River from the roof of Parliament House, Brisbane, Feb 1893

(1893). River from the roof of Parliament House, Brisbane, Feb 1893.

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Title River from the roof of Parliament House, Brisbane, Feb 1893
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1893-02
Year available 2015
Contributor Hurworth, Christopher, 1834–1898
Series Photographs : Brisbane floods 1893, F3284
Type image/tiff
Original Format Album; 1 photograph, sepia; 26 x 33 cm.
Source Photographs : Brisbane floods 1893, F3284, page 7
Rights Copyright expired
Formatted Abstract/Summary
The Photographs : Brisbane floods 1893 album contains 73 photographs mounted on boards in a blue album. Views include the city and suburbs of Brisbane, in the 1893 flood.

The album is inscribed inside with "C. Hurworth, Richmond, Bowen Hills, '93 Floods." Mr Christopher Hurworth (1834–1898), resided in his family home "Richmond" on the corner of William and George Streets, Bowen Hills. He was a former Head Master of Boys' State School, Fortitude Valley.
Keyword Floods -- Queensland -- Brisbane -- Pictorial work
Brisbane (Qld.) -- Pictorial works -- 19th century
Hurworth, Christopher, 1834–1898
Parliament House (Brisbane, Qld.)
Gardens Point (Brisbane, Qld.)
Kangaroo Point (Brisbane, Qld.)
Brisbane River (Qld.)
Geographic co-ordinates

153.022170,-27.474999 153.026805,-27.474999 153.026805,-27.478730 153.022170,-27.478730 153.022170,-27.474999

Additional Notes Photograph 7: Caption reads 'River from Parliament House'. View to the old Government House and Kangaroo Point cliffs across the swollen Brisbane river.

Document type: Image
Collections: Fryer Library
Curated collection: Brisbane Floods 1893
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Created: Fri, 27 Nov 2015, 09:03:02 EST by Ms Dulcie Stewart on behalf of Fryer Library