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  1. THE FROZEN MEAT INDUSTRY. THE NEWPORT WORKS.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 19 May 1894 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Shipments of frozen meat by Messrs. John Hotson and Co. from the Newport freezing works have been resumed, the mail steamers being now available, The ... 79 words
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    Newport Freezer works illustrated

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  2. NEW INDUSTRY AT NEWPORT. ASPHALT COLD MIX PTY. LTD.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 16 April 1927 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In Hall-street, Newport, on the site of the old trap-pigeon shooting grounds, the above firm has established a factory, and is now supplying municipa ... 1379 words
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    Asphalt Cold Mix, Hall Street. Australian First. Former trap - pidgeon shooting grounds

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  3. Newport Freezing Works A FLOURISHING INDUSTRY. THE LAST WORD IN REFRIGERATING.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 24 November 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: COSTING thousands of pounds to rebuild, extend and reorganise, the Newport freezing works of Messrs John Cooke and Co. represents a potent example 1776 words
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    Freezers

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  4. Newport Freezing Works A FLOURISHING INDUSTRY. THE LAST WORD IN REFRIGERATING.
    Footscray Chronicle (Vic. : 1914 - 1918) Saturday 24 November 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: COSTING thousands of pounds to rebuild, extend and reorganise, the Newport freezing works of Messrs John Cooke and Co. represents a potent example 1830 words
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    Freezers

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  5. Newport Timber Seasoning Kilns
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 2 January 1915 p 27 Article
    Abstract: People who are interested in the timber industry of the State will be pleased to know that the scheme of having separate little depots all over 326 words
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    Timber kilns

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  6. THE FROZEN MEAT EXPORT INDUSTRY. MESSRS TURNBULL, HOTSON AND CO'S WORKS AT NEWPORT, AND FLINDERS STREET CITY STORES.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 10 March 1894 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: 1. Sheep on the road. 2. Messrs Turnball, Hotson and Co's Freezing Works at Newport. 3. Sheep in the paddocks. 4. Slaughtering and preparing sheep. 82 words
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    Newport Freezers. Illustrated

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  7. White Leghorns Are Tested For Egg Production At Newport MOISTURE IMPORTANT Success in Tests
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 9 June 1934 p 50 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: MANY of the most successful poultry-keepers in the metropolitan area were first engaged in the industry as a hobby. One such is Mr A. 1221 words
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    Poultry farm

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  8. NEW AUSTRALIAN INDUSTRY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 August 1927 p 29 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Until quite recently it was necessary for those who went ski-ing in the mountains to purchase skis which had been imported. Now the State timber-seas ... 80 words
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    Snow ski making

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  9. MANY WORKLESS IF COAL FAILS POWER MAY BE RATIONED AT SHORT NOTICE Gas And Electricity
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 4 May 1946 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: WIDESPREAD UNEMPLOYMENT IN VICTORIAN INDUSTRY IS INEVITABLE UNLESS COAL SUPPLIES ARE RECEIVED SOON FROM NEW SOUTH 518 words
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    Power House illustration COAL CRISIS: Fix this textNEWPORT POWER HOUSE YARD CONTAINS ONLY THIS SMALL HEAP OF COAL. DOTTED LINES SHOW NORMAL LEVEL.

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  10. THE LAMB EXPORT TRADE.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 14 October 1911 p 8 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A close examination of the facts of the case suggests that, having regard to the expansion of the fat lamb industry in Victoria and Riverina, there i ... 706 words
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    Newport Freezer works

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  11. MANUFACTURES Manufacturing Progress
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 21 December 1912 p 45 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: AS a country develops, so must its manufactures. There is practically no exception to the rule. Everyone knows--and in 1897 words
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    Railway workshops Illustrated Knocking off and forging axles

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  12. THE AMBITIOUS BOYS GUIDE. Making a Start in the Railways
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Friday 21 July 1933 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Nearly every boy goes through the stage of wanting to be a railway engine driver; it is just as well that most boys change their minds later on, or t ... 784 words
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    workshops. Illustration apprentices

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  13. Presbyterians Buy Land for Churches
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 24 February 1951 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Presbyterian Extension Board has spent more than £11,000 in the last 12 months buying land for future churches. Work on some is expected to begin ... 259 words
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    newport West prefab church illust.

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  14. HOUSEKEEPING WONDERS OF Glimpses Of The Store Which Send Supplies To
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 4 December 1937 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Here an amazing system of salvage [?] in operation, for nothing is wasted. From the workshops and every depot in the, State the worn-out stuff comes ... 2430 words
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    workshops laundry illust.

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  15. THE WORKING MEN'S COLLEGE.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 3 August 1907 p 27 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: It is just twenty years ago since the Working Men's College was opened. It was an experiment, of the success of which many were doubtful. This stage ... 534 words
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    Working mens college illust.

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  16. CHALLENGED! We went looking...... English style AND WE FOUND GOOD ONES
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 4 July 1953 p 13 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: YOU can get accommodation in Melbourne's suburban hotels—if you know where to go. 1125 words
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    Newport hotel illust

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  17. THE BLIND ARE ALSO SERVING THEIR COUNTRY They Are Doing a Splendid Job, But They Never See the Results of Their Handiwork
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 6 March 1943 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: AMONG the ever-increasing number of workers engaged in the war effort, some are there who never have the 1315 words
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    Blind workers

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  18. BRIEF JOTTINGS.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 18 February 1905 p 3 Article
    Abstract: —Aquatics. —Walking match. —The "loan" meeting. —R.M.S. Orizaba wrecked at W.A. 1233 words
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    Flour Mill

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  19. NEWPORT RE-VISITED. No. 2.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 13 November 1920 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Continuing my ramble through the gates, now kept very busy with the ever-increasing traffic, Grindlay's old landmark shows 1132 words
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    Hotels, quarries, punt (Ferry), old railway line North Road, Convict hulks

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  20. VICTORIA'S ELECTRIC NERVE-CENTRE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 8 May 1923 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: At the Newport terminal station, which is distinct from the main power-house, is situated the nerve centre of the vast reticulation of cables which w ... 68 words
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    Sub station building. illustrated

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  21. NEWS IN BRIEF Victoria METROPOLITAN
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 24 February 1917 p 24 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Ernest Mitchell, 41. a widower, while working at Larcher's dairy in Edsall street, Malvern, collapsed. When removed to the Alfred Hospital, 486 words
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    Accidental death Newport Workshops

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  22. News in Brief. Victoria. METROPOLITAN.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 4 March 1911 p 26 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Government will shortly consider the question of appointing an analyst for the Board of Health. Wanders at Pen[?]ridge. Stockade, who 824 words
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    timber Kilns

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  23. THE FROZEN MEAT INDUSTRY IN VICTORIA.
    Leader (Melbourne, Vic. : 1862 - 1918, 1935) Saturday 25 February 1893 p 32 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The shipment of frozen mutton to England is an undertaking requiring more than an ordinary amount of commercial enterprise, for the least mistake mig ... 1291 words
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    Newport Freezers exports

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  24. LOT OF MILEAGE WASTED
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Tuesday 16 July 1935 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Surrounded by petrol, the Alba Petroleum Co.'s tank at Newport (Victoria), from which 25,000 gallons leaked recently. 23 words
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    Alba petroleum leak. Illust

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  25. BANDS IN VICTORIA High Musical Standard Is Public Appreciation Lacking ?
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Tuesday 7 December 1937 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SUCCESS by Victorian bands in two of the three contests so far held, for the Brass Band Championship of Australia has revived public interest somewha ... 1180 words
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    Newport Workshops band

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  26. "SPIRIT OF PROGRESS"— A RAILWAY MASTERPIECE
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 23 November 1937 p 1 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Australia's first completely air-conditioned, all-steel, streamlined train for the Melbourne-Albury section of the Sydney Limited service. Constructe ... 62 words
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    Spirit of Progress. illust

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  27. I VICTORIA'S II FOREST ' ! WEALTH SUPERB HARDWOODS j! INFLUENCE OF SEASONING j
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Thursday 6 September 1934 p 20 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: - DUCATIVE measures are stea- .. dlly lifting atTorestntion, ln- ! H eluding enre of existing j 1! .11- A: forests and extensive tree- planting for ... 1163 words
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    Timber kilns

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  28. TYPICAL FLOUR STORAGE SHED.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 14 September 1918 p 25 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A SIMILAR BUILDING IS TO BE ERECTED AT THE OUTER HARBOR. The above is an illustration of a flour shed erected at Newport, Victoria, by the Victorian ... 140 words
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    Flour Mill Illust.

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  29. News of the Day ROYAL CAR
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Friday 3 September 1948 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: A new rail car will be built at Newport workshops for the use of the King and Queen when they come to Victoria 862 words
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    Royal Rail Car illust.

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  30. PICTORIAL SECTION
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 17 April 1924 p 19 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: MARTIN PLACE. SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES. FEDERAL PARLIAMENT HOUSE. MELBOURNE, VICTORIA. EMPLOYEES OF THE GOVERNMENT RAILWAY WORKSHOPS. NEWPORT. MELBOU ... 65 words
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    Workshops garden and Band. Illust

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  31. New Tug for Munitions Department [?] Dobell Case Opens
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 24 October 1944 p 11 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: BUILT AT NEWPORT RAILWAY WORKSHOPS for Munitions Stores and Transport, this 75ft ocean-going tug had a clearance of only l½ inches under Flinders str ... 339 words
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    Tug built at workshops. illust

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  32. RAILWAY ROMANCE How Melbourne Got Her Electric Trains GREAT BOUND IN REVENUE (No. 1)
    The Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 - 1954) Saturday 4 October 1924 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Melbourne leads Australia with its suburban electric railway system! At the pressure of buttons and the throwing in of switches in the greenish glow ... 1790 words
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    electric Trains

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  33. TRANSFORMERS FOR ELECTRICITY COMMISSION.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 8 February 1923 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: There arrived by the s.s. Dongarra, of the Commonwealth Government line of steamers, two immense electric transformers weighing 56 tons each. No ordi ... 74 words
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    WIlliamstown naval buildings demolition, Newport Workshops crane illust

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  34. The Minister and the Butter Merchant.
    Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 - 1954) Saturday 25 June 1892 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The remarks made by the Minister of Agriculture, Mr George Graham, at the conference on the export of butter quesiton, on the 8th December last, are ... 540 words
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    Butter Building

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  35. MINISTERIAL VISIT TO THE TIMBER-SEASONING WORKS AT NEWPORT, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 2 September 1916 p 60 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The green timber is stacked on trucks above a bed of charcoal in the drying kilns. Steam is then introduced, the temperature graduated, and in 16 day ... 69 words
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    Tiber Seasoning Kilns Illus

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  36. Newport workshops administrative staff, 1920 / Darge
    Darge, Algernon, 1881-1941
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    Newport workshops administrative staff, 1920 / Darge
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  37. IN THE SUBURBS. NEWPORT POWER-HOUSE. Grit and Cinders Nuisance.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 25 February 1929 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Following complaints by residents of Newport that the cinders and grit from the railways power-house cause such a nuisance as to depreciate considera ... 668 words
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    Power House grit

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  39. Newport Power House of the future
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Friday 3 September 1954 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: This is possibly what the Newport Power House will look like in 19[?] It is [?] "view from the Air" of 160 words
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    Atomic model illust

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  40. WILLIAMSTOWN: ITS ADVANTAGES, DRAWBACKS AND WANTS. No 4.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 6 March 1909 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Machines are in operation there also that complete the bottle in the making. To see the seething furnaces with their fiery sea of molten glass, 835 words
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