Historical information

A series of photos taken in the Otways circ. 1915 showing aspects of the logging operations
The actual logging operations are show including logging , transport and mill operations.
Also shown are views of the forest at that time including scenic attractions.
The life style of the workers is covered showing both the working and living environments.
The photos were taken by J W (Jack) McCleland on glass and copies were made available to the Winchelsea Historical Society by a descendant.


The collection shows the working and living environment of workers in the timber industry in the early 1900's

Physical description

Series of 70 photos from glass plates showing logging by Hendy & Sons near Mt Sabine and views of the Otways. Taken around 1915

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