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Negative - Pimba, Northern Territory, 1937 Image Reg. No: MM 001234

Description Of Content:
A truck which has broken down. Various items have been unloaded. There are oil drums and a tyre still on the truck. There are buildings in the background and what appears to be a wireless aerial.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from John Chrystal, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: accidents, aerial photographs, motor trucks, motor vehicles, repairs maintenance
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Motor Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: motor trucks
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Pimba, Northern Territory, Australia, 1937
Creator: Chrystal, 1937


Shirley McNamara Posted on 25 May 2012 6:12 PM
I think Pimba is in South Australia, 480kms from Adelaide and 7kms from Woomera
John Mannion Posted on 25 Jan 2014 6:25 PM
Yes Pimba is in SA on the Trans Australia Railway.

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