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Photograph - Melbourne Electric Supply Co Ltd, Facade of Green Street Power Station, Richmond, Victoria, 1910 Reg. No: MM 009918
- Part of a large photographic collection of glass plate and film negatives, photographic prints and photo albums, relating to the development of the electric power supply industry in Victoria, operated by the State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) from 1919 to 1993 and various predecessor private and municipal power supply enterprises dating back to the late 1880s.
- Sepia toned black & white silver gelatin photographic print.
- Description Of Content:
- View from west looking across Richmond-South Yarra Railway Lines to facade of Melbourne Electric Supply Company's Power Station in Green Street, Richmond, June 1910.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
|Tagged with:||architecture, electric power stations, electricity supply, boiler houses, engine houses, chimneys, towers, railway lines|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ENERGY TECHNOLOGY|
|Secondary Classification:||Electric Power - Generation|
|Tertiary Classification:||power stations|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in black ink on album page below photograph: 'Melbourne Works June 1910.'|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Richmond, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1910|
|Organisation Depicted:||Melbourne Electric Supply Co. Ltd Green Street Power Station, Richmond, Victoria, Australia, Jun 1910|
|References:||Photograph appears in album HT 24137, on Page 4, top left.|
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