Flinders Street Station c1951

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Flinders Street Station

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paper on card

Dimensions (H x W x D)

21 x 26.3 cm (photograph); 22 x 29 cm (mount)


obverse: The Central Railway Station / In this centrally situated station are 16 platforms, with a total face length of 1&3/4 miles, in constant use. Approximately 2,000 electric and steam trains pass through or leave this station each day. The average number of passengers passing through Flinders Street and Princes Bridge Stations - which are connected and may be considered as one - is 310,761 each day.

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City of Melbourne Art and Heritage Collection


Melbourne, Flinders Street, Streets of Melbourne, 1950s, Souvenir View Book of Melbourne, Trams, Flinders Street Station, Princes Bridge Station, Young and Jackson


A black and white photograph of Flinders Street Station from the late 1940s or early 1950s. Princes Bridge Station and Young and Jackson are also visible. The photograph is from the book "Souvenir View Book of Melbourne" published by Osboldstone in 1951.