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Photograph - Looking north along the west side of Main Road through the shopping centre, Eltham, February 1968

From the Collection of Eltham District Historical Society Inc 728 Main Rd Eltham Victoria

Description
Black and white photograph
Size
8 x 13 cm
Object Registration
02143-26
Keywords
duplication, eltham, main road, carparks, railway station, post office, shopping centre
Historical information
Shows the pedestrian crossing to the Railway Station and car parking.
When Made
Feb 1968
Significance
In February 1968 an unknown person took a series of photos from the Eltham Hotel at Pitt Street heading north along Main Road through the shopping centre to just north of Elsa Court covering the length of the section of Main Road which was duplicated shortly thereafter. Shows the condition and environment of the streesscape of Main Road, Eltham immediately prior to the duplication between Pitt Street and Elsa Court through the shopping centre. Also shows a number of shops and businesses that operated at that time.
Last updated
13 Feb 2018 at 11:42AM