Near Brighton Military Camp
ID numberART03605.003.004
Collection typeArt
TitleNear Brighton Military Camp
Measurementbacking sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 7 x 12.3 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerBenson, George
Place madeAustralia: Victoria
Date made9 October 1914
Physical descriptionpencil on paper
CopyrightAWM Licensed copyright
DescriptionDepicts the coastline and beach at Brighton Military Camp, Victoria, including windswept ti-trees, grassy foreshore and cloud filled sky. Pontville was the site of a military training camp. The Brighton Military Camp was established in 1914 and is now the major military training facility in Tasmania. Brighton is located 27km north of Hobart.