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Air Raid Shelter in City for 11,670: Council Plans - January 1942

The Courier Mail - 3 January 1942 - page 3 Plans for the construction of 168 air raid shelters to provide protection for more than 11,670 persons in the city, South Brisbane, and Valley areas, were approved by the coordination committee of the City Council yesterday.

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1888 Isedale Estate - 134 years ago today

Today, 134 years ago, on Saturday, 21st July 1888, the Isedale Estate in Wooloowin was being advertised for sale by auction on the ground. 1888 Isedale Estate - Wooloowin, Brisbane The Isedale Estate was advertised in the local papers on the days leading up to the sale.  The Isedale Estate covers Norman Street, Lutwyche Road (map shows as Main Government Road to Gympie), Kedron Park Road (map shows as Main Government Road to station), Isedale Street. Check out the 1936 Aerial view of the Isedale Estate. 1936 Aerial Photo of Isedale Estate More Wooloowin information available Wooloowin Estate Maps Wooloowin Streets Historical Images - Wooloowin Aerial Photos - Wooloowin News about Wooloowin Newspaper Advertisement - The Brisbane Courier - Page 12 Saturday, 21st...

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