Diggers race meeting, Hughenden 1967; Unidentified; 1967; 2012-53
Diggers race meeting, Hughenden 1967About this object
A B&W photograph of the Diggers race meeting, Hughenden, October 1967. The image shows the brand new starting stalls which were a joint venture of the Diggers, Amateur & Jockey racing clubs. They were built by the Brown brothers of "Bogunda" & welded by John Phillips with help from Frank Gimbert and Jim Large.
Identified in this image are, from left to right, Bert Fields (behind stalls), Bill Dean, Dave Rolleston, -- , Bill Wearing.
black & white printDate Made
1967Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on back: "DIGGERS RACE MEETING OCT. 1967 // Hughenden Historical Society // [JOHN PHILLIPS] // BERT FIELDS BEHIND STALLS // BILL DEAN IN PORKPIE HAT ? // DAVE ROLLESTON // POLICEMAN WITH JOHN CAN'T SEE HIM! // BILL WEARING // V10 // John Phillips did welding with help from Frank Gimbert // Brown boys "Bogunda" made gates // Hughenden District Historical Society" Printed on back: "FUJIFILM // Crystal Archive Paper"Measurements
152mm x 101mmSubject and Association Keywords
Flinders Shire Historical Photograph ProjectCredit Line
Gift of Hughenden & District Historical Society, care of Mrs Colleen Murdoch.Object Type
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