Tower, Criterion Hotel, Rockhampton

Keniger, Michael 1947-. Tower, Criterion Hotel, Rockhampton.

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Title Tower, Criterion Hotel, Rockhampton
Abstract/Summary Detail view of tower to hotel.
Date of construction 1888-1889
Date photo taken 1979
Date scanned 2006-09-06
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Flint, James
Photographer Keniger, Michael 1947-
Location Rockhampton, Queensland
Category Commercial buildings
Subcategory Hotels
Lookout towers
Period Victorian (1840-1890)
Structural Systems & Elements Masonry construction
Building Materials Rendered brick
Corrugated metal roofing
Architectural Features Three-storey
Window awnings
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger.
Additional Notes Rockhampton is situated on Queensland’s largest river, the Fitzroy, 633 kilometres north of Brisbane and just above the Tropic of Capricorn. Founded in 1858, a mini gold rush at Canoona - 48kms to the north - accelerated the establishment of the city. The city has retained a large number of heritage buildings, particularly within the Quay Street heritage precinct. While Rockhampton is largely known for its beef cattle industry, other primary industries in the region include agriculture and mining.

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