Collins St. City Melbourne c. 1960s (Victoria Australia).   This pic was taken just before I arrived in Aussie B.L.

City Melbourne c. I worked there at The Institute of Archaeology, 174 Collins Street - next to the Baptist Church.

The last photos of Ned Kelly were taken by the official Melbourne Gaol photographer, Charles Nettleton on November 10, 1880, the day before Ned’s execution. In this full-length study, Ned holds the cord attached to his leg irons to disguise the withering of his wounded left arm and rests a fist on his hip to mask a crippled hand.

~ The last photos of Ned Kelly were taken by the official Melbourne Gaol photographer, Charles Nettleton on November the day before Ned’s execution. In this full-length study, Ned holds the cord attached to his leg irons to disguise the witherin

When Southbank was just South Melbourne -  iconic lolly (sweets, candy) manufacturer now demolished-see pin 'waterfront spectacular' book. Big shopping, entertaining (restaurants, casino etc) precinct.

When Southbank was just South Melbourne - iconic lolly (sweets, candy) manufacturer now demolished-see pin 'waterfront spectacular' book. Big shopping, entertaining (restaurants, casino etc) precinct.

Red rattler, very old Melbourne Trains ~ One of a few train holding yards around the City. Melbourne history in colour - #Australia. Circa late 1970's

Red rattler, very old Melbourne Trains ~ One of a few train holding yards around the City. Melbourne history in colour - Circa late

The first escalator in Melbourne was installed in the Manchester Unity Building opening in 1932,

HISTORY: the Manchester Unity building, on the corner of Collins and Swanston Streets (opened was the first in Victoria to have escalators,.providing access to the basement and the first floor directly from the main arcade entrance at Swanston Street

A train passes through flood waters under Chapel Street, South Yarra, in January 1907. The Imperial Hotel, seen on the left, is still in operation, on the corner of Palermo Street.

‘The Effect of Storm. Train passing through Flood Waters, South Yarra, Photographer: R. State Library of Victoria Image

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