Grose Valley from Breakfast Point, Blackheath

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    Format: Glass plate negative.

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    Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum otographic

    Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection

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    Acquisition credit line: Gift of Australian Consolidated Press under the Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1985

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    1. jiulong 78 months ago | reply

      I think this is the same view:
      Govett's Leap, Blackheath, Blue Mountains

    2. 2REPs 78 months ago | reply

      what an image....

    3. J. C. Merriman 16 months ago | reply

      This small, projecting lookout directly below Govett's Lookout dates from 1968, when it was constructed in anticipation of a visit by the then Duke of Edinburgh which did not eventuate.
      Princes Albert Victor and George (later King George V) visited Govett's Leap in 1881 and had breakfast at this lookout, which was renamed Breakfast Rock in their honour, and later shown as Breakfast Point in the Pictorial Guide to the Blue Mountains 1882. Ref. Blue Mountains Geographical Dictionary, Brian Fox 2006.

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