Series VPRS 16124
Plans and Lithographs of Bridges
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Date Range: Series ? 1855 - ? 1898
  Series in Custody 1855 - Circa 1898
  Contents 1855 - 1898
Public Access: Open
Location: North Melbourne
Format of Records: Physical
 
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1855 - 1858 Central Roads Board VA 2803
1858 - 1871 Department of Roads and Bridges VA 2964
1871 - 1877 Department of Railways and Roads VA 2875
1877 - ? 1898 Public Works Department (previously the Department of the Commissioner of Public Works) VA 669
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? 1956 - 1974 Melbourne Water Corporation [known as Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works to 1992] VA 1007
1974 - 1983 Country Roads Board VA 722
1983 - 1989 Road Construction Authority VA 1054
1989 - cont Roads Corporation (also known as VicRoads) VA 2982
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  • How to use the Records
    Refer to the consignment details and select the required plan.

  • Function / Content
    This series was an estray handed over to the Public Record Office Victoria in 2002 by Mr Fred Pedelty, former Chief Draftsman for Roads Corporation (also known as VicRoads).

    The series comprises plans and lithographs of bridges apparently sent for the use of road engineers in the field.

    The plans were created by various agencies responsible for the construction and maintenance of main roads and bridges from ?1855 to ?1898.

    The P1 consignment contains plans of bridges over river Hopkins and river Yarra including Queens bridge, Princes bridge, Punt Road bridge, Cremorne bridge, Church Street bridge and Glen Iris bridge.

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P0001 1855 - 1898 Open 9
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