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The "Old Vic"( the S.S. "Victoria").


Description: The "Old Vic" was owned by Robert Hay and sons, it is seen loading limestone at the early terminus of the Ida Bay Railway for transport to the Electrona Carbide Works. The jetty being used was on the point near the enterance to the Lune River , there are 6 workers in the picture, in the background on the Southern side of Ida Bay can be seen a early residence which probably belonged to one of the five Timbermills in this region. The " Victoria" today lies submerged in the mud at Ida Bay.

Format: Pictorial and artistic works
Object: photographs
Material: paper

The "Old Vic"( the S.S. "Victoria").

Subjects: steamshipslimestone quarriesshipwrecks

People/Orgs: Hay, RobertElectrona Carbide Works

Places: Ida Bay, TasmaniaLune River, Tasmania

Institution: Southport Community Centre

Object number: SCC_00032

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