Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Creek and Eagle Streets; and the AUSN Wharf [Australasian United Steam Navigation Company] at Mary Street, Brisbane, Feb 1893

(1893). Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Creek and Eagle Streets; and the AUSN Wharf [Australasian United Steam Navigation Company] at Mary Street, Brisbane, Feb 1893.

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Title Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Creek and Eagle Streets; and the AUSN Wharf [Australasian United Steam Navigation Company] at Mary Street, 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; 2 photographs, sepia; 26 x 33 cm.
Source Photographs : Brisbane floods 1893, F3284, page 15
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
Creek Street (Brisbane, Qld.)
Eagle Street (Brisbane, Qld.)
Mary Street (Brisbane, Qld.)
Geographic co-ordinates

153.027052,-27.465880 153.032695,-27.465880 153.032695,-27.470772 153.027052,-27.470772 153.027052,-27.465880

Additional Notes Photograph 21: Caotuib reads 'Creek and Eagle Streets'. Water level almost to top of lamp posts.
Photograph 22: Caption reads 'A.U.S.N. Wharf'. In foreground two row boats with men, in background SS Corea. Signs on buildings include 'Adelaide Milling Compyany Ltd., and 'A.U.S.N. Company'.

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