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Main Title: Port Phillip Forts / Keith Quinton
Author: Quinton, Keith
Imprint: Geelong West : Keith Quinton, May 2009.
Collation: 120 p. : ill., hbk ; 33 cm x 28 cm
Subject: Forts
Coastal defence
Historic buildings and structures
Historic sites
Military history
Pictorial works
Port Phillip Bay (Vic.) (Bunurong Country and Wadawurrung Country)
ISBN: 9780980643015 0980643015
Between 1880 - 1889 the Victorian government defended the southern entrance to Port Phillip and the city of Melbourne with a complex of fortifications designed specifically to defend a system of electrical minefields. The forts were further developed in a series of upgrades that continued until 1942 - 1945 This book is a photographic record of the surviving fortifications. (2009)
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 359 QUI Available