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Queen Street, Brisbane-from Albert Street., 1886

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3085E/24

Scope and Contents

235 x 185 mm. A view of the street showing numerous pony traps and a stage coach on the right. This end of the street shows the tram lines, with a horse-drawn tram at the crown of the hill. Queen Street was the first thoroughfare in Brisbane to have tramways; the work was started in January 1885 and opened for general on traffic 12th August.


  • Creation: 1886

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

fair condition

Finding aid date

2015-05-22 15:04:37+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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