Townsville - Queen City of the North
15 Views in Colour
Produced by Murray Views,
Gympie, Queensland

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The following pictures are from a small foldout set of colour views of Townsville that was purchased by Ross Thomson while he was based in Townsville in 1943 with "D" Aust Heavy Battery at Magazine Battery overlooking Townsville Harbour. 

Murray Views Pty. Ltd. in Gympie are still producing exceptionally beautiful foldout sets of colour photographs of tourist locations around Australia.

Murray Views Pty. Ltd
Postcard and Souvenir Specialists since 1908

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City buildings, Townsville

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The Strand, Townsville

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Bougainvillea, The Strand, Townsville

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Swing Basin and South Townsville

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Flinders Street, Townsville

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Castle Hill and Victoria Bridge, Townsville

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Parking Area, Castle Hill, Townsville

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Overlooking Harbour, Townsville

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Sunset, Inner Harbour, Townsville

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The Harbour, Townsville

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View from Stanton Hill, Townsville

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Flinders Street, Townsville

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Overlooking Strand Park, Townsville

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The Basin, Townsville

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Railway Station, Townsville




I'd like to thank Ross Thomson of "D" Aust Heavy Battery for providing the above pictures.


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This page first produced 6 July 2003

This page last updated 05 September 2018