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Negative - Ballarat East, Victoria, 1916 Image Reg. No: MM 001963

Description Of Content:
The Dd-class steam locomotive No.66 which was used to transport troops from Ballarat to Geelong. The locomotive has been decorated for the occasion with flags, decorative paintwork and the phrase 'Australia for the Empire'. Two railways staff, probably
the loco crew, posed beside the locomotive.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Margaret & Noel Dooley, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: advertising, decorations, drivers, flags, military, railway lines, railway yards, steam railway locomotives, workers
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RAIL TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Railways - Steam Power
Tertiary Classification: steam locomotives
People Depicted: Powell, G.; Morrison, Mr
Organisations Depicted: Locomotive DP-66
Model Name/Number: Dd class; Dd
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia, 1916

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