Irvinebank Mining Company's horse drawn wagon, Montalbion. (The old township of Montalbion is located in the vicinity of Herberton.)
Overland car being brought over the Bowen River, Queensland, ca.1914 Possibly the first car over the Bowen River being pulled up the sandy riverbank by manpower. The vehicle is an American built Overland 1914. ... More
Werandingo, North Queensland, 1908 Frederick John Napier Thesiger, Baron Chelmsford (born August 12, 1868, London, England, died April 1, 1933, London), was sworn in as Governor of Queensland on 20 November 190... More
Sugar cane harvest at Marburg Sugar Mill. Workers on the top of the wagons of sugar cane at Marburg. Postcard made by the Queensland Goverment to promote Queensland at the Fronco-British Exhibition, 1908. '1,72... More
Carriers on Harveys Range, near Townsville, ca. 1905. Taking a break, waiting for the billy to boil. Wagons are loaded with goods and covered with tarpaulins for the trip. Horses graze nearby while the men gath... More
Holzheimer farm at Bethania, Queensland, ca. 1872 German family standing in front of a farmhouse with a shingled roof. Brick structure to the far left of the photograph has a smoking chimney. Photograph also de... More
William Street, Hopetoun, later renamed Kilcoy, 1906. Kilcoy is in Queensland's Sunshine Coast hinterland. The town is north-west of Caboolture on the D’Aguilar Highway, just north of Lake Somerset and at the ... More
Filling a tank on a water cart at Warwick, Queensland, 1900-1910 Two men use buckets to fill a corrugated iron water tank on the tray of a horse drawn cart at Warwick.
Decorated float in Canungra's Armistice Day Parade, November 1918. Harry Bucknell's wagon decorated to represent the battleship, Sydney. Willie Stretton, Stringfellow gtwins, Ena Carhill and Florrie Horn. Overh... More
Milk delivery at Glenmore Cheese Factory in Yangan, 1910 Cheese-making was established in the Yangan district in the 1880s. The Glenmore Cheese Factory was founded around ca. 1905. (Description supplied with ph... More
Ironmongery store belonging to D. Shepherd, Mackay, 1873. Mackay has been making considerable progress in the number of new buildings erected during the past few months. Among others is a large and commodious i... More
Outside the Prince of Wales Hotel on Mosman Street, Charters Towers, Queensland, ca. 1896. Daily horsedrawn buggies and wagons in the main street of Charters Towers.
Road construction gang working at Southport, on the Gold Coast, ca. 1895. Workers are pictured with their horses and wagons. Some of the men are holding work tools and others are posed on the wagons and horses... More
New settlers ready to leave Dalby for the trek to Tara, 1919 New settlers to Queensland from Victoria, are ready to leave Dalby to travel to Tara in Western Queensland. They have a number of horsedrawn wagons l... More
Wagon in front of Williamson & Co., Jundah, Queensland, ca. 1913 Script under photograph reads 'Our van'. Wagon is loaded with goods and crates, possibly Williamson's?.
Load of cotton bales from J. W. Well's Cania property, May 1925. Enroute to the Ceratodus Railway Station, Burnett District (now North Burnett Region).
Bales of cotton ready for market, Mareeba, ca. 1920 Wagon loaded with several sacks of cotton. Possibly at the depot or railway station.
Residents of Westbrook Station crossing Oakey Creek, ca. 1900 Unidentified men in an open wagon on the bridge crossing Oakey Creek, near Westbrook.
German immigrant family on their farm, probably in the Bethania area, Logan district, 1872 The early part of William Boag's career was spent in Sydney where he was in partnership with portrait photographer Jose... More
View of the first Mount Crosby Bridge during the 1893 flooding. Horses and wagons on the first Mount Crosby Bridge over the Brisbane River.
Carriers on Harveys Range, near Townsville, ca. 1905 A group of men are having a rest with their horses and wagons, while the billy boils.
Dray loaded with wool at Emerald Downs Station, ca. 1917 Present in the photograph are: J. P. Ryan (wool classer and overseer); Bill Deagon (carrier); George Beaumont (railway porter). (Description supplied wit... More
Harvesting on the farm, ca. 1915. A horse-drawn wagon is loaded high with hay and the farmer is standing on top of the load. Two dogs are watching the horses. Cattle are in the paddock to the left and a windmil... More
Travelling entertainers on an open wagon in Charters Towers. A troupe of entertainers called Adair's Black Band playing various musical instruments including concertinas and drums. One of the troup has a magaph... More
Soldiers taking part in a recruitment parade, Brisbane, ca. 1916. A soldier, with a fixed bayonet, stands on top of a dray - part of a recruitment parade.
Buggy loaded with luggage for the Governor's trip to North Queensland, June 1908 Frederick John Napier Thesiger, Baron Chelmsford (born August 12, 1868, London, England, died April 1, 1933, London), was sworn i... More
Loading wheat from the hay wagons to the stacks, Killarney district on the Darling Downs, ca. 1924. Photograph is taken from a book produced as a Christmas gift from the Premier of Queensland and Mrs Theodore a... More
Outside Charters Towers railway station, ca. 1888. Wooden station building adjoining a covered station platform at the Charters Towers rail terminus. Wagons and carriages await the train and passengers. The rai... More
Men and wagons at Harveys [Hervey] Range Hotel [Old Georgetown Road, Thornton's Gap, Hervey Range], near Townsville, ca. 1912. Originally Eureka Hotel, now a heritage listed site. heritage-register.
Sovereign horse bazaar, 1869. Sovereign Hotel in Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, around 1869. The Hotel offered horse, buggies, and carriages for hire, as well as providing livery and bait, and acted as a Commission store.
Woolshed at Bungeworgorai Station in the Roma district, Queensland, ca. 1877 Wool wagons with their horse teams, can be seen in front of the woolshed. This woolshed is on the Scottish Australian Investment's pr... More
Loaded wool wagon outside the Q.N. Bank in Blackall, ca. 1908 Team of horses pulling a loaded wool wagon passing by the Queensland National Bank in Blackall, Queensland. The bank is a timber framed building wit... More
D. Ryan's smithy in Mary Street, Charters Towers, Queensland, ca. 1910 Horse and wagon outside Ryan's Blacksmith shop in Charters Towers.
Stacking hay at Free's farm, near Warwick, Queensland, 1894 Large wagon-load of hay, drawn by horses, on Free's farm, Warwick, in 1894. The hay is being piled into the stack building.
Loading wool bales at the Jimbour woolshed, Darling Downs, Queensland, ca. 1909 In the early days at Jimbour Station property was one of the largest properties and was taken up in the 1840s.The pastoral run nam... More
Wagon with the Federated Enginedrivers and Firemens Association banner, Charters Towers, ca.1914 One of the wagons in the Eight Hour Day procession. Fred English is the wagon's driver and Fred Haddrell is besid... More
Charters Towers butchers' float in the Eight Hour Day Parade, ca. 1914. Wagon decorated with smallgoods and sausages in the Eight Hour Day procession.
Procession at the corner of Herbert and Williams Street, Bowen, Queensland, circa 1922Saints Day procession in Bowen. Bowen branch of Burns Philp & Co. in the background. (Description supplied with photograph.)
Robert Carson's wagon yard and blacksmiths shop in Bowen, 1906 The wagon yard where fifty cane drays were built. (Description supplied with photograph).
German family outside a farm building in the Bethania area, Queensland, ca. 1871 Unidentified German farm property in the Bethania area near the Logan River. A horse-drawn wagon appears in the foreground. The f... More
Team of horses pulling a large wagon loaded with wool bales from Jimbour Station on the Darling Downs, Queensland,. Inscribed on back of photograph: 'Jimbour horse team of wool', Jimbour Station property was on... More
Wylie's team of horses at Birdsville, 1906 Wylie's team of horses behind Turnbull and Duggan's store. Copied from a postcard mailed from Birdsville, 14 November, 1906.
Horse and bullock teams with loads of wool bales compete for space in the street at Charleville, 1901 Charleville is the largest town in South West Queensland and has a population of approximately 3300 people. ... More
Wedding guests and bridal party at a German wedding, Ropeley, ca. 1905. The photograph appeared in The Queenslander with the headline: A German Wedding in West Moreton. The caption that accompanies the photogra... More
Bullock teams transporting wool at Yambacollie Station, Queensland, 1920s Bullock team and a loaded wagon with bales of wool at Yambacollie, Queensland.
Wool loaded on wagons in the Thallon railway yards, Queensland, 1920 Thollon railway station on the Darling Downs, east of Dirranbandi, distributed grain, wool and freight to the surrounding areas.
Dinner camp on the Caboolture - Hopetoun Road, Queensland 1906. Script under photograph reads: 'Dinner camp near Paddy's Pinch on the road from Caboolture to Hopetoun.'. Horses have been taken out of their sha... More
Party of three young women in a horsedrawn wagon on the road to Buderim Mountain, Queensland, 1900-1910. Three older girls in a horsedrawn cart on the road to Buderim Mountain in the early 1900s.
Watson & Son Family Butchers in East Brisbane, 1913 Mr Watson and his staff outside the butchers shop. The older butchers shop on the right was built in the 1880s.
Methodist Bush Mission, Roma, 1906 The photograph shows the travelling wagon of the Methodist Bush Mission. (Description supplied with photograph).
Loaded farm wagons at Helidon in the Darling Downs, Queensland. Coloured postcard produced by the Queensland Government to promote Queensland during the Franco-British Exhibition of 1908. Notes on the back of t... More
Load of cotton, travelling from Thurmiston to Wowan This large wagonload of cotton weighed 48cwt (over 2 tons) (Description supplied with photograph.
Wagon is loaded and the horse team is ready, Blackall district, 1908 Work party preparing to leave for camp to sink a bore. (Description supplied with photograph).
Horsedrawn wagons travelling on a mountain road in the Mount Morgan district, 1892. Road over Razor-back Mountain en route for Mount Morgan. (Description supplied with photograph.).
Kent Brewery, Rockhampton, 1895 Horsedrawn carts outside Kent Brewery. JM Headrick & Co. purchased the brewery in 1894, retaining it until 1905. Situated in Bolsover Street, Rockhampton, it operated from ca. 18... More
View of the busy town of Woodford, 1932. Looking down Archer Street with horses and carts and an early motor car. To the right is a view of the shops and a glimpse of the bakery shop.
Wagon wedding party, West Moreton, 1907. Caption: A German wedding in West Moreton. The wedding party on their way to the church in a German wagon.
Photographer: William Boag Location: Bethania, Queensland, Australia Description: Unidentified German farm property in the Bethania area near the Logan River. A horse-drawn wagon appears in the foreground. Th... More