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Fern Bridge Gully, Black Spur
(c. 1876)

Medium
albumen silver photograph
Measurements
13.4 × 18.8 cm
Inscription
printed in ink on support l.c.: FERN BRIDGE GULLY, BLACK SPUR. / COPYRIGHT REGISTERED.
printed in ink on support reverse c.: VIEWS OF VICTORIA. / (GENERAL SERIES.) / No. 22. / FERN BRIDGE GULLY, BLACK SPUR. / Fern Bridge Gully is situated near the summit of the Black Spur, about two miles from Fernshawe. Here the / foilage is exceedingly dense, so much so as to exclude daylight in many places. This place has derived its name / from the fact of the Bridge having been constructed of large massive fern trees. The stream which flows beneath the / Bridge is one of the sources of the River Watt.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.l.: N.J. CAIRE, Photo.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.: ANGLO-AUSTRALASIAN PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPANY.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.r.: No. 2 Sherwood Street, Richmond.
Accession Number
PH106.20-1988
Department
Australian Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from Admission Funds, 1988
Gallery location
Not on display

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