Donvale, Victoria, Australia, Dec 1979|