View of ANZAC Square Shrine of Remembrance taken from Grand Central Hotel on Ann Street, Brisbane

Keniger, Michael, 1947-. View of ANZAC Square Shrine of Remembrance taken from Grand Central Hotel on Ann Street, Brisbane.

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Title View of ANZAC Square Shrine of Remembrance taken from Grand Central Hotel on Ann Street, Brisbane
Alternative Title ANZAC Square, Brisbane
Abstract/Summary The shrine sits above the ANZAC Square gardens, which are flanked by the State Government Offices and Commonwealth Government Offices on the south and north.
Date of construction 1930
Date photo taken 1978
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Architect Buchanan and Cowper
Photographer Keniger, Michael, 1947-
Location Brisbane City
Queensland
Open Access Status Other
Category Monuments & memorials
Subcategory War memorials
Period Inter war (1915-1940)
Style Academic classical
Condition Original
Structural Systems & Elements Masonry construction
Building Materials Sandstone
Granite
Architectural Features Columns
Colonnades
Cast iron balustrades
Entablatures
Urns
Forecourts
Interior Features Crypts
Surrounding Features Ponds
Palm trees
Bottle trees
Seats
Footpaths
Gardens
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger.
References Queensland Government. "Anzac Square." Queensland Heritage Register. Last updated 22 October 2012. https://www.derm.qld.gov.au/chimsi/placeDetail.html?siteId=14837.
Additional Notes "From a small stone wall edged by formal gardens on Adelaide Street, three paths, separated by lawns and mature trees, converge on a large elevated Shrine at Ann Street. These paths represent the three branches of the armed forces, Army, Navy and Air Force." Brisbane E2013

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Collections: UQ Library - Digitised Materials - open access
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