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Glass Negative - SS Edina in Dry Dock, Melbourne, Victoria, May 1898 Reg. No: MM 030153
- The steamer Edina in Duke and Orr's dry dock for repairs, Melbourne, 3 May 1898, showing the hole in her side.
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:
- A view of damage to the hull of the paddle steamer Edina while in dry dock for repairs.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
|Tagged with:||dry docks, marine transport, paddle steamers, shipping, water transport|
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), Ship History - SS Edina|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Steam Power|
|Tertiary Classification:||screw steamers - passenger|
|Original Caption:||EDINA - HOLE IN SIDE.|
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 03 May 1898|
|Photographer:||Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 03 May 1898|
|Ship Depicted:||., South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 03 May 1898|