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Photograph - Digital image - Janefield Precinct: Basalt Rubble

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Victoria

Description
Digital colour photograph.
Object Registration
2676
Historical information
Janefield Precinct: Basalt rubble. The remains of this site are between Greensborough and Janefield. A RAAF Hygiene Training Camp was located on the Plenty River, just south of the Janefield community. It was in use from 1944 to 1946. The Camp was constructed from salvaged materials. Instruction included building and maintenance of grease traps, latrines, elementary plumbing and carpentry.
When Made
27/11/2014
Made By
Marilyn Smith, Norm Colvin
Significance
Early remains of a WW2 training camp
Last updated
7 Jun 2017 at 12:08PM