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Hindley Street, looking west
Title : Hindley Street, looking west Hindley Street, looking west
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Creator : Nixon, Frederick Robert, d.1860 [attributed to]
Source : B 9483/11
Date of creation : 1846
Additional Creator : Nixon, Frederick Robert, d.1860
Format : Artwork
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Description :

Hindley Street, looking west. From a sketch by F.R. Nixon, 1846.

This image is by Frederick Robert Nixon (England 1817 - Mauritius 1860) who worked in intaglio etching technique. It features single and double story dwellings and shops. The buildings on the south side of the street have deep verandas extending to the road.

Related names :

Hindley Street (Adelaide, S. Aust.)

West Terrace (S. Aust)

Coverage year : 1846
Period : 1836-1851
Place : Adelaide , South Australia
Region : Adelaide city
Further reading :

Morgan, EJR Early Adelaide architecture 1836 to 1886 [by] E. J. R. Morgan and S. H. Gilbert. Melbourne, New York, Oxford University Press [1969]

Hind, A. M. A guide to the processes and schools of engraving : with notes on some of the most important masters London, England : Printed by order of the Trustees of the British Museum, 1923

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