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Men pouring kerbs in Snowy-Geehi Tunnel, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, May 1963 [picture] / Thiess Bros Pty Ltd
Bib ID 4690534
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description 1963 
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.3 x 21.9 cm. 
Series

Work carried out on Snowy Mountains project by Thiess Bros Pty Ltd from June 1961, New South Wales.

Summary

"As part of the 1961 Snowy-Hydro contract, Thiess was required to build nine kilometres of the 14.5 kilometre long Snowy-Geehi Tunnel. Kerb pouring was the first stage in lining the tunnel with concrete"--Information from acquisitions documentation.

Notes

Title based on inscriptions.

Inscriptions: "Pouring kerbs in Snowy-Geehi Tunnel, May 1963"--Printed below image.

In: Work carried out on Snowy Mountains project by Thiess Bros Pty Ltd from June 1961, New South Wales.

Condition: Buckled.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-151793935

Source of Acquisition Donated by Thiess Pty Ltd, 2009. 
Subjects Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme -- Photographs.  |  Thiess Bros -- Employees -- Photographs.  |  Hydroelectric power plants -- New South Wales -- Snowy Mountains -- Design and construction -- Photographs.  |  Tunnels -- New South Wales -- Snowy Mountains -- Photographs.  |  Construction workers -- New South Wales -- Snowy Mountains -- Photographs.  |  Snowy Mountains (N.S.W.) -- Photographs.
Occupation Construction workers.
Other authors/contributors Thiess Bros
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