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black and white photograph

From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria

Description
A black / white photograph on a black buff card. It shows men working with picks and shovels to construct a pass. There is a horse and cart in the foreground.
Size
H-199mm W-246mm
Object Registration
1028
Keywords
road-construction railway-construction civil-engineering
Historical information
There is no information with this photograph. It could be associated with the construction of the East Gippsland Railway.
When Made
early 20th century
Significance
This is a pictorial record of construction work in the early 20th century. It shows the use of hand tools and horse and cart transport.
Last updated
10 Jan 2019 at 5:07PM