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Albumen print photograph of St Patrick's Cathedral, Melbourne, under construction during the 1870s. Charles Nettleton is likely to have been the photographer

Albumen print photograph of St Patrick's Cathedral, Melbourne, under construction during the 1870s. Charles Nettleton is likely to have been the photographer

Crowded intersection outside Flinders Street and Princes Bridge Stations, Melbourne, c1915.

Crowded intersection outside Flinders Street and Princes Bridge Stations, Melbourne, c1915.

Old Flinders Street Station Melbourne Vic. Australia. (no date given, but pre 1900 when work on now station began)

Old Flinders Street Station Melbourne Vic. Australia. (no date given, but pre 1900 when work on now station began)

Nepean Highway - South Road before Duplication

Nepean Highway - South Road before Duplication

Construction of Flinders Street Station 3/3.

Construction of Flinders Street Station 3/3.

Melbourne Town Hall with cable tram, corner of Swanston and Collins Streets, c1890. Photograph courtesy State Library Victoria / N.J. Caire.

Melbourne Town Hall with cable tram, corner of Swanston and Collins Streets, c1890. Photograph courtesy State Library Victoria / N.J. Caire.

Dairy farming, Gippsland | ca. 1900 Man standing with horse and cart carrying milk cans, undulating land behind them dotted with dead trees.

Dairy farming, Gippsland | ca. 1900 Man standing with horse and cart carrying milk cans, undulating land behind them dotted with dead trees.

Melbourne, Flinders Lane c1920. Amazing historical hand coloured photo of my home town. Love!

Melbourne, Flinders Lane c1920. Amazing historical hand coloured photo of my home town. Love!


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Olivers Hill - Frankston. Victoria

Olivers Hill - Frankston. Victoria

Melbourne Town Hall with cable tram, corner of Swanston and Collins Streets, c1890. Photograph courtesy State Library Victoria / N.J. Caire.

Melbourne Town Hall with cable tram, corner of Swanston and Collins Streets, c1890. Photograph courtesy State Library Victoria / N.J. Caire.

A great shot of the station back in the day.

A great shot of the station back in the day.

Flinders Street

Flinders Street

Georges Interior Melbourne, Victoria(Afternoon Tea upper level) c. 1940's

Georges Interior Melbourne, Victoria(Afternoon Tea upper level) c. 1940's

Rickett's Point, Beaumaris, 1936.

Rickett's Point, Beaumaris, 1936.

An entire forum dedicated to old photos of #Melbourne.

An entire forum dedicated to old photos of #Melbourne.

Melbourne Cricket Ground. Melbourne, Australia, 1878.

Melbourne Cricket Ground. Melbourne, Australia, 1878.

Bourke Street, 1920s.

Bourke Street, 1920s.

Flinders Street station, Melbourne, 1946 by National Archives of Australia, via Flickr

Flinders Street station, Melbourne, 1946 by National Archives of Australia, via Flickr

Flinders St station platforms with ramps. 1890

Flinders St station platforms with ramps. 1890

On Collins Street, Melbourne

On Collins Street, Melbourne

Bourke Street Melbourne, Australia - looking west  from Swanston Street, showing  south side of the street c.1880 albumen silver photograph La Trobe Picture Collection -  State Library of Victoria

Bourke Street Melbourne, Australia - looking west from Swanston Street, showing south side of the street c.1880 albumen silver photograph La Trobe Picture Collection - State Library of Victoria

Collins St Melbourne Australia 1950's. Love the frocks! (comment courtesy previous pinner )

Collins St Melbourne Australia 1950's. Love the frocks! (comment courtesy previous pinner )

George's department store, Collins St, c early 20th century

George's department store, Collins St, c early 20th century

View of the Shrine from Swanston St, Melbourne, 1930s

View of the Shrine from Swanston St, Melbourne, 1930s