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Sydney Harbour Bridge

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March The Sydney Harbour Bridge turned 82 years old! This photo shows a dogman - a person who directs the operation of a crane by riding on the lifted object - during construction of the bridge. Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Area, Australian Photography, Urban Photography, Vintage Photography, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Australia Day

18th March 2014. Sydney Harbour Bridge turned 82 years old..Happy Birthday "Coat Hanger" A dogman (a person who directs the operation of a crane by riding on the lifted object) during construction of the bridge.

Construction of Sydney Harbour Bridge main bearing, 1927 by Powerhouse Museum Collection. Sydney Map, Sydney City, Harbor Bridge, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Civil Engineering, Bridge Engineering, Arte Horror, Historical Images, Historical Architecture

Sydney Harbour Bridge construction

This series of photographs was commissioned by the Department of Public Works. As a group they document the construction of the Sydney City Underground Railway and the Sydney Harbour Bridge between 1922 and 1932. Building a bridge to link the city of Sydney with the North Shore was first suggested by Francis Greenway in 1825, however it would be nearly 100 years before the first competitive designs and tenders were finally accepted. In 1921 tenders were finally called and Chief Engineer John…

Looking north over the toll booths on the Sydney Harbour Bridge during morning peak hour in 1972 Aussie Australia, Sydney Australia, Australia 2017, Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos

Looking north over the toll booths on the Sydney Harbour Bridge during morning peak hour in 1972. v@e.

Sydney Harbour Bridge under construction - southern approach (Sydney city side). This is a bit earlier than Phryne's visit, but it shows the surrounding area really well. Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Harbor Bridge, Old Pictures, Old Photos, The Rocks Sydney, Sydney New South Wales, Arch Bridge, Famous Landmarks

Sydney Harbour Bridge under construction

Southern approach (from the Sydney Harbour Bridge Albums) Dated: Digital ID: 12685_a007_a00704_8728000157r Rights: www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.

A familiar sight to anyone who knows the Sydney skyline, the Sydney Harbour Bridge sits in the Sydney Harbour and welcomes thousands of visitors each year. Sydney Skyline, Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Harbor Bridge, Sydney Australia, Australia Travel, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Aboriginal History

First Train on Sydney Harbour Bridge

First Train on Bridge [from the Sydney Harbour Bridge photo albums] Dated: 19/1/1932 Digital ID: 12685_a007_a00704_8733000131r Rights: www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos/documents. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.

Building the Sydney Harbour Bridge - Bank Street looking towards Bay Road Dated: 22 May 1924 Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, The Rocks Sydney, Van Diemen's Land, Aboriginal History, Arch Bridge, Largest Countries, Street Look, Historical Pictures

Looking towards Bay Road, Sydney

Cutting. Bank Street looking towards Bay Road (from the Sydney Harbour Bridge photo albums) Dated: 22 May 1924 Digital ID: 12685_a007_a00704_8722000092r Rights: No known copyright restrictions www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos/documents. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.

Trains on the Harbour Bridge, 1932 Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Harbor Bridge, Heroic Age, Sydney New South Wales, Bridge Construction, Railroad Bridge, Arch Bridge, Historical Pictures

To Make a Bridge. Where did the granite of the Sydney Harbour Bridge come from? | Page 2 | Traces Magazine

In 1924, John Gilmore and his young family came to Australia from Scotland to partake in the flurry of industry surrounding the construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. He became quarry manager in…

Aerial photo of the construction of the northern approach to the Sydney Harbour Bridge.The original railway alignment and construction work on the realignment for extension across the bridge can both be seen. State Records of NSW. War Photography, Types Of Photography, Landscape Photography, Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Great Photos, Old Photos, Aboriginal History, Historical Images

Construction work - Sydney Harbour Bridge

Northern Approach Dated: No date Digital ID: 12685_a007_a00704_8728000155r Rights: www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.

Harbour Bridge with first electric train before official opening, Sydney Harbour Bridge Celebrations, 1932 / photographed by Hall & Co Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Harbor Bridge, Sydney Australia, Australia Travel, Great Photos, Old Photos, Federation Of Australia, Australian Photography

Harbour Bridge with first electric train before official opening, Sydney Harbour Bridge Celebrations, 1932 / photographed by Hall & Co

Format: Film photonegative (copied from original nitrate photonegative) Notes: First electric train across Sydney Harbour Bridge with the Royal Arms on the front before official opening From the collections of the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au Information about photographic collections of the State Library of New South Wales: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/SimpleSearch.aspx Persistent url: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=61731

Posts about Vintage Australian photos written by Jane Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Australia, Australia Travel, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Sydney Ferries, Australian Photography, Ferry Boat

Vintage Australian photos – jane sleeps here

Posts about Vintage Australian photos written by Jane

This series contains 14 albums of photographs documenting the construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge from the turning of the first sod to the final steps of construction, the official opening and the early use of the bridge by the public. Sydney City, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Over The Bridge, Arch Bridge, Historical Images, Cool Countries, Built Environment, Sydney Australia, Old Photos

Mrs J.J.C. Bradfield, Sydney Harbour Bridge

Title: Mrs J.J.C. Bradfield Dated: 23/01/1931 Digital ID: 12685_a007_a00704_8731000074r Rights: No known copyright restrictions www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos/documents. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.