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Glass Negative - Latrobe Dredge, Hobsons Bay, Victoria, Jul 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 030159

Latrobe dredge at work in Hobsons Bay, 3 July1898.

Photograph by Thomas Beckett. Part of a collection of glass plate negatives taken by Dr Thomas George Beckett, doctor, pioneering radiologist and amateur photographer between 1891 and 1910. The collection is primarily of Beckett's family, friends, homes, and towns and suburbs where Beckett and his family lived, including Charlton in central Victoria and Northcote & South Yarra, suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria.
Description Of Content:
Latrobe dredge in operation in Hobsons Bay with a group of men in a rowing boat in the foreground.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: boats, dredges, rowing
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: CIVIL ENGINEERING
Secondary Classification: Ports & Harbours
Tertiary Classification: bucket dredges
Original Caption: LATROBE DREDGE.
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Hobsons Bay, Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia, 03 Jul 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 03 Jul 1898

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