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Farewell Message - AVCG to Melbourne Coastal Radio Station, 29 Jun 2002 Document Reg. No: HT 5571

Summary:
Printed message of farewell and thanks from the Australian Volunteer Coast Guard to Melbourne Radio VIM, dated 29 June 2002.

This document was collected from the Melbourne Coastal Radio Station after it was closed in July 2002. In addition to communications equipment and documentation, items in general office use were collected in order to represent as far as possible the working environment at the time of closure.
Description:
Portrait format fax print out of a condolence message issued by the Australian Volunteer Coast Guard that laments the closure of the Cape Schank Radio Facility.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Michael Greenwood, 2002
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 210 mm (Width), 296 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: communications, wireless, radio stations
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Melbourne Coastal Radio Station, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2002, Melbourne Coastal Radio, Reminiscences of an OTC Technician, 1969-1992, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2012
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Radio
Tertiary Classification: correspondence
Inscriptions: '29 Jun 02 17:26 Coast Guard of Melbourne 03 9521 0748 p.1/ 03 9521 0748/ Australian Volunteer COAST GUARD/ WISHING ALL AT THE "MELBOURNE RADIO VIM" ALL THE BEST FOR THE FUTURE, AND THANKING YOU FOR THE YEARS OF COMPANIONSHIP OVER THE RADIO WAVES. WE WILL MISS YOU! FROM ALL THE OPERATORS AT "COAST GUARD MELBOURNE" '
User: Australian Volunteer Coast Guard, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 29 Jun 2002
References: Melbourne MCS (Melbourne Maritime Coastal Service) accessed 13 March 2012 http://coastradio.info/vim.html

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