Wyndham History

Lowman's Fruit Mart,
Watton Street,
Werribee.

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Title

Lowman's Fruit Mart,
Watton Street,
Werribee.

Description

Lowman's Fruit Market was located between Coles supermarket and the Post Office on Watton Street.

Vic Corbut married Frida Lowman. Vic is holding his baby son, Ron. Lowman's Fruit Mart was built about the same time as Fisher's Garage beside it, 1911. It was run by the Lowman family for many years and was sold to Mortland Plant in 1937. Amongst others, a family named Rhynehart ran it.

It was demolished about 1952 for renewal and extensions of Fisher Motors.

Date

c1923

Publisher

Wyndham City Libraries

Source

Werribee and District Historical Society

Rights

Not for Loan.

Not to be reproduced without permission from the Werribee and District Historical Society.

Publication-quality prints can be purchased from the Werribee and District Historical Society.

Format

image

Language

eng

Identifier

9764 - Picture Victoria
48

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Original Format

Photographic print : original mounted :
b&w : sepia toned

Physical Dimensions

Original sepia photograph mounted 24.5 x 19.5cm : picture 15.5 x 11.5cm

Citation

“Lowman's Fruit Mart,
Watton Street,
Werribee.,” Wyndham History, accessed September 22, 2021, https://www.wyndhamhistory.net.au/items/show/1311.

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