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Negative - Waugorah, New South Wales, circa 1925 Image Reg. No: MM 6272

Description Of Content:
The SS Osca. A paddle boat on the Murrumbidgee River.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from John Keats, 1988
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: paddle steamers, rivers
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Steam Power
Tertiary Classification: screw steamers
Organisations Depicted: Murrumbidgee River; SS 'Osca'
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Waugorah, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1925


Frank Tucker Posted on 02 May 2010 5:29 PM
PS Oscr W
Ron madden Posted on 04 Oct 2012 2:38 PM
1) DEfinitely should read PS not SS

2) Unaware of PS "Osca." The vessel bears a remarkable likeness to the PS "Oscar W"
Mac Murray Posted on 10 Aug 2014 2:30 AM
Definitely the Oscar W.

At the time the picture was taken the boats were usually referred to as "SS" rather than "PS"

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