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Title : Edithburgh Edithburgh
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Date of creation : ca. 1920
Format : Photograph
Dimensions : 254 x 78 mm
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Description :

From the Edithburgh jetty looking back at the township. The Castle Salt Cooperative Company works, complete with chimney, can be seen at the centre of the picture.

The Edithburgh jetty was built in 1873, with extensions in 1874. It was closed to trade in 1973.
Period : 1919-1927
Region : Yorke Peninsula
Further reading :
Australian Salt Company, 1914-1930 : Archival Record Group

Carmichael, Ern. The ill-shaped leg : a story of the development of Yorke Peninsula, [Fullarton, S. Aust.] : E.J. Carmichael, 1973

Edithburgh Museum, [Edithburgh, S. Aust. : The Museum, 1988]

Normandale, Harold. To and about Yorke Peninsula, [Stirling, S. Aust.] : H. Normandale, c1983

Urban and Environmental Planning Group. Edithburgh heritage study, Hackney, S. Aust. : Urban and Environmental Planning Group , 1982

Young, Deane. Edithburgh sketchbook, [Redwood Park, S. Aust. : D. Young], 1988
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