BRISBANE OF OLD

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Trades Hall, George Street, Brisbane, ca - you can see the statue that was once on the left side (as shown in the other photo I have pinned, dated has been moved to its present location of Anzac Square Brisbane Queensland, Brisbane City, Queensland Australia, Melbourne, Sydney, Gone Days, Sunshine State, Interesting History, Get A Life

The 2nd Trades Hall Building, intersection of Edward and Turbot St (next to Jacob's Ladder), Brisbane, ca 1948 - Note the advert on top of the building for Trittons in George St. The statue that was once on the left side (as shown in the other photo I have pinned, dated 1928), has been moved to its present location of Anzac Square. Demolished in 1984

Toll-gate at the Kangaroo Point end of the Story Bridge,Brisbane in Queensland in the 🇭🇲 Brisbane River, Brisbane Gold Coast, Brisbane Queensland, Queensland Australia, Aussie Australia, Bridge Construction, Local History, Old Photos, Vintage Photos

Pictures of Australia from 1940

Toll-gate at the Kangaroo Point end of the Story Bridge, Brisbane, 1940 - View of a car approaching the toll-gate at the Kangaroo Point end of the Story Bridge. When the Story Bridge first opened in 1940 the toll charge for motor cars carrying not more than seven passengers was 6d. Other charges ranged from 1d for bicycles to 1/6 for heavy vehicles.

Air Raid Shelters, Ann Street, Brisbane, c 1945 Brisbane Gold Coast, Aboriginal History, Brisbane Cbd, Air Raid, Victoria Australia, Interesting History, Historical Photos, Digital Image, Old Photos

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Air Raid Shelters, Ann Street, Brisbane, c 1945

Early view of Brisbane, ca. 1866 - View of the township of Brisbane, Queensland, around Street in foreground identified as George Street. Brisbane River runs through centre of image. Brisbane River, Brisbane Gold Coast, Brisbane Cbd, Brisbane Queensland, Queensland Australia, Western Australia, City Of Adelaide, Ocean Photography, Photography Tips

Pictures of Australia from 1866

Early view of Brisbane, ca. 1866 - View of the township of Brisbane, Queensland, around 1866. Street in foreground identified as George Street. Brisbane River runs through centre of image.

1826 Brisbane Edward St going down hill Brisbane River, Brisbane Gold Coast, Brisbane Cbd, Brisbane Queensland, Adelaide Street, Family Tree Research, Immigration Canada, Normal School, Australia

Pictures of Australia from 1862

This view of Brisbane in 1862 shows the area around the old Women's Factory Prison. The prison is the building behind the partly completed Normal School. Brisbane's present GPO building was erected near the site of the prison. On the right of the prison is St Stephen's Church, still standing. Edward Street can be seen running down the hill. Queen and Adelaide Streets can also be clearly seen.

Aerial view of the Brisbane central business district showing Victoria Bridge, the Brisbane River and the City Hall, c 1934 Brisbane River, Brisbane Gold Coast, Brisbane Queensland, Queensland Australia, Central Business District, Sunshine State, Life Photo, Aerial View, Urban Design

Aerial view of the Brisbane central business district showing Victoria Bridge and the Brisbane River, c 1934

Queensland State Archives Digital Image ID 190

Brisbane General Strike, Albert Square, The strike began on 18 January 1912 when mem. Brisbane Queensland, Brisbane City, Queensland Australia, Melbourne, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, General Strike, Australian Continent, Vintage Architecture

Never before seen photographs of 'Lost Brisbane' over past 150 years

Published in a new book, titled Lost Brisbane and surrounding areas 1860-1960, the captivating scenes of never-before-seen photographs of Brisbane uncovers the forgotten moments in time.