Photograph - Briar Hill - New road bridge under construction over railway line at junction of Sherbourne and Para Roads, 1971.
From the Collection of Eltham District Historical Society Inc 728 Main Rd Eltham Victoria
- Digital image
- sepp, shire of eltham pioneers photograph collection, montmorency, briar hill, bridge, para road, railway bridge, railway line, road construction, sherbourne road
- Source: Shire of Eltham
New bridge in foreground. Old bridge in background before demolition.
- This photo forms part of a collection of photographs gathered by the Shire of Eltham for their centenary project book,"Pioneers and Painters: 100 years of the Shire of Eltham" by Alan Marshall (1971). The collection of over 500 images is held in partnership between Eltham District Historical Society and Yarra Plenty Regional Library (Eltham Library) and is now formally known as the 'The Shire of Eltham Pioneers Photograph Collection.'
It is significant in being the first community sourced collection representing the places and people of the Shire's first one hundred years.
- 24 Jan 2018 at 11:53PM