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Hawkesbury River Railway Station


Object information





W 138mm x H 88mm


Physical Description

A postcard featuring an oval black and white photograph of a train station, and a message on the back. Two the right of the photograph ther is a curved platform with a verandahed building on it. Below the photograph is the text "Hawkesbury River Railway Station." The image shows a raised curved train track bewteen two bodies of water, and a water pump in the foreground. The message on the back starts "Dear Auntie [Bella?] / I have been / going to write to you all the / week. There seems to be so much / to do that I keep putting it off / Let us know when you are / coming up. Mother says is / Grandma going to dance / at Willies Wedding..."

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