Quarrying of stones for construction of the University of Queensland buildings, Wright's Sandstone Quarry, Helidon, [c1939 to ?]

(1939). Quarrying of stones for construction of the University of Queensland buildings, Wright's Sandstone Quarry, Helidon, [c1939 to ?].

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Title Quarrying of stones for construction of the University of Queensland buildings, Wright's Sandstone Quarry, Helidon, [c1939 to ?]
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1939
Year available 2010
Series Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection, UQFL466
Type image/tiff
Original Format Photographs; sepia.
Source Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection, UQFL466, Box 3, AC/P/1
Rights Copyright expired
Formatted Abstract/Summary
Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection, UQFL466 consist of approximately 1100 photographs relating to the University of Queensland.
Photographs have been arranged in the following series:
• AA: University of Queensland site at George Street
• AB: St Lucia site before the establishment of the University of Queensland
• AC: Buildings and grounds of the University of Queensland
• AD: University of Queensland St Lucia campus buildings other than Great Court
• AE: University of Queensland Non St Lucia Campus Buildings
• AF: University of Queensland grounds
• AG: University of Queensland Library
• AH: University of Queensland ceremonies
• AI: Research, teaching, business, cultural and support facilities of the University of Queensland
• AJ: University of Queensland students
• AK: University of Queensland Alumni (including ceremonies)
• AL: Staff, benefactors and official associates of the University of Queensland
• AM: University of Queensland sports
• AP: University of Queensland honour boards, plaques, etc.
Keyword University of Queensland -- History
University of Queensland -- Buildings
Quarries and quarrying -- Queensland
Sandstone -- Queensland -- Helidon
Sandstone
Helidon (Qld.)
Geographic co-ordinates

152.166439,-27.480431 152.092908,-27.480431 152.092908,-27.573813 152.166439,-27.573813 152.166439,-27.480431

Additional Notes In 1939 the State Quarry at Helidon and the privately owned Wright's Quarry were chosen to supply stone for the construction of buildings at The University of Queensland. (Information from East, J. W. (2014). No mean plans: designing the Great Court at the University of Queensland. Brisbane: John W. East)

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