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A view of the site before construction of one of the new Ampol service stations on the corner of East Parade and Yorke Street in Beaulah Park, South Australia, February, 1953 [picture]
Bib ID 2431929
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description 1953 
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.4 x 7.6 cm. 
Series

Ampol and Caltex photograph collection.

Notes

Part of the collection: Ampol and Caltex photograph collection.

Title devised by cataloguer based on information supplied by donor.

Inscriptions: "February 1952. Land purchasing for service station sites begins. The first 3 sites purchased are: Bottom: Cnr. East Parade & Yorke Street, Beulah Park." -- typed in ink on label beside photo.

Condition: Good.

It is presumed that the inscription date is incorrect as Ampol did not begin to purchase land and construct service stations until October 1952. This service station opened in March 1953.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-147100766

Subjects Ampol Petroleum -- Photographs.  |  Service stations -- South Australia -- Beaulah Park -- Design and construction -- Photographs.  |  Cities and towns -- South Australia -- Beaulah Park -- Photographs.  |  Beaulah Park (Adelaide, S.A.) -- Photographs.

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