J & R.D. Arida Ltd, Hughenden 1930s; Unidentified; 2011-173


Flinders Shire Historical Collection


J & R.D. Arida Ltd, Hughenden 1930s

About this object

This image depicts J & R.D. Arida Ltd on Brodie Street, Hughenden in the 1930s. NORQEB (later Ergon Energy) took over operation of the electricity supply to Hughenden in 1959 and purchased the building from Arida's. This building was demolished in 1988 and a new building was constructed in 1989.

Of note in this image are the bicycle parked out the front of the business, and to the right of the shop front, a baby sitting in a pram.



Maker Role




Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on reverse side: "No. [156][84] B83 / 1940s? / Building Brodie Street / where Ergon Energy [is now] was 2009 / Hughenden Historical Society"


130 x 104mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Hughenden (Queensland)

Subject and Association Keywords

commercial industry

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords



Flinders Shire Historical Photograph Project

Credit Line

Gift of Hughenden District Historical Society, care of Mrs Colleen Murdoch.

Object Type

Still Image

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