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Negative - Melbourne, Victoria, circa 1885 Image Reg. No: MM 7586

Description Of Content:
Engine No.64 in the railway yards, the Victorian goods shed in the background. There is a stack of sewer pipes on the right.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Kenneth Shepherd, 1988
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: cranes, outbuildings, railway workers, railway yards, sewers, steam railway locomotives
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, 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
Organisations Depicted: Victorian Goods Shed; Engine No.64
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1885
Photographer: C. Nettleton Studio, circa 1885


ShunterSnell Posted on 16 May 2014 9:00 PM
this image is just one half of a 'Panorama' image of Nettleton's original photo.
The date is much earlier than indicated here! It was taken in late 1860's or early 1870's, when the original 'Batman's Hill Station, loco sheds were converted to carriage and 'New'goods sheds erected.

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