Hornibrook, Manuel Richard, (Sir) (1893-1970)

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Hornibrook, Manuel Richard (1893-1970)
Field of activity
Company director; Master Builder; Industrialist; Company Director
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https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1477075

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Sir Manuel Richard Hornibrook (1893-1970), master builder, industrialist and company director, was born on 7 August 1893 at Enoggera, Brisbane, and registered as Emanuel, second of seven children of Irish-born...

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(Sir) Manuel Richard Hornibrook established a business as a builder and contractor in 1912. He made his reputation as a bridge-builder, building such bridges as the William Jolly, Story, and New Victoria bridges in Brisbane, the Northbridge and Iron Cove Bridge, Sydney and the Kings Avenue and Commonwealth Avenue bridges in Canberra. His company was also responsible for the superstructure of the Sydney Opera House, including the sail-like roof.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Hornibrook, Manuel Richard
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Hornibrook, Sir Manuel Richard (1893-1970), master builder, industrialist and company director
    Whitmore, Raymond L.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1996
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 14, 497-498
  3. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

Resources by Manuel Richard Hornibrook (2)

  1. Sir Manuel Hornibrook Construction Photographs
    Hornibrook, Manuel Richard, Sir, 1893-1970
    [ Photograph : 1920-1960 ]
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    At State Library of QLD
    Sir Manuel Hornibrook Construction Photographs
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 174,276.406)

  2. A man of achievement : Sir Manuel Hornibrook Kt., O.B.E., Hon. F.I.O.B., F.A.I.B., F.R. Hist. S.Q. / by Waveney Browne
    Browne, Waveney, 1908-
    [ Book : 1976 ]
    At 14 libraries
    A man of achievement : Sir Manuel Hornibrook Kt., O.B.E., Hon. F.I.O.B., F.A.I.B., F.R. Hist. S.Q. / by Waveney Browne
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  1. Sir Manuel Hornibrook Construction Photographs
    Hornibrook, Manuel Richard, Sir, 1893-1970
    [ Photograph : 1920-1960 ]
    Possibly online
    At State Library of QLD
    Sir Manuel Hornibrook Construction Photographs
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 174,752.984)

  2. A man of achievement : Sir Manuel Hornibrook Kt., O.B.E., Hon. F.I.O.B., F.A.I.B., F.R. Hist. S.Q. / by Waveney Browne
    Browne, Waveney, 1908-
    [ Book : 1976 ]
    At 14 libraries
    A man of achievement : Sir Manuel Hornibrook Kt., O.B.E., Hon. F.I.O.B., F.A.I.B., F.R. Hist. S.Q. / by Waveney Browne
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 164,512.688)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 164,512.688)

  3. Biography of a builder, M.R. Hornibrook
    Browne, Waveney
    [ Book : 1956 ]
    At Moreton Bay Region
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 151,008.328)

  4. Biography of builder M. R. Hornibrook
    Browne, Waveney
    [ Book : 1950-1960 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 130,089.648)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 130,089.648)

  5. Pearl May Hornibrook Papers
    Hornibrook, Pearl May
    [ Published : 1915-1990 ]
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  6. Pearl May Hornibrook Papers
    Hornibrook, Pearl May
    [ Published : 1915-1990 ]
    At State Library of QLD
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 121,684.391)

  7. [Newspaper cuttings regarding the book A Man of Achievement : Sir Manuel Hornibrook by Waveney Browne from various sources]
    Browne, Waveney, 1908-
    [ Book : 1974-1976 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  8. Portrait of Sir Manuel Hornibrook in Brisbane, Queensland, ca. 1960
    Unidentified
    [ Photograph : 1960 ]
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    At State Library of QLD
    Portrait of Sir Manuel Hornibrook in Brisbane, Queensland, ca. 1960
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,419.125)

  9. Hornibrook : Building Bridges Connects Brisbane : Legacy of Sir Manuel Hornibrook
    State Library of Queensland
    [ Archived website, Periodical : 2015-2019 ]
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    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,283.344)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,283.344)

  10. Christening day of Julie Hornibrook at St. Mark's Anglican Church in Clayfield, Queensland, 1952
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    [ Photograph : 1952 ]
    View online
    At State Library of QLD
    Christening day of Julie Hornibrook at St. Mark's Anglican Church in Clayfield, Queensland, 1952
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,083.414)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,083.414)

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  1. Whitmore, R. L., (Raymond Leslie) (1920-2008)
    Mining engineer; Engineering historian; Academic
    ... Ray Whitmore was Professor of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering, University of Queensland, 1967-1985. ...
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    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 14 January 1960 [Issue No.4] p 49

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    ... .R.A.Hist.S. (Hon.). Alan Graeme Potter, Esquire. Manuel Richard Hornibrook, Esquire, O.B.E., F.A.I.B. THE MOST ... -Colonel Sir Charles Bickerton Blackburn, O.B.E., B.A., M.D., Ch.M., Hon.F.R.C.P. (Edin.), F.R.C.P. (Lond.), F ... 920 words
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  3. Government Gazette Appointments and Employment
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 20 July 1945 [Issue No.74] p 1259

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    ... , Richard James Justin, No. 3 Flat, 458 Maroubra road, Maroubra. Berkman, Stanley, 25 Beach-road, Rushcutter ... . llore, John William, Exeter. Hornibrook, Thbinas Edward, 52 Boundary-read, Mortdale. Howlett, liupert ... 4336 words
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  1. Hornibrook Highway
    Hornibrook Highway
    Created by Kaseyd, 19 items.

    Construction of the Hornibrook Highway from Sandgate to Clontarf commenced in 1933

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  1. M. R. HORNIBROOK DENIES ASSAULTING TOLLMASTER
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Friday 7 November 1941 p 3 Article Illustrated
    ... »told him he was a German and a coward. Hornibrook's Evidence Manuel Richard Hornibrook, of Lan caster ... M. R. HORNIBROOK DENIES ASSAULTING TOLLMASTER A BY-LAW of Hornibrook Highway Ltd. led to blows ... 1005 words
    • Text last corrected on 18 July 2017 by billeeb
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  2. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 24 September 1949 p 21 Advertising
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  3. 10 AUSTRALIAN KNIGHTS IN HONOURS LIST
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 1 January 1960 p 1 Article
    ... standards in racing. Sir Manuel Richard Horni brook, of Newstead, Qld., managing director of M. R ... Australia. Sir Richard Greenslade Moore, Mayor of Kalgoorlie, W.A., since 1937. Sir Harrie Stewart Wilson ... 1720 words
    • Text last corrected on 17 March 2016 by kittyk81
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  1. Hornibrook Construction Papers
    M. R. Hornibrook Pty. Ltd
    [ Published : 1920-1959 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    Hornibrook Construction Papers
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  2. Manuel Hornibrook Business and Family Photographs
    M.R. Hornibrook Pty Ltd
    [ Unpublished : 1900 ]
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  3. Hornibrook Construction Papers
    M. R. Hornibrook Pty. Ltd
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    Christening day of Julie Hornibrook at St. Mark's Anglican Church in Clayfield, Queensland, 1952
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    Manuel Hornibrook holding his granddaughter, Julie Anne, on her christening day at St. Lucia, Queensland, 1952
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    Christening day party of Julie Hornibrook held at the Hornibrook family home in St. Lucia, Queensland, 1952
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    Portrait of Sir Manuel Hornibrook in Brisbane, Queensland, ca. 1960
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    Manuel Hornibrook holding his granddaughter, Robin Lyn, on her christening day at Darling Point, New South Wales, 1949

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  1. Fullers Expanding Circuit: Secure More Suburban Shows. £200,000 Company Formed to Build in Brisbane and Lismore. “There Always Must Be a Second Factor,” Says Sir Ben
    Everyones.
    [ Article : 1931 ]
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    Fullers Expanding Circuit: Secure More Suburban Shows. £200,000 Company Formed to Build in Brisbane and Lismore. “There Always Must Be a Second Factor,” Says Sir Ben
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  2. Personal ITEMS
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  3. Advertising
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  4. 1979 INDEX
    Education : journal of the N.S.W. Public School Teachers Federation.
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  1. Guide to best practice for safer construction: Implementation kit
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