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Negative - Pimba, Northern Territory, 1937 Image Reg. No: MM 001242

Description Of Content:
The Pimba Post Office. There is a water tank beside the post office and a telegraph pole.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from John Chrystal, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: post offices, telegraph infrastructure, telegraph poles, water tanks
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Information & Communication Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Postal
Organisations Depicted: Pimba Post Office
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Pimba, Northern Territory, Australia, 1937
Creator: Chrystal, 1937


Stephenk Posted on 21 Feb 2011 9:09 AM
This appears to be the Pimba _Railway Station_ in South Australia (not post office in NT as captioned)
Stephenk Posted on 21 Feb 2011 9:12 AM
PS railway tracks are just out of shot to the left, refer to national archives image:
John Mannion Posted on 03 Jan 2015 9:56 AM
This is Pimba, S.A. railway station on East-West (Trans Australia) railway.

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