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Motor launch CAMBRIA on Sydney Harbour

Date: c 1910
Medium: Emulsion on glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Transfer from the Mitchell Library
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Glass plate negative
Object No: 00011518
Place Manufactured:Sydney
Related Place:Sydney Harbour,

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    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. Images of many of Sydney Harbour's vessels, such as CAMBRIA, are also included in this visual record.
    HistoryCAMBRIA was designed by Walter Reeks for Mr L.J. Davies in 1908 and was later used as a police boat.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: MOTOR LAUNCH on Sydney Harbour, INSC 2351

    Web title: Motor launch CAMBRIA on Sydney Harbour

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