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Object - Victorian Railways Blind Person's Permit 1981

From the Collection of Vision Australia 454 Glenferrie Road Kooyong Victoria

1 rectangular travel pass with red cloth cover and black text
H100 x W50 x D4 mm
Object Registration
b/c 1011356, L4573/32-2, 9336
Historical information
The travel pass was used by Victorian Railways to ascertain that the bearer was indeed a blind person and entitled to free travel. This example was numbered 1741 and was issued in the name of Mr N.L. Walker. It outlines that the pass is used by a blind person for free travel on suburban journeys and half price fares on country or intersystem journeys.
When Made
Last updated
30 Jan 2019 at 1:14PM