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Glass Negative - HMS Wallaroo, Port Melbourne, Victoria, May 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 030156

Summary:
The HMS Wallaroo anchored at Port Melbourne, May 1898.

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:
The HMS Wallaroo at anchor at Port Melbourne.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: british military, marine transport, sailing vessels, shipping, steamships, water transport, wharves
Themes this item is part of: Transport Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Steam Power
Tertiary Classification: naval vessels - british
Original Caption: HMS WALLAROO, PORT MELBOURNE.
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 May 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 18 May 1898
Ship Depicted: Royal Navy (RN), Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 May 1898

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