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Bridge across Parramatta River, Sydney, 1885

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3086J/69

Scope and Contents

190 x 140 mm. A view of the white, iron road-bridge across the river, with two fishermen by the river in the foreground. The bridge, built in 1881, was on the 'Five Bridges Road' which made possible road connection between the City of Sydney and the north-side suburbs.


  • Creation: 1885

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, fading in from edges, and with some faded spots on print.

Related Materials

For more on the 'Five Bridges Road' see the note on Y3086J/32.



Finding aid date

2003-07-29 09:20:26+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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