Historical information

Warrnambool had an active group of military volunteers prepared to defend the coast of Victoria.


This photograph is historically significant to Warrnambool's military history.

Physical description

Photograph, sepia, mounted on brown card, depicting Warrnambool Battery opening at Flagstaff Hill and a group of uniformed artillery men around the cannon. The background had the Lower Lighthouse. Inscription on back.

Inscriptions & markings

Handwritten text on back: "1887"