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Photograph - 'Southwold Railway', Suffolk, England, circa 1928 Image Reg. No: MM 113795

One of ninety three images from a photograph album brought to Australia by Archibald Gordon Maclaurin when he migrated in 1928. It includes early photos of his pre-migration trips to France, as well as photos he added once in Australia, including photos sent to him by family in England, and images from his migration journey.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Southwold Railway showing a steam locomotive and carriages travelling through the landscape. A fence and grass is shown in the foreground.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Jocelyn Maclaurin, 2004
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 65 mm (Height), 90 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: immigration, photography, fences, railway lines, rail transport, railways, carriages, steam trains, railway locomotives, railway carriages, british immigration, brought goods
Themes this item is part of: Archibald Gordon Maclaurin, English Migrant, 1928, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: RAIL TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Railways - Steam Power
Tertiary Classification: steam locomotives
Inscriptions: Printed in grey ink on back of photograph: 'VELOX.' [repeated]

Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: 'D J'

Hand written in blue ink on back of photograph: 'Southwold Rly / England'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Suffolk, England, Great Britain, circa 1928
Creator: Archibald Maclaurin, circa 1920s-1930s

Of Album
User: Archibald Maclaurin, Essendon, Victoria, Australia, 1928-1967

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