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Negative - Carter's Railway Hotel, Castlemaine, Victoria, Apr 1898 Image Reg. No: MM 8146

View of Carter's Railway Hotel, Castlemaine, 12 April 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:
Looking across railway lines to the Railway Hotel.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from T. Beckett, 1990
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: hotels, post rail fences, railway yards, tree guards
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937), The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Rural
Tertiary Classification: streetscapes
Organisations Depicted: Railway Hotel
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia, 12 Apr 1898
Photographer: Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 12 Apr 1898


kym houghton Posted on 22 Feb 2012 6:13 PM
just discovered (thanks to Michael Wolfe) that this pic is not of the Railway Hotel in Castlemaine. Apparently, this one's in INglewood.
James Taylor Posted on 26 Oct 2014 6:01 PM
Definitely not the Castlemaine Railway Hotel and there never was a Carter involved.

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