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Negative - Axedale, Victoria, circa 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 004022

Description Of Content:
Railway workers posed on scaffolding attached to a rail bridge. They were probably performing maintenance. Two safety brackets can be seen attached to the side of the bridge (above the group of three men). This bridge was on the Bendigo-Heathcote line.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Terence Whelan, 1987
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: bridges, building construction, railway workers, rivers, axedale bridge
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: Railway Infrastructure - Bridges
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Axedale, Victoria, Australia, circa 1915


Geoff Winkler Posted on 24 Jul 2012 3:45 PM
Definately not Axedale, it had a timber trestle, and almost Certainly not in Victoria.
Cheers, Geoff.

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