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Negative - Harcourt Railway Station, Victoria, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 070569

Description Of Content:
Harcourt Railway Station on the Melbourne-Bendigo Line, circa 1900. X-class 0-6-0 type steam locomotive No.355 is at the platform (hauling a passenger or goods train). The crowd of passengers waits on the platform in the middle distance including women in hats and long dresses and men with boater hats and bowlers. Most of the people appear to be wearing their Sunday best. On the lefthand side a lone goods van and tripod derrick crane is visible behind the picket fence of the down platform.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Harcourt Valley History & Tourist Centre, 1998
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: railway stations, railway lines, rail transport, railways, steam trains, travel tourism, steam railway locomotives
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: RAIL TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Railway Infrastructure - Stations
Tertiary Classification: country stations
Format: Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Harcourt, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

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