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Photograph - W. Mountjoy's Coach, Erskine River, Lorne, Victoria, 1890s Image Reg. No: MM 042081

Summary:
Black and white image of W. Mountjoy's horse drawn coach, with people sitting on roof of coach and inside coach. It was taken at Erskine River, Lorne, Victoria in the 1890s.

It is part of a collection of glass plate negatives, stereoscopic negatives, panoramas, postcards, photographs and cameras belonging to the William S Anderson Collection.

William Anderson purchased 'Norman and Brown's' photographic business in December 1899 and began a strong association with Lorne that was to last for 50 years. From 1898 until his death in 1948 Anderson photographed the changing surrounding landscapes and visitors of guest houses in the area.
Description:
Black and white image
Description Of Content:
Black and white image of a horse drawn coach. Four people sitting on front seat, people on roof and inside coach. Coach is drawn by six horses.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Jean Clowes
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 107 mm (Height), 165 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: horses, bridges, fences, roads, horsedrawn vehicles, coaches, stagecoaches
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Drawn Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: coaches
Inscriptions: Text, stamped reverse: J.S. NORMAN,/PHOTOGRAPHER/LORNE/J.W. BROWN,/PHOTOGRAPHER,/LORNE.
Format: Photograph - Cabinet: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Victoria, Australia, circa 1890s
Creator: Mr J Norman, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890s
Photographer: Mr William Anderson, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1890s

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