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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Acknowledgement:
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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