THE railways, like so many of the great factors of modern civilisation, are taken so much as a matter of course that people scarcely give a thought to the great part they have played in the progress and development of the country. It can be claimed for the ... [ILLUSTRATED]Article : 1,915 words
IN surveying the City of Melbourne to-day it is difficult for the mind to grasp the significance of the fact that only approximately nine decades have passed since its official establishment by the holding of the first land sale, on June 1, 1837. ... [ILLUSTRATED]Article : 2,466 words
ABOUT ten years ago it was seen that Victoria and particularly Melbourne, was likely to suffer from an electric famine in the near future as the demand for power was increasing more rapidly than it was possible for private undertakings ... [ILLUSTRATED]Article : 1,490 words
Please choose from the following download options:
Share this item on:
Print page as...
It's easy and takes two shakes of a lamb's tail!
With your Trove account you can: