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2013/23/12-57 Photographic positive, entitled 'Entrance to Mossmans Bay', depicting steam ferry 'Wallaby' entering Mosman Bay, Sydney, silver gelatin / paper, photographer unknown, Sydney Harbour, New South Wales, Australia, 1880-1900. Click to enlarge.

Ferry, Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour

    This photograph, produced between 1880 and 1900, shows the double-ended propeller ferry SS 'Wallaby' at the entrance to Sydney's Mosman Bay. The position of the yet-to-be-built Old Cremorne Wharf was (originally) on the small spit seen just above the ferry's bow at right. The area is being developed with new expensive housing. The North Shore Ferry Co. began running a regular scheduled ferry service from 1878.

    Towards the mouth of the bay are two ship moorings. One is not in use, the other …

    Summary

    Object No.

    2013/23/12-57

    Object Statement

    Photographic positive, entitled 'Entrance to Mossmans Bay', depicting steam ferry 'Wallaby' entering Mosman Bay, Sydney, silver gelatin / paper, photographer unknown, Sydney Harbour, New South Wales, Australia, 1880-1900

    Physical Description

    Photographic positive, entitled 'Entrance to Mossmans Bay', depicting steam ferry 'Wallaby' entering Mosman Bay, Sydney, silver gelatin / paper, photographer unknown, Sydney Harbour, New South Wales, Australia, 1880-1900

    Cite this Object

    Harvard

    Ferry, Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 October 2021, <https://ma.as/461011>

    Wikipedia

    {{cite web |url=https://ma.as/461011 |title=Ferry, Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=24 October 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}