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Proudfoot's Historic Boat House by John Sharp

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Proudfoot’s Boathouse on the Hopkins River near Warrnambool is an outstanding example of a late-19th century boathouse complex with associated residence and jetties.
Thomas Proudfoot first applied for a jetty licence in 1885 with a view to establishing a boating business on the Hopkins River. The early single storey sections are thought to date from this period. The two storey second stage probably dates from 1893 when additions were constructed. The entire complex was designed and built by Proudfoot himself. The business remained in the Proudfoot family until 1979.

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Olympus E-30, Zuiko 12-60mm SWD, 18mm, f/5.6, 1/160 sec., ISO 100.

I enjoy photography and love the freedom that digital photography allows you. I enjoy photographing landscapes, coastal scenes and nature.

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  • John Schneider
    John Schneiderover 2 years ago

    A very nice, serene image… well done!

  • Hi John. Thanks for the kind words. This was a lovely setting with the river and the historic boathouse in Warrnambool. Thanks.

    – John Sharp

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpalmost 2 years ago

  • Thank you. Much appreciated.

    – John Sharp

  • jainiemac
    jainiemacalmost 2 years ago

    John i ssued you the wrong banner I’m so sorry , here is the right one



  • Thanks Jane. Any Banner is OK by me! Still much appreciated!

    – John Sharp

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