View over ANZAC Square from the Shrine of Remembrance on Ann Street, Brisbane

De Gruchy, Graham Francis. View over ANZAC Square from the Shrine of Remembrance on Ann Street, Brisbane.

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Title View over ANZAC Square from the Shrine of Remembrance on Ann Street, Brisbane
Alternative Title ANZAC Square, Brisbane
Abstract/Summary View of ANZAC Square looking towards Adelaide Street with C.M.L. Building, AMP place, Post Office Square and Arcade, Brisbane General Post Office building and Capital Centre in the background.
Date of construction 1930
Date photo taken 1985
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Architect De Gruchy, Graham Francis
Photographer De Gruchy, Graham Francis
Location Brisbane City
Queensland
Open Access Status Other
Category Recreation and sports
Monuments & memorials
Subcategory Town & city squares
War memorials
Period Inter war (1915-1940)
Condition Original
Building Materials Paving
Stone
Sandstone
Architectural Features Sandstone paving
Sculptures
Seats
Stone steps
Surrounding Features Bottle trees
Palm trees
Footpaths
Gardens
Rotundas
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Graham Francis De Gruchy.
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 G2013

Document type: Digilib Image
Collections: UQ Library - Digitised Materials - open access
Brisbane City
 
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