The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine

port pirie south australia

public
104 media by topicpage 1 of 2
Hart's Jetty, Port Pirie - showing the sail boat Empress of China(GN02413A)
Port Pirie South railway station yards 1909, Y class loco hauling mixed train on right

Port Pirie South railway station yards 1909, Y class loco hauling mixe...

The railway yard, passenger station and narrow-gauge locomotives and freight and passenger rail vehicles at Port Pirie South, South Australia, in 1909; looking north. Includes workers, a horse employed for shu... More

Country shows - Port Pirie(GN11953)

Country shows - Port Pirie(GN11953)

five negatives on one photograph - "Port Pirie, the Friendly City" by K. Bullock pages 93 & 94

Port Pirie Smelting Works(GN07924)
Sailing ships and steamers at Port Pirie, S.A. - 1909 (47065382534)

Sailing ships and steamers at Port Pirie, S.A. - 1909 (47065382534)

Sailing ships and steamers at Port Pirie, S.A. - 1909

Wharf at Port Pirie, S.A. - very early 1900s (39041373045)

Wharf at Port Pirie, S.A. - very early 1900s (39041373045)

Wharf at Port Pirie, S.A. - very early 1900s

Commonwealth Railways steam locomotive CN76 on a mixed train about to leave Port Pirie Junction (Solomontown) station for Port Augusta

Commonwealth Railways steam locomotive CN76 on a mixed train about to ...

With Port Pirie Junction (known as Solomontown) station building in the background, Commonwealth Railways CN class steam locomotive no. 76 awaits two employees at the back of the train to finish their task bef... More

ABP11, Port Pirie, 1951

ABP11, Port Pirie, 1951

Commonwealth Railways standard gauge composite sitting car ABP11 at Port Pirie, South Australia.

Map of the hundred of Pirie, 1896 (Surveyor-General's Office, Adelaide, South Australia)

Map of the hundred of Pirie, 1896 (Surveyor-General's Office, Adelaide...

An 1896 map of the hundred of Pirie, in South Australia, which includes the town of Port Pirie; prepared by the Surveyor-General's Office, Adelaide, South Australia

Overhead Monorail(GN05790)

Overhead Monorail(GN05790)

This is an image of an overhead view of a monorail near Port Pirie, South Australia. This image is a part of wider series of photographs taken by Captain Frank Hurley in 1935.

Port Pirie - cranes and machinery(GN15195)
Ellen Street station and 'Long Tom' brake van on passenger train, 1947 (SLSA B 19252)

Ellen Street station and 'Long Tom' brake van on passenger train, 1947...

With Ellen Street station in the background, a broad gauge train is in the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie and is being loaded for its journey to Adelaide. Prominent is the 12-wheeled 'Long Tom' brake van. I... More

Building a playground, Port Pirie(GN11976)

Building a playground, Port Pirie(GN11976)

"Port Pirie, the Friendly City" by K. Bullock pages 93 & 94

Building a playground in one day at Memorial Park, Port Pirie, 1918 (HTSA GN11975)

Building a playground in one day at Memorial Park, Port Pirie, 1918 (H...

Port Pirie lost 234 men who had volunteered to serve in the First World War. In 1917 it was decided that a memorial park should be built in the town to commemorate those who had fallen. Broken Hill Associated S... More

Trans-Australian train westbound from Port Pirie Junction to Port Augusta, Sep 1938 -- loco Ga 24 (John Buckland)

Trans-Australian train westbound from Port Pirie Junction to Port Augu...

"Trans-Australian" train westbound from Port Pirie Junction to Port Augusta and on to Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. The locomotive is Ga class number 24.

Port Pirie - ship ('Pioneer Star') alongside dock(GN15188)
Port Pirie - men using industrial machinery(GN15199)
Port Pirie - three young children in street outside their house(GN15159)
Port Pirie South railway yard, looking north, about 1910 (SLSA B 39865)

Port Pirie South railway yard, looking north, about 1910 (SLSA B 39865...

A photo from an elevated viewpoint of Port Pirie South railway yard (with narrow gauge tracks only), looking north, about 1910

Ellen Street station and Y class locomotive no. 104, about 1930 (SLSA B 22810)

Ellen Street station and Y class locomotive no. 104, about 1930 (SLSA ...

The Ellen Street, Port Pirie, railway station with a Y class locomotive (no. 104) and a V class four-wheeled louvre van on the narrow-gauge railway line outside the Ellen Street station.

Panorama of Port Pirie(GN02740)
Port Pirie - Port Germein Gorge (car on side of the road)(GN15162)
CN76, Port Pirie, 1951(2) - Steam locomotive, Public domain image

CN76, Port Pirie, 1951(2) - Steam locomotive, Public domain image

Commonwealth Railways CN class locomotive, no. CN76, at Port Pirie, South Australia. The locomotive was built in Canada in 1908 for the Canadian Northern Railway, and was later owned by the Canadian National R... More

Loading wheat onto steamship Woodford at Port Pirie(GN11355)
Port Pirie - man standing outside house at Risdon Park(GN15178)

Port Pirie - man standing outside house at Risdon Park(GN15178)

This house is located at 33 Arthur Crescent, Risdon Park, a suburb of Port Pirie. It was in a housing estate that provided homes for workers at Port Pirie's smelters. The estate was the only one in Port Pirie t... More

Port Pirie - people sitting on reserve(GN15181)
Port Pirie Smelting(GN11691)
CB class, Port Pirie, ca 1951

CB class, Port Pirie, ca 1951

A Commonwealth Railways CB class railcar, with a trailer car, at Port Pirie, South Australia. The railcar was built by the Budd Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. It is a standard Budd Rail Diesel Ca... More

Ellen Street station and passenger train headed by SAR loco 625, 1940 (SLSA B 30245)

Ellen Street station and passenger train headed by SAR loco 625, 1940 ...

A train on the broad-gauge railway line running down the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie. It comprises South Australian Railways steam locomotive no. 625, two steel passenger cars and a 'Long Tom' brake van.... More

Ellen Street station, train and crowd, 1904 (colour-added, photographer-modified postcard -- SLSA B 11616)

Ellen Street station, train and crowd, 1904 (colour-added, photographe...

A just-arrived passenger train on the narrow-gauge railway line running down the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie. Visible are six bogie passenger cars and a 'Long Tom' 12-wheeled brake van. Many passengers a... More

GA24 + Trans-Australian Express, nr Port Pirie, 1938

GA24 + Trans-Australian Express, nr Port Pirie, 1938

"The 'Trans-Australian' westbound from Port Pirie Junction in September 1938 worked by Ga-class 4-6-0 No. 24 to Port Augusta"

Port Pirie Harbours Board(GN05370)

Port Pirie Harbours Board(GN05370)

G.P. Negative captioned: Port Pirie - copied for Harbours Board 23-3-1925. (G Brooks)

Port Pirie(GN05646A)

Port Pirie(GN05646A)

A sunset at Port Pirie on the banks of the ocean in Port Pirie, various boats can be seen in the background as well as the smelting mill. This image is part of a series of photographs taken by Captain Frank Hur... More

Ellen Street, Port Pirie, and train, about 1900 (SLSA B 55173)

Ellen Street, Port Pirie, and train, about 1900 (SLSA B 55173)

A train on the narrow-gauge railway line running down the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie. It comprises a steam locomotive, loaded 4-wheel wagons, a passenger car and a four-wheeled (six?) brake van. An empt... More

Port Germein Gorge Road at Port Pirie(GN05340)

Port Germein Gorge Road at Port Pirie(GN05340)

Neg no. 202. Index says: "The Gorge Road, 25 miles from Port Pirie". This would be the Port Germein Gorge. (G Brooks) - Re-titled to reflect G Brooks' notes.

Port Pirie - man watering plants on reserve(GN15179)

Port Pirie - man watering plants on reserve(GN15179)

This reserve was part of a new housing estate at Risdon Park, a suburb of Port Pirie. The estate provided homes for workers at Port Pirie's smelters. The man in the image seems to be the same man shown in GN151... More

Port Pirie - four people walking in park(GN15151)
Port Pirie - Port Germein Gorge (man on horse)(GN15161)
Lead Ingots at Smelting Works Port Pirie(GN07923)

Lead Ingots at Smelting Works Port Pirie(GN07923)

Lead ingots stacked in smelter yard, Port Pirie, by the wharfs, with a ship's derrick visible in the background.A repaired version of this image is File:Lead ingots stacked at smelter, Port Pirie (HTSA GN07923 ... More

Location of narrow-gauge Solomontown station (centre, where girl is) at Port Pirie ca 1950 (right-hand side of SLSA B 23640)

Location of narrow-gauge Solomontown station (centre, where girl is) a...

On the outskirts of Port Pirie, South Australia, this narrow-gauge "station" was established at Solomontown in 1911. It consisted only of a small waiting shelter, a signboard, and a compacted earth footpath wh... More

Ellen Street station and arriving train headed by SAR loco 624, 1937 (SLSA B 23647)

Ellen Street station and arriving train headed by SAR loco 624, 1937 (...

A train on the broad-gauge railway line running down the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie. It comprises South Australian Railways steam locomotive no. 624, four steel passenger cars and a brake van. The stree... More

Port Pirie Smelting(GN11693)
Port Pirie Smelters.(GN05664)

Port Pirie Smelters.(GN05664)

This image is a view through the Telfer Monorail at the Port Pirie Smelters. The Port Pirie Smelters processed lead and zinc ore. This image is part of a series of photographs taken by Captain Frank Hurley in 1935.

Port Pirie - ship called 'Fort La Cloche' alongside dock(GN15187)
Port Pirie - children's playground, probably Risdon Park(GN15180)

Port Pirie - children's playground, probably Risdon Park(GN15180)

This reserve was part of a new housing estate at Risdon Park, a suburb of Port Pirie. The estate provided homes for workers at Port Pirie's smelters. The man in the image seems to be the same man shown in GN151... More

Port Pirie - children's playground(GN15165)
Port Pirie - ship called 'Fort La Cloche' alongside dock(GN15186)
Port Pirie smelters -- coming off shift circa 1904 (SLSA B 11617)

Port Pirie smelters -- coming off shift circa 1904 (SLSA B 11617)

Smelter workers walking down Ellen Street, the main street of Port Pirie, at the end of their shift. The BHP smelter was built in 1889 alongside an existing one built by British Broken Hill Blocks mining compa... More

South Australian Railways locomotive 530 arrives with East-west Express at Ellen Street station, Port Pirie, 1953-54

South Australian Railways locomotive 530 arrives with East-west Expres...

South Australian Railways locomotive 530 arrives with the East-west Express from Adelaide at Ellen Street station, Port Pirie, 1953-54

CN76, Port Pirie, 1951(1) - Steam locomotive, Public domain image

CN76, Port Pirie, 1951(1) - Steam locomotive, Public domain image

Commonwealth Railways CN class locomotive, no. CN76, at Port Pirie, South Australia, with a mixed train for Port Augusta, South Australia. The locomotive was built in Canada in 1908 for the Canadian Northern R... More

Ellen Street station and Yx locomotive no. 104, about 1930 (SLSA B 22810)

Ellen Street station and Yx locomotive no. 104, about 1930 (SLSA B 228...

The Ellen Street, Port Pirie, railway station with a South Australian Railways Yx class locomotive (no. 104) and a Dw four-wheeled louvre van on the narrow-gauge railway line outside the Ellen Street station.

GM2 + Trans-Australian, Port Pirie, ca 1951

GM2 + Trans-Australian, Port Pirie, ca 1951

Commonwealth Railways GM class diesel-electric locomotive, no. GM2, with a passenger train, almost certainly the Trans-Australian, at Port Pirie, South Australia. The locomotive was built by Clyde Engineering ... More

Port Pirie Smelting Works(GN11321)
Port Pirie Smelting(GN11692)
Port Pirie Smelting Works(GN11896)
Wheat stacks at Port Pirie(GN02189)

Wheat stacks at Port Pirie(GN02189)

Wheat stacks at Port Pirie showing train line and cart, 9 August 1917.

Cranes and ship at Broken Hill Associated Smelters' Port Pirie wharf(GN15189)

Cranes and ship at Broken Hill Associated Smelters' Port Pirie wharf(G...

In the 1950s zinc ingots were loaded on to ships at the Broken Hill Associated Smelters' Port Pirie wharf. See Nancy Robinson, Reluctant Harbour: The Romance of Pirie, (1976), Nadjuri Australia, Jamestown, pp.... More

Port Pirie - cows(GN15182)
Port Pirie - industrial equipment(GN15197)
Port Pirie - man using industrial equipment(GN15207)
Proposed new hospital block at Port Pirie - technical drawing(GN10202)
Smelters at Port Pirie(GN05663)

Smelters at Port Pirie(GN05663)

A man and three horses stand by one of the Port Pirie smelters. The BHP smelter was built in 1889. A smelter in Broken Hill was closed down and all smelting operations were concentrated in Port Pirie. By 1934 P... More

Lead ingots at smelting works wharf, Port Pirie (HTSA GN07701)

Lead ingots at smelting works wharf, Port Pirie (HTSA GN07701)

Stacked lead ingots and ships at the smelting works wharf, Port Pirie.See also: Lead Ingots at Smelting Works Port Pirie(GN07923).jpg.

Map of Port Pirie (part), its railway reserves, and Solomontown, 1896

Map of Port Pirie (part), its railway reserves, and Solomontown, 1896

Map of Port Pirie, South Australia (part), its railway reserves, and Solomontown, 1896. To the right of the original map is a copy overlaid with explanatory artwork.

Ellen Street station and passenger train headed by SAR loco 522, Port Pirie, early 1950s (NRM AZ04913)

Ellen Street station and passenger train headed by SAR loco 522, Port ...

A steamlined South Australian Railways 520 class steam locomotive (no. 522), ahead of four steel passenger cars and a 'Long Tom' 12-wheeled brak van is in the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie, South Australia... More

Ellen Street station and streetscape, 1914 (SLSA PRG-280-1-10-47)

Ellen Street station and streetscape, 1914 (SLSA PRG-280-1-10-47)

The narrow-gauge railway line running down the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie. The street is lined with shops and public buildings; in the left foreground is the Ellen Street station.

Ellen Street, about 1904 (SLSA B 9785)

Ellen Street, about 1904 (SLSA B 9785)

The narrow-gauge railway line running down the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie. The street is lined with shops and public buildings.

Building a playground, Port Pirie(GN11976) (cropped)

Building a playground, Port Pirie(GN11976) (cropped)

"Port Pirie, the Friendly City" by K. Bullock pages 93 & 94

Port Pirie Showing Factories and a Harbour(GN07700)

Port Pirie Showing Factories and a Harbour(GN07700)

Adelaide Milling Company and Federal Wharf Company Ships in Background - Federal Wharf Company in S & M Directory 1908 - 1920, so photograph not in 1920s. From the number of sailing ships, c. 1910. - Date chang... More

Diesel (SAR 845) and steam (T class) locos with freight cars in Ellen Street, Port Pirie, South Australia, 2 Sep 1965 (photographer Lindsay Bridge)

Diesel (SAR 845) and steam (T class) locos with freight cars in Ellen ...

In Port Pirie, South Australia, trains ran down the middle of the main street between 1902 and 1967. With the central dome of the Victorian Pavilion-style Ellen Street station building visible, South Australia... More

Transporting metal ingots at Port Pirie (PRG-280-1-27-202)

Transporting metal ingots at Port Pirie (PRG-280-1-27-202)

A small steam locomotive being used to transport metal ingots at the Port Pirie smelting plant, South Australia. The locomotive is a small Hudswell Clarke product built in Leeds, England, in 1902 (serial number... More

Equestrian event at Port Pirie (HTSA GN15153)

Equestrian event at Port Pirie (HTSA GN15153)

People riding horses in a gymkhana at the Port Pirie racecourse in the 1940s

Port Pirie - children's playground(GN15163)
Port Pirie - Port Germein Gorge(GN15176)
Port Pirie - sheep in paddock(GN15160)
Port Pirie - men using industrial machinery(GN15203)
Port Pirie - three children sitting on grass looking over at some buildings(GN15177)
DE91, Port Pirie, 1951 - A black and white photo of a train engine

DE91, Port Pirie, 1951 - A black and white photo of a train engine

A Commonwealth Railways DE class diesel locomotive, no. DE91, shunting at Port Pirie, South Australia. A standard General Electric 44-ton switcher, it entered service with the CR in July 1950.This is one of a ... More

Port Pirie - outside industrial site(GN15196)
Port Pirie - two men using machinery(GN15198)
Port Pirie Shipping(GN11400)

Port Pirie Shipping(GN11400)

S.A. Large Print Album (vol. 2)

Port Pirie Smelters(GN05667)

Port Pirie Smelters(GN05667)

The Pillars of Industry taken at the Port Pirie Smelters. A man and three horses stand by one of the Port Pirie smelters. The BHP smelter was built in 1889. A smelter in Broken Hill was closed down and all smel... More

Lead ingots stacked at smelter, Port Pirie (HTSA GN07923 - repaired)

Lead ingots stacked at smelter, Port Pirie (HTSA GN07923 - repaired)

Lead ingots stacked in smelter yard, Port Pirie, by the wharfs, with a ship's derrick visible in the background.This is a repaired version of the file listed below, which had a large crack in the glass negative.

Ellen Street station, train and streetscape, about 1920 (SLSA B 16583)

Ellen Street station, train and streetscape, about 1920 (SLSA B 16583)

A train on the narrow-gauge railway line running down the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie. It comprises a South Australian Railways steam locomotive, two passenger cars and a 'Short Tom' brake van. The stree... More

Port Pirie ore train from Broken Hill at Solomontown about 1951 (SLSA B 58892-499)

Port Pirie ore train from Broken Hill at Solomontown about 1951 (SLSA ...

The photo is taken from the southern side of the Port Pirie Junction railway platform looking approximately south-east to Railway Terrace. A narrow gauge South Australian Railways T class steam locomotive, numb... More

Galloways Wharf, Port Pirie - copied for Harbours Board on 13 December 1916(GN02418)
Port Pirie - men working in large building on industrial equipment(GN15190)
Port Pirie Smelting(GN11690)
Port Pirie - industrial machinery(GN15200)
Wheat at Port Pirie(GN11759)
Bullock wagon in Ellen Street, Port Pirie, 1906 (SLSA PRG-280-1-1-322)

Bullock wagon in Ellen Street, Port Pirie, 1906 (SLSA PRG-280-1-1-322)

Ten bullocks are stationary after hauling a wagon along Ellen Street, Port Pirie, South Australia, in 1906. The bullock driver, holding a long whip pole, is talking with another man. The wagon is filled with b... More

Wheat train on Ellen Street, Port Pirie, South Australia, looking south, about 1875 (SLSA B 8363)

Wheat train on Ellen Street, Port Pirie, South Australia, looking sout...

A wheat train on Ellen Street, Port Pirie, South Australia, looking south. The information accompanying the photograph indicates it was taken very soon after the opening of the Port Pirie–Gladstone narrow gaug... More

Port Pirie Junction (Solomontown) platform with passengers changing between Adelaide and Kalgoorlie trains, 1 Sep 1965 (Lindsay Bridge)

Port Pirie Junction (Solomontown) platform with passengers changing be...

In the era in South Australia when railway lines had been built to different gauges, passengers had to change trains at Port Pirie Junction (also named Solomontown) platform. The Commonwealth Railways standard... More

Ellen Street station, about 1929, front on (SLSA B 43855)

Ellen Street station, about 1929, front on (SLSA B 43855)

Front view of the Ellen Street railway station, Port Pirie, South Australia, about 1929. After the station closed in 1967 it became a museum of the National Trust and is in the same state as when built.

Port Pirie Post Office and Ellen Street station, about 1905 (photographer-modified postcard -- SLSA B 39575)

Port Pirie Post Office and Ellen Street station, about 1905 (photograp...

A passenger train on the narrow-gauge railway line running down the centre of Ellen Street, Port Pirie, outside. It is outside the Ellen Street station, completed in 1902 and the Post Office, enlarged in 1905, ... More

Ellen Street station, Port Pirie, looking south, about 1904 (SLSA B 11421)

Ellen Street station, Port Pirie, looking south, about 1904 (SLSA B 11...

A postcard showing Ellen Street station, Port Pirie, South Australia, looking south, about 1904. The station building was built in the Victorian Pavilion style 1902 as the town's second station. The two narrow... More

Country shows - Port Pirie(GN11974)

Country shows - Port Pirie(GN11974)

"Port Pirie, the Friendly City" by K. Bullock pages 93 & 94

Port Pirie - external view of factory(GN15194)
Port Pirie - train coming into town(GN15156)
Port Pirie - Port Germein gorge, car travelling on road(GN15155)
Previous

of 2

Next