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Mossgreen / Sydney Morning Herald Photography Archive, Part 1 - 12/12/2017 / Photographs (Art) / Lot 153
DAVID MOORE (1927-2003). (Port Hedland), 1968. silver gelatin photograph. bears Mt. Newman Mining Co. Pty. Ltd. label verso: Port hedland --- A 1,440 foot long string of welded rail is pulled from special positioning equipment on the first day of rail laying on the Mt. Newman iron ore railroad (March 4, 1968). Laying began near the rail storage yard 10 miles south of Port Hedland. Mt. Newman Neg. No. DM049. 20 x 25 cm.