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Glass Negative - Fitting Guns on HMVS Cerberus, Williamstown, Victoria, Nov 1898 Reg. No: MM 030189
- Fitting new guns onto the Victorian naval ship Cerberus, Williamstown, November 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:
- Cerberus at Williamstown taking new 10' guns. ( n ) note : video frame reversed.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
|Tagged with:||boats, naval forces, ports, ships, wharves|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, 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 - australian|
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Williamstown, Victoria, Australia, 29 Nov 1898|
|Photographer:||Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 29 Nov 1898|
|Ship Depicted:||Victorian Colonial Navy, Williamstown, Victoria, Australia, 29 Nov 1898|