Photographs of Murray River places [PRG 1258/2] • Photograph

Outside the Berri pump house

Outside the Berri pump house

Outside view of the Berri Pumphouse.

Berri irrigation pumps

Berri irrigation pumps

Internal view of Berri Irrigation pumps, with a man tending the machinery.

Machine shop for the Berri pumphouse

Machine shop for the Berri pumphouse

View of Machine shop for Berri pumps.

Portion of the pump engine for Berri irrigation pumping

Portion of the pump engine for Berri irrigation pumping

Four men standing beside a large portion of pump engine for Berri Irrigation.

View of the Berri pumping station

View of the Berri pumping station

View of Berri pumping station.

Berri Pumping station viewed from the river

Berri Pumping station viewed from the river

View of Berri pumping station from the river.

Berri Pumping station viewed from the road

Berri Pumping station viewed from the road

Berri pumping station, with firewood stacked in the foreground, viewed from the road.

Steam tractor crane used at Berri

Steam tractor crane used at Berri

Steam tractor crane used at Berri. This is Fowler Crane engine number 14852 currently located at the Cobdogla Irrigation & Steam Museum.

Loading dried fruit onto T.F. barge for river transport at Berri

Loading dried fruit onto T.F. barge for river transport at Berri

Loading dried fruit onto 'TF' barge.

River landing at Berri for Murray Shipping

River landing at Berri for Murray Shipping

Horse and cart and buildings near the river landing at Berri by Murray Shipping agency.

View across a large woodpile to a river steamer at Berri

View across a large woodpile to a river steamer at Berri

Wide view across a large woodpile to a river steamer at Berri.

Early view of Berri buildings with dirt road

Early view of Berri buildings with dirt road

Early view of Berri showing homes and dirt road with horse and cart in distance.

P.S. Canally and other river boats at Berri

P.S. Canally and other river boats at Berri

Bow view of 'P.S. Canally' and other river boats at Berri.

View across river to Berri pumping station

View across river to Berri pumping station

View across river to Berri pumping station.

Three river steamers passing through Lock 3 Berri

Three river steamers passing through Lock 3 Berri

Wide view of Lock 3 construction site, with three paddle steamers passing or approaching.

Two men inspecting the 1931 flood scene at Berri

Two men inspecting the 1931 flood scene at Berri

Two men standing near the levee bank inspecting the 1931 flood water at Berri, with homes and buildings in background.

View of Berri Hotel across the river

View of Berri Hotel across the river

View of Berri Hotel across the river.

Main irrigation channel at Berri

Main irrigation channel at Berri

View of a curve in the main irrigation channel, Berri.

River and fruit blocks at Berri

River and fruit blocks at Berri

Wide view of river and fruit blocks at Berri.

On the road approaching Berri with fruit trees in distance

On the road approaching Berri with fruit trees in distance

View of the fruit blocks approaching Berri, with man on a horse standing aside for a car to pass on a narrow dirt road.

Fruit gardens outside Berri

Fruit gardens outside Berri

View across the fruit blocks and gardens to the river lined with trees outside Berri.

View past bare paddock to Berri Hospital

View past bare paddock to Berri Hospital

View across a bare paddock to Berri Hospital, a horse under the shade of a tree in foreground, and several children playing at the side of the building.

Berri Irrigation Trust Office with white picket fence

Berri Irrigation Trust Office with white picket fence

Irrigation Trust Office, Berri, with new white picket fence.

Berri Methodist Church with bell tower

Berri Methodist Church with bell tower

Berri Methodist Church with bell tower.

Distant view of riverfront shacks below Berri

Distant view of riverfront shacks below Berri

Distant view across the Murray, of riverfront shacks spread out along the river bank, between large river gums, below Berri.

Berri ferry with cars driving off

Berri ferry with cars driving off

Berri ferry at river bank, with operator assisting cars to drive off.

Two men in horse-drawn cart at Lake Bonney in flood

Two men in horse-drawn cart at Lake Bonney in flood

Two men in a horse-drawn cart at Lake Bonney in flood, with trees under water.

Horses and carriage at Lake Bonney in flood

Horses and carriage at Lake Bonney in flood

Two couples in a horse-drawn cart beside Lake Bonney in flood.

Saies Ltd. staff at a picnic at Lake Bonney

Saies Ltd. staff at a picnic at Lake Bonney

Mixed group of Saies Ltd. staff at a picnic on the shore of Lake Bonney. Staff are dressed formally, the women in white dresses and large hats, and most are sitting around the picnic hampers, under the shade of trees.

Barmera Pumping Station during flood

Barmera Pumping Station during flood

Barmera pumping station during flood, with water very close.