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Queensland State Archives 218 Brisbane River with water hyacinth washed down in flood waters from the Bremer River 17 March 1937

Queensland State Archives 218 Brisbane River with water hyacinth washe...

Brisbane River with water hyacinth washed down in flood waters from the Bremer River.

Queensland State Archives 519 Stanley Street South Brisbane during the 1890 flood March 1890

Queensland State Archives 519 Stanley Street South Brisbane during the...

Stanley Street, South Brisbane during the 1890 flood.

StateLibQld 1 243651 Panoramic view of South Brisbane during the floods, 1893

StateLibQld 1 243651 Panoramic view of South Brisbane during the flood...

Panoramic view of South Brisbane during the floods, 1893. View is looking towards South Brisbane and only half of Victoria Bridge is left. Floodwaters have risen to the eaves of some of the houses along the riv... More

StateLibQld 1 252484 Elevated view looking down flooded Stanley Street, South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 252484 Elevated view looking down flooded Stanley Street...

Elevated view looking down flooded Stanley Street, South Brisbane, 1890. Ballantyne's coach building shed is in the foreground.

StateLibQld 1 254518 Surveying the flood damage at Peel Street, South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 254518 Surveying the flood damage at Peel Street, South ...

Surveying the flood damage at Peel Street, South Brisbane, 1893.

StateLibQld 1 256172 House devastated by floods in South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256172 House devastated by floods in South Brisbane, 189...

House devastated by floods in South Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of houses washed dow... More

StateLibQld 1 256188 Ruins of Sutton's Foundry caused by floodwaters, South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256188 Ruins of Sutton's Foundry caused by floodwaters, ...

Ruins of Sutton's Foundry caused by floodwaters, South Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds o... More

StateLibQld 1 101532

StateLibQld 1 101532

Grey Street, South Brisbane, during the 1890 flood. Residents and children standing near the floodwaters. The houses on the lower side of Grey Street are partially submerged.

StateLibQld 1 107560 Floodwaters reach some rooftops in South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 107560 Floodwaters reach some rooftops in South Brisbane...

Floodwaters reach some rooftops in South Brisbane, 1893. Three small row boats are travelling flooded roadways while some men stranded on a rooftop watch the activity. Homes have water up to their roofs in some... More

StateLibQld 1 108172 Flood damage on Montague Road, South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 108172 Flood damage on Montague Road, South Brisbane, 18...

Flood damage on Montague Road, South Brisbane, 1893. People inspecting the scene of flood damaged buildings and debris at the intersection of Grey Street and Montague Road, South Brisbane, after the February 1893 flood.

StateLibQld 1 114716 Hope Street, South Brisbane, under floodwaters in 1893

StateLibQld 1 114716 Hope Street, South Brisbane, under floodwaters in...

Hope Street, South Brisbane, under floodwaters in 1893. The Victorial Bridge Hotel is visible in the foreground.

StateLibQld 1 116868 Floods in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 116868 Floods in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, 1893

Floods in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, 1893. Flood waters in Melbourne Street, with the Post & Telegraph Office and Pigott & Company buildings visible. People in small wooden boats are rowing in the waters.

StateLibQld 1 128322 Flood waters in Stanley Street, South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 128322 Flood waters in Stanley Street, South Brisbane, 1...

Flood waters in Stanley Street, South Brisbane, 1890.

StateLibQld 1 130383 Flood waters in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 130383 Flood waters in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane,...

Flood waters in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, 1890.

StateLibQld 1 137723 Brisbane floods, 1893

StateLibQld 1 137723 Brisbane floods, 1893

Brisbane floods, 1893. A man surveys the damage to a house undermined by floodwaters during the floods of 1893 at South Brisbane. Poul C. Poulsen, founder of the Poulsen Studios in Brisbane, was born in Denmar... More

StateLibQld 1 156722 Flooded South Brisbane reach of the Brisbane River, 1893

StateLibQld 1 156722 Flooded South Brisbane reach of the Brisbane Rive...

Flooded South Brisbane reach of the Brisbane River, 1893. Sailing ship moored down river of Victoria Bridge. The depth of water is seen against the supports of the Victoria Bridge.

StateLibQld 1 177503 Brisbane River in flood at South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 177503 Brisbane River in flood at South Brisbane, 1893

Brisbane River in flood at South Brisbane, 1893. Brisbane River in flood, looking towards South Brisbane.

StateLibQld 1 241554 Residents in the South Brisbane drying out after the 1893 Flood

StateLibQld 1 241554 Residents in the South Brisbane drying out after ...

Residents in the South Brisbane drying out after the 1893 Flood.. House near the corner of Hope & Peel Streets in South Brisbane. Caption under photograph reads,' House on the right has lost all verandahs. The ... More

StateLibQld 1 243655 Panoramic view of South Brisbane during the floods, 1893

StateLibQld 1 243655 Panoramic view of South Brisbane during the flood...

Panoramic view of South Brisbane during the floods, 1893. View is looking down the river towards the docks where a sailing ship is moored. Only half the Victoria Bridge is left.

StateLibQld 1 252504 Flooded South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 252504 Flooded South Brisbane, 1890

Flooded South Brisbane, 1890. The South Brisbane Brewery is the multi storey building with the tower in the centre of the view. Looking from North Quay,.

StateLibQld 1 252512 Flooding at South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 252512 Flooding at South Brisbane, 1890

Flooding at South Brisbane, 1890. The Skating Rink and the Terminus Hotel are visible.

StateLibQld 1 252552 Gathering of men and boats in the flooded street outside Thurlow's bulk store, South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 252552 Gathering of men and boats in the flooded street ...

Gathering of men and boats in the flooded street outside Thurlow's bulk store, South Brisbane, 1890.

StateLibQld 1 252576 Looking down flooded Stanley Street, South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 252576 Looking down flooded Stanley Street, South Brisba...

Looking down flooded Stanley Street, South Brisbane, 1890. Some of the buildings inundated by floodwaters included James Ballantyne's buggy building premises, the undertakers and the Royal Mail Hotel.

StateLibQld 1 254657 Brisbane River in flood, looking towards South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 254657 Brisbane River in flood, looking towards South Br...

Brisbane River in flood, looking towards South Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of houses... More

StateLibQld 1 254661 Looking across the flooded Brisbane River towards South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 254661 Looking across the flooded Brisbane River towards...

Looking across the flooded Brisbane River towards South Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds ... More

StateLibQld 1 254665 Looking down flooded Albert Street towards the Oriental Hotel, 1893

StateLibQld 1 254665 Looking down flooded Albert Street towards the Or...

Looking down flooded Albert Street towards the Oriental Hotel, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of ... More

StateLibQld 1 254669 Looking towards Government House and the flooded Brisbane River from the roof of Parliament House, Brisbane 1893

StateLibQld 1 254669 Looking towards Government House and the flooded ...

Looking towards Government House and the flooded Brisbane River from the roof of Parliament House, Brisbane 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward ... More

StateLibQld 1 254673 West End is inundated by floodwaters, 1893

StateLibQld 1 254673 West End is inundated by floodwaters, 1893

West End is inundated by floodwaters, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of houses washed down river,... More

StateLibQld 1 256156 Children play in floodwaters on Toowong Road during the floods, Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256156 Children play in floodwaters on Toowong Road duri...

Children play in floodwaters on Toowong Road during the floods, Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, h... More

StateLibQld 1 256160 Floodwaters at Commercial Road, Newstead,1893

StateLibQld 1 256160 Floodwaters at Commercial Road, Newstead,1893

Floodwaters at Commercial Road, Newstead,1893. ). Note that at this time 'Bulimba' straddled both sides of the river. The image is of Commercial Road in what would be known today as Newstead. Note the rails in ... More

StateLibQld 1 256164 Floodwaters in the suburb of Newstead, Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256164 Floodwaters in the suburb of Newstead, Brisbane, ...

Floodwaters in the suburb of Newstead, Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of houses washed ... More

StateLibQld 1 256168 Gasworks and houses surrounded by floodwaters, Newstead, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256168 Gasworks and houses surrounded by floodwaters, Ne...

Gasworks and houses surrounded by floodwaters, Newstead, 1893. This area is now known as Newstead. At this time Bulimba straddled both sides of the river. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Bri... More

StateLibQld 1 256176 Kingsholme during the floods, New Farm, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256176 Kingsholme during the floods, New Farm, 1893

Kingsholme during the floods, New Farm, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of houses washed down rive... More

StateLibQld 1 256180 Looking across the flooded Brisbane River towards South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256180 Looking across the flooded Brisbane River towards...

Looking across the flooded Brisbane River towards South Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds ... More

StateLibQld 1 256184 MacPherson residence at Montague Road after the floods, South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256184 MacPherson residence at Montague Road after the f...

MacPherson residence at Montague Road after the floods, South Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hun... More

StateLibQld 1 256192 Ships lay at anchor in the flooded Brisbane River, Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256192 Ships lay at anchor in the flooded Brisbane River...

Ships lay at anchor in the flooded Brisbane River, Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of ho... More

StateLibQld 1 256196 South Brisbane during the flood, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256196 South Brisbane during the flood, 1893

South Brisbane during the flood, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of houses washed down river, tree... More

StateLibQld 1 256200 Spectators watch as floodwaters threaten to wash away Victoria Bridge, Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256200 Spectators watch as floodwaters threaten to wash ...

Spectators watch as floodwaters threaten to wash away Victoria Bridge, Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Build... More

StateLibQld 1 256208 Toowong Road during the flood, Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256208 Toowong Road during the flood, Brisbane, 1893

Toowong Road during the flood, Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane and elsewhere; 6ft water in Edward Street at the Courier Buildings, hundreds of houses washed down riv... More

StateLibQld 1 256394 Building damaged by floodwaters, South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 256394 Building damaged by floodwaters, South Brisbane, ...

Building damaged by floodwaters, South Brisbane, 1893. February 4 1893 saw the highest floods on record in Brisbane at that time. The Indooroopilly Bridge was washed away and the northern end of Victoria Bridge... More

StateLibQld 1 258275 Looking across a flooded Brisbane River towards Highgate Hill and South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 258275 Looking across a flooded Brisbane River towards H...

Looking across a flooded Brisbane River towards Highgate Hill and South Brisbane, 1893. Cyanotype (blue print) photographs, which was a very popular process during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

StateLibQld 1 258283 Looking across the flooded river towards South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 258283 Looking across the flooded river towards South Br...

Looking across the flooded river towards South Brisbane, 1893. Cyanotype (blue print) photographs, which was a very popular process during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

StateLibQld 1 258307 South Brisbane and all that remains of the Victoria Bridge during the floods, Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 258307 South Brisbane and all that remains of the Victor...

South Brisbane and all that remains of the Victoria Bridge during the floods, Brisbane, 1893. Cyanotype (blue print) photographs, which was a very popular process during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

StateLibQld 1 299579 View of the South Brisbane Gas Works surrounded by flood water, 1890

StateLibQld 1 299579 View of the South Brisbane Gas Works surrounded b...

View of the South Brisbane Gas Works surrounded by flood water, 1890. The gas works were located near Davies Park along Montague Road, South Brisbane.

StateLibQld 1 43247 Illustrated scene of floodwaters in South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 43247 Illustrated scene of floodwaters in South Brisbane...

Illustrated scene of floodwaters in South Brisbane, 1893. The scene shows people travelling along flooded streets in rowing boats. In some instances only the roofs of houses are visible.

StateLibQld 1 53912 South Brisbane flood scene in 1890

StateLibQld 1 53912 South Brisbane flood scene in 1890

South Brisbane flood scene in 1890. Scene above intersection of Grey and Melbourne Streets during the March 1890 floods. A flooded Hayes's Terminus Hotel is shown half way along Melbourne Street.

StateLibQld 1 70127 Floods in South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 70127 Floods in South Brisbane, 1890

Floods in South Brisbane, 1890. Roofs show above the floodwaters in South Brisbane, between Stanley and Grey Streets.

StateLibQld 1 90200 Floodwaters in Manning Street, South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 90200 Floodwaters in Manning Street, South Brisbane, 189...

Floodwaters in Manning Street, South Brisbane, 1893.