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The Ford, Werribee River

Citation

Ron Rixon, “The Ford, Werribee River,” Wyndham History, accessed November 12, 2019, http://www.wyndhamhistory.net.au/items/show/342.
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Description

This photo shows the Cottrell Street Ford in 1959, before major alterations to raise it height had been undertaken.

Regular minor flooding closed the Ford, so that as the population grew higher bridge was essential.  The photo looks towards the railway bridge and Watton Street.

Source

Ron Rixon

Description

This photo shows the Cottrell Street Ford in 1959, before major alterations to raise it height had been undertaken.

Regular minor flooding closed the Ford, so that as the population grew higher bridge was essential.  The photo looks towards the railway bridge and Watton Street.

Title

The Ford, Werribee River

Creator

Ron Rixon

Source

Ron Rixon

Publisher

Wyndham City Libraries

Date

September 1959

Format

image

Language

eng

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Ron Rixon 036

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