Eyre Peninsula

Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 1926


A photographic record of the Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926.
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Cover of the historical photo album of the Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Cover of the historical photo album of the Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926.

Ken Giles & Dorothy together; Grandpa Giles & Grandma. Inside the front cover of the historical photo album of the Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Ken Giles & Dorothy together; Grandpa Giles & Grandma. Inside the front cover of the historical photo album of the Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926. (These pictures appear to have been later additions)

Arrival of the SS Paringa at Port Lincoln; Starting the tour from Lincoln Post Office. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Arrival of the SS Paringa at Port Lincoln; Starting the tour from Lincoln Post Office.

At Lincoln; Another view of the above. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

At Lincoln; Another view of the above.

Leakey end of the Todd River Reservoir; Todd River Reservoir from Embankment. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Leakey end of the Todd River Reservoir; Todd River Reservoir from Embankment.

View Tod River Valley from Embankment; Knott's Hill Service Reservoir for Minnipa, etc. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

View Tod River Valley from Embankment; Knott's Hill Service Reservoir for Minnipa, etc.

Minnipa Hotel; Wirrulla Memorial Hall. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Minnipa Hotel; Wirrulla Memorial Hall.

Steel frame for concrete service tank at Minnipa; Yantanaby. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Steel frame for concrete service tank at Minnipa; Yantanaby.

Mr Giles, MP, with

Mr Giles, MP, with "Sleepy" Lizard found at Yantanaby ; Luncheon in train.

Plaster of Paris Factory, Thevenard.; The Main Party. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Plaster of Paris Factory, Thevenard.; The Main Party.

Near Penong, Gypsum Elevator with endless cable bucket system to Kowulka.; Close-up view of cable system.; Return Elevator at Kowulka siding. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Near Penong, Gypsum Elevator with endless cable bucket system to Kowulka.; Close-up view of cable system.; Return Elevator at Kowulka siding.

Comr. of Crown Lands and Party; Leaving Capietha for Streaky Bay. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Comr. of Crown Lands and Party; Leaving Capietha for Streaky Bay.

At Stokes's Corner; At Cacla. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

At Stokes's Corner; At Cacla.

Streaky Bay Hotel.; Streaky Bay Jetty. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Streaky Bay Hotel.; Streaky Bay Jetty.

Sceale's Bay Wheat Sheds.; Sceale's Bay Jetty. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Sceale's Bay Wheat Sheds.; Sceale's Bay Jetty.

At Paney station.; Horses to the rescue. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

At Paney station.; Horses to the rescue.

Mt Cooper; At Mount Cooper. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Mt Cooper; At Mount Cooper.

Minnipa Experimental Farm; Rock water catchment, Minnipa Farm. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Minnipa Experimental Farm; Rock water catchment, Minnipa Farm.

Lunch at Petabie Tanks; At Buckelboo Station. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Lunch at Petabie Tanks; At Buckelboo Station.

Scrub

Scrub "Logging" near Kimba; The "Log" with roots of big tree being felled.

One of the two Bullock Teams used in the

One of the two Bullock Teams used in the "Logging"; On Refuge Rocks.

Kimba Hotel.; Agricultural Implements at Kimba Railway Station. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Kimba Hotel.; Agricultural Implements at Kimba Railway Station.

At Mangalo Station; Lunch at Mangalo. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

At Mangalo Station; Lunch at Mangalo.

Site of proposed Reservoir for Cleve; Cleve Main Street. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Site of proposed Reservoir for Cleve; Cleve Main Street.

Salt Harvesting at Lake MacDonnell; SS Conqueror leaving Cowell for Wallaroo. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Salt Harvesting at Lake MacDonnell; SS Conqueror leaving Cowell for Wallaroo.

Approach to Wallaroo; Wallaroo Railway Station; Photos., E.Morris, The Register. Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Approach to Wallaroo; Wallaroo Railway Station; Photos., E.Morris, The Register.

Back cover of photo album of the Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

Back cover of photo album of the Parliamentary tour of the Eyre Peninsula, October 9-18, 1926

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