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View from Near the Gaol, 1873

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085B/4

Scope and Contents

227 x 175 mm. A view looking towards the centre of Brisbane with the Parliament houses visible in the distance. Taken from what is now Paddington from a hill overlooking the river. Partially obscured by trees, the Victoria Bridge can be seen under construction.


  • Creation: 1873


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, slight fading.


John Watson and Co

Finding aid date

2012-08-09 11:00:48+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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