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Three-masted ship at anchor in Neutral Bay, Sydney Harbour

Date: c 1890
Medium: Emulsion on glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Mr and Mrs Glassford
Object Name: Glass plate negative
Object No: ANMS1092[216]

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    A sign for Neutral Bay business Ashbury's Coal can be seen behind the vessel.
    SignificanceThe Hall photographic collection provides an important pictorial record of recreational boating in Sydney Harbour from the 1890s to the 1930s. The collection documents the lively sailing scene in Sydney during this period and features images of vessels ranging from large racing and cruising yachts to the great array of skiffs and the emerging technologies of motorboats. The continual development of Sydney Harbour is also documented in this visual record.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Image of a fully rigged three masted ship at anchor

    Web title: Three-masted ship at anchor in Neutral Bay, Sydney Harbour

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