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Government House, 1885 - 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3087D/10

Scope and Contents

198 x 147 mm. A view of the State Governor’s residence in the Domain, a building Italianate in style, with a square tower on one corner of the main building, and reputed to be derived from Osborne House in the Isle of Wight. The building was designed in the Public Works Office when W.W. Wardell was in charge, and was built between 1872-1876.


  • Creation: 1885 - 1901


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition.

Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2016-03-16 09:31:37+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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