BRISBANE, QLD. STARBOARD BROADSIDE VIEW OF THE GUNBOAT PALUMA IN THE BRISBANE RIVER. THE ...

Place Oceania: Australia, Queensland, Brisbane
Accession Number 300020
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative acetate
Conflict Australian Colonial Forces, 1854-1900
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

BRISBANE, QLD. STARBOARD BROADSIDE VIEW OF THE GUNBOAT PALUMA IN THE BRISBANE RIVER. THE PHOTOGRAPH PROBABLY DATES FROM THE PERIOD BETWEEN 1895, WHEN THE PALUMA REVERTED TO QUEENSLAND CONTROL AFTER SURVEYING DUTIES WITH THE ROYAL NAVY AND THE AFTER DECKHOUSE WAS REMOVED, AND 1899, WHEN A STERN GUN WAS MOUNTED. (NAVAL HISTORICAL COLLECTION).