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Series of photographs taken by Sydney Richardson when he was building roads in the Woollahra Municipality in the 1920's.

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PF004625
Local History   Double Bay . Not for Loan .  
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Title Series of photographs taken by Sydney Richardson when he was building roads in the Woollahra Municipality in the 1920's. [picture].
Publisher/Date 1920's.
Pagination etc. 12 photographs : b&w ; 16 x 23 cm.
Location of original PF004625
Copyright Copyright held by donor. Copying for research purposes is permitted with appropriate acknowledgement.
History Metal hoppers for road building materials were built at Lyne Park by State Metal Quarries in 1917. Aveling and Porter 4 ton steam wagons were loaded at the site and in 1920 five such wagons were included in Council's plant. The Woollahra Council Annual Report for 1920 noted that both Benelong Crescent and Birriga Road had been 'tar-painted and top-dressed' during that year.
Subject Lyne Park (Rose Bay, N.S.W.) Photographs.
-- Photographs
-- Photographs
Roads -- Maintence and repair -- New South Wales -- Woollahra -- Photographs
-- Photographs.
Added Author Richardson, Sydney 1890 - 1935
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