Melbourne

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This kind of housing once dominated inner-city suburbs like Fitzroy, Collingwood and Richmond.

Melbourne’s forgotten inner-city slums

IT’S been over thirty years since many of Melbourne’s inner-city slums were torn down.

Bourke Street in Melbourne, Australia (c. 1858)

What Did Melbourne, Australia Look Like in 1858? | Cool Old Photos

This beautiful old photo is from 1858, showing Bourke Street in Melbourne, Australia. Bourke Street in Melbourne, Australia (c. 1858) Source: State Library Victoria

Melbourne history in colour - SkyscraperCity

Melbourne history in colour

Lets do one for Melbourne. Sadly, some dates are inaccurate especially ones from the NLA stating most of their shots from 1945 :bash: ICI House...

Swanston St,Melbourne in 1924. Note the scaffolding on St Paul's,the Spires are under construction.

Swanston St,Melbourne in 1924. Note the scaffolding on St Paul's,the Spires are under construction.

Digital Photograph - View from 'Willis Vale', Greensborough, circa 1902

Digital Photograph - View from 'Willis Vale', Greensborough, Victoria, circa 1902

View looking south from the Partington family property 'Willis Vale' at Greensborough. The property was situated on a hill sloping down to the Plenty River. On a portion of the property was the orchard leased by Robert Whatmough for his nursery business. In the foreground are members of the Partington Family who lived in the main house. The orchard is directly behind them and follows the white ...