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Construction site during the building of the Story Bridge, Brisbane | by State Library of Queensland, Australia
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Construction site during the building of the Story Bridge, Brisbane

Photographer: George Jackman for Queensland Newspapers Pty. Ltd.

 

Location: , Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

 

Date: 1937

 

Description: Timber support framework has been constructed to assist in the assembly of the steel structure of the bridge. A concrete pylon is in the centre of the view and the steel construction for the bridge has been commenced in the background. A large gantry crane is mounted on the framework and is lifting the heavy steel girders into place.

 

View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/121061

 

Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: pictureqld.slq.qld.gov.au/

 

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Taken circa 1937