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Photograph - Home Of Francis Matthew Child

From the Collection of Mt Dandenong & District Historical Society Inc. Farndons Community Hall 42 Falls Road Mt Dandenong Victoria

Description
Black and white photograph showing the homestead of Francis Matthew Child.This photograph has a detailed inscription on the back handwritten by John Lundy-Clarke.
Size
9X12.5
Object Registration
KAL0142
Keywords
homestead, francis matthew child, sawmill, child's sawmill
Historical information
The homestead of Francis Matthew Child taken from the forest area downstream of Child Bros. Sawmill.
When Made
c1910
Inscriptions & Markings
Francis Matthews home on Crown Allotment “E” taken from the forest edge of Harry Child miners lease on which he had his mill. Mill was upstream to the left. The trees in the background were on Hand’s selection “F” and beyond them was the summit of Mt Kalorama.
Last updated
9 Jun 2018 at 1:10PM