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- A Place & Date Depicted Richmond, Australia
Glass Negative - Truss Span, Bethanga Bridge, Chas Ruwolt Pty Ltd, Richmond, Victoria, 1929 Reg. No: MM 011896
- Description Of Content:
- Truss span for the Bethanga Bridge taken in the Richmond Yard facing south east toward Burnley Street with men. The bridge spans an arm of the Hume Weir and comprised 9 spans with a total length of 2421 feet and using 1575 tons of steel, Jan 1929.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 1986
|Tagged with:||bridges, cranes, structural steelwork|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Transport Collection, Vickers Ruwolt Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Engineering Products|
|Tertiary Classification:||structural steelwork|
|Original Caption:||PART END AND SIDE VIEW OF SPAN FOR BETHANGA BRIDGE, PUBLIC WORKS DEPT.N.S.W|
|Inscriptions:||Circular stamp at bottom centre of negative: 'CHAS. RUWOLT PTY LTD / MELBOURNE ; PHOTO 418'
Entered in hand-written catalogue as: '418 | Part end & side view of span for Bethanga Bridge | Public Works Dept. N.S.W.'
Entered in hand-written subject subject index under 'BOILERMAKERS MISCELLANEOUS WORK' as: '418 | 25.1.29 | Side view of 265'-0 Truss Span for Bethanga Bridge. | Public Works N.S.W. | 2601'
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White; Whole Plate|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1929|