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Eltham District Historical Society Inc Eltham, Victoria

Our Society encourages interest in the local history of the Eltham district in Victoria, Australia

Society activities include a regular program of heritage walks, meetings, workshops on preservation of historical records and memorabilia, as well as provision of displays, presentations and information on related matters

Visitors and new members are always welcome

History is not the stories told by others but the stories told by us

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PO Box 137 Eltham Victoria 3095 (map)
phone
+61 0409 021 063

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Opening Hours

By appointment only; contact [email protected]

Location

728 Main Rd Eltham Victoria

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The Eltham District Historical Society currently holds material relating to the former Shire of Eltham, the boundaries of which now overlap with other local Historical Societies. The Society will collect research material (and in some cases items of historical significance) relating to the Eltham District (Eltham, Eltham North, Research, Kangaroo Ground, Montmorency, Briar Hill and Lower Plenty) but may also include material pertinent to the history of Victoria where relevant to the understanding of our local history including pre-European settlement. Themes included cover:

Local people
Domestic life
Working life
Education
Recreation, economic and social conditions
Art and culture
Births, deaths and marriages
Cemeteries
Townships, urban and rural development
Built environment
Natural environment
Local government
Local industry, services and transport
Monuments
Community groups and organisations

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Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 8 August 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 8 August 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

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Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 5 August 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 5 August 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

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Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 5 August 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 5 August 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

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Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 30 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 28 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 28 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 28 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 28 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 28 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 28 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, Concrete pump truck, 28 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, Concrete pump truck, 28 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

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Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 23 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 23 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 23 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, South Abutment, 23 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 23 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Looking northeast along Main Road, Lower Plenty near No. 122 during road widening works, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Looking northeast along Main Road, Lower Plenty near No. 122 during road widening works, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Lower Plenty Road works to widen

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Road works to widen and duplicate Main Road at Lower Plenty from top of hill near Grand Boulevard, Montmorency to shire border at Lower Plenty bridge

Slide - Looking southwest along Main Road, Lower Plenty near No. 167 during road widening works, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Looking southwest along Main Road, Lower Plenty near No. 167 during road widening works, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Lower Plenty Road works to widen

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

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Road works to widen and duplicate Main Road at Lower Plenty from top of hill near Grand Boulevard, Montmorency to shire border at Lower Plenty bridge

Slide - Looking southwest along Main Road, Lower Plenty near No. 169 during road widening works, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Looking southwest along Main Road, Lower Plenty near No. 169 during road widening works, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Lower Plenty Road works to widen

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

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Road works to widen and duplicate Main Road at Lower Plenty from top of hill near Grand Boulevard, Montmorency to shire border at Lower Plenty bridge

Slide - Looking east along Main Road, Lower Plenty near No. 184 during road widening works, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Looking east along Main Road, Lower Plenty near No. 184 during road widening works, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Lower Plenty Road works to widen

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Road works to widen and duplicate Main Road at Lower Plenty from top of hill near Grand Boulevard, Montmorency to shire border at Lower Plenty bridge

Slide - Looking southwest across to 184 Main Road, Lower Plenty during road widening works, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Looking southwest across to 184 Main Road, Lower Plenty during road widening works, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Lower Plenty Road works to widen

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Road works to widen and duplicate Main Road at Lower Plenty from top of hill near Grand Boulevard, Montmorency to shire border at Lower Plenty bridge

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.

Slide - Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970

Eltham District Historical Society Inc, Eltham

Eltham District Historical Society Inc Slide Sherbourne Road overpass, Briar Hill, North Abutment, 20 July 1970 35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue) Briar Hill Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway

35 mm colour positive transparency Mount - Agfacolor Service (Blue)

Historical information

Construction of new realigned Sherbourne Road railway overpass following realignment construction works for intersection of Sherbourne Road and Para Road.