‘Anger at City Gateway Eyesore’

It is not the first time in Port Melbourne's history that the entry to Melbourne from Port Melbourne has been described in these terms. In 1929, the Metropolitan Town Planning Commission report described  'this approach to Melbourne is a drab and … [Read more...]

Pt Melbourne, 1992 by Brian Cleveland

View of Beach Street showing the London Hotel, Swallow & Ariel, Harper's Starch Factory and the on;y remaining pylon from the Centenary Bridge. … [Read more...]

Port Melbourne, April ’91 by Brian Cleveland

View of Station Pier from the roadway between the piers showing the small brick electrical substation and the foot of the pier and the 'third leg' of Centenary Bridge in the background. … [Read more...]

Port Melbourne, June 1991 by Brian Cleveland

As Centenary Bridge was demolished between March and June 1991, Brian continued to visit and record the process. This sketch show the remnants of Centenary Bridge near Station Pier in June 1991. … [Read more...]

Demolition of Centenary Bridge, Port Melbourne, April 1991 by Brian Cleveland

As Centenary Bridge was demolished between March and June 1991, Brian continued to visit and record the process. Centenary Bridge, partly demolished, with Station Pier in the background. … [Read more...]

Centenary Bridge (early stage of demolition), Port Melbourne, March 1991 by Brian Cleveland

As Centenary Bridge was demolished between March and June 1991, Brian continued to visit and record the process. Centenary Bridge from in front of the London Hotel.  Although Brian notes that it is the early stage of demolition, the bridge looks … [Read more...]

Centenary Bridge, Port Melbourne, March 1991 by Brian Cleveland

In March 1991 Brian recorded many views of Centenary Bridge just as preparations were being made to demolish it. One of the Centenary Bridge staircases. … [Read more...]

Centenary Bridge, Port Melbourne, March 1991 by Brian Cleveland

In March 1991 Brian recorded many views of Centenary Bridge just as preparations were being made to demolish it. A side elevation of one of the Centenary Bridge staircases. … [Read more...]

Centenary Bridge, Port Melbourne, March 1991 by Brian Cleveland

In March 1991 Brian recorded many views of Centenary Bridge just as preparations were being made to demolish it. One of the staircases at Centenary Bridge. … [Read more...]

Centenary Bridge, Port Melbourne, March 1991 by Brian Cleveland

In March 1991 Brian recorded many views of Centenary Bridge just as preparations were being made to demolish it. The staircase leading from Centenary Bridge to the Port Melbourne railway station. … [Read more...]

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