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Pictures of Australia from 1898 Australian Photography, Farm Activities, Vintage Farm, Horse Drawn, Old Buildings, Old Photos, Transportation, Old Things, Horses
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Pictures of Australia from 1898

Pictures of Australia from 1898

The Limits of Animal Powered Transportation: Table Top Wool Wagons Big Country, Country Life, Natural Wood Furniture, Old Wagons, Sheep Farm, Train Stations, Vintage Farm, Large Animals, Basset Hound

The Limits of Animal Powered Transportation: Table Top Wool Wagons

The Table Top Wool Wagon is among the largest animal-drawn road vehicles ever built. It was a unique Australian invention, built to transport wool from sheep farms to train stations and harbours. As many as forty bullocks, or thirty horses, pulled the vehicles over distances of up to 1600 km. Table Top Wool Wagons (also known as "jinkers" or "ships of the desert") appeared at the end of the nineteenth century and remained in use until the (continues on page)

Australia, 10 camels pulling a wagon full of much needed water in the Australian Outback during construction of the railway. Work In Australia, South Australia, Western Australia, Camelus, Aboriginal History, Work With Animals, Historical Photos, Old Photos, Touring

Australian Camels, Old Historic Photos

Australia, 10 camels pulling a wagon full of much needed water in the Australian Outback during construction of the railway.

1906 Australia, Camel Ridding Far North, South Australia. Work In Australia, South Australia, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Camelus, Penal Colony, Work With Animals, North South, Historical Photos

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There are some wonderful old pictures here of camels being used in the outback from around 1900.

TIL That Afghans ''cameleers'' in 1800 helped Australia shape its outback. These cameleers opened the outback helped with the construction of the Overland Telegraph Line and Railways supplied stations with its goods and services. With little recognition. Australia Photos, South Australia, Western Australia, Australia 2018, First Fleet, Camels, Historical Photos, Old Photos, Vintage

Australia's Afghan cameleers - Australian Geographic

Thousands of Afghani and Pakistani cameleers played an important role in shaping the Australian outback.

Voyages of Matthew Flinders. He sailed on the ship Investigator. First Fleet, Penal Colony, Aboriginal History, Coast Australia, School Themes, South Pacific, Family History, Free Ebooks, Maps

Matthew Flinders

Matthew Flinders

Postcard featuring black and white image of man wearing turban, seated on camel, made circa 1900 - Old Photos, Vintage Photos, The Wonderful Country, Adelaide South Australia, Work In Australia, Australian Vintage, Camels, Good Old, Afghanistan
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Postcard - 'Afghan Camel Rider, South Australia', South Australia, 1900-1920

Postcard featuring black and white image of man wearing turban, seated on camel, made circa 1900 - 1920.

The Kelly house at Eleven Mile Creek (Greta) Australian Bush, Australian Homes, Wattle And Daub, Ned Kelly, Natural Homes, Australian Architecture, Old Farm Houses, House Drawing, Victoria Australia

Suicide of Ned Kelly's Niece - Twisted History | Limelight Tours

On this day ………… 11th February 1897 An inquest was held at Greta, near Benalla, to ascertain the cause of the death of Ellen Skillion, 22 years of age, a niece of the notorious bushranger, Ned Kelly. A verdict that the deceased committed suicide by drowning was returned. The deceased was a daughter of the […]

Shipping at Port Adelaide Cancun Hotels, Beach Hotels, Beach Resorts, South Australia, Australia Travel, Beach Trip, Hawaii Beach, Oahu Hawaii, Fleet Of Ships
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Shipping at Port Adelaide

Shipping at Port Adelaide in the 1870's with the brig 'Emily'.

looks like south australia. ships waiting for wheat. Merchant Navy, Newcastle Nsw, Old Port, Boat Stuff, Ship Art, Model Ships, Tall Ships, Water Crafts, Old Photos
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[Tall Ships at Stockton NSW, n.d.]

Source: livinghistories.newcastle.edu.au/nodes/view/41689 This image was scanned from the original glass negative taken by Ralph Snowball. It is part of the Norm Barney Photographic Collection, held by Cultural Collections at the University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia. This image can be used for study and personal research purposes. If you wish to reproduce this image for any other purpose you must obtain permission by contacting the University of Newcastle's Cultural Collections. If you…

Postcard of the wreck of the Adolphe, Stockton, NSW, [n. Newcastle Town, Newcastle Beach, Australian Road Trip, Old Sailing Ships, Abandoned Ships, Bonnie N Clyde, Set Sail, Shipwreck, Life Is Hard
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Postcard of the wreck of the Adolphe, Stockton, NSW, [n.d.]

Scan of a postcard of the Adolphe. The postcard was kindly loaned to the University of Newcastle by Robert McLardy. The original document is held in a private collection. This publication is not available for viewing at Cultural Collections Reading Room, and no higher resolution images are available.

15 Pictures and History of Sailing Ships 15 Pictures and History of Sailing Ships & vintagetopia The post 15 Pictures and History of Sailing Ships appeared first on Lynne Seawell& World. Hunter Street, Lost Pictures, Old Sailing Ships, Newcastle Nsw, Herzog, Baltic Sea, Tall Ships, Historical Society, Old Photos
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Nineteen Windjammers, Stockton, NSW, Australia, 1912.

Taken by Newcastle Morning Herald photographer from Newcastle Wharf. This image was scanned from a photograph in the Newcastle and Hunter District Historical Society archives which are held by Cultural Collections at the University of Newcastle, Australia. If you have any information about this photograph, please contact us. Please contact us if you are the subject of the image, or know the subject of the image, and have cultural or other reservations about the image being displayed on this…

Sailing ships at Stockton Wharves, Newcastle, New South Wales, circa 1895 Australian National Maritime Museum William Hall Collection Object number Old Sailing Ships, Vintage Boats, Retro Vintage, Merchant Navy, Naval, Set Sail, Model Ships, Tall Ships, Water Crafts
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Sailing ships at Stockton Wharves, Newcastle, New South Wales

This photo is part of the Australian National Maritime Museum’s William J Hall collection. The Hall collection combines photographs from both William J Hall and his father William F Hall. The images provide an important pictorial record of recreational boating in Sydney Harbour, from the 1890s to the 1930s – from large racing and cruising yachts, to the many and varied skiffs jostling on the harbour, to the new phenomenon of motor boating in the early twentieth century. The collection also…

Marcel Vanderkindere’s image of a summer lounge in Belgium in history A Look Inside Victorian Homes in the Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Victorian Pictures, Rare Photos, Victorian Interiors
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A Look Inside Victorian Homes in the 1800s

Within an 1880s home. You can discern from the gun, rug, and also the antlers that this belongs to a hunting family.

From the Dorman Long collection, documenting the building of The George V or Tyne Bridge between 1925 and a great example of industrial photography. Rare Photos, Old Photos, Gateshead Millennium Bridge, Blaydon Races, Newcastle Gateshead, Bridge Construction, Somewhere In Time, North East England, Industrial Photography
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Lincoln Memorial, 1914-22.

43 Remarkable Photos Of Famous Things Being Built

WOW Creative black and white city photography Photography Essentials, City Photography, Vintage Photography, Photography Ideas, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Newcastle Gateshead, Newcastle England, Black And White City
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Harry Morrison - Amber Collection

Photographs of Tyneside (in particular of the Tyne and the Quayside), Northumberland and elsewhere, taken between 1948 and 1956.