A0034887B VICTORIA

 

ABN 82 104 322 096

Beaumaris Conservation Society Inc.
(formerly Beaumaris Tree Preservation Society 1953-70)

P.O. Box 7016

BEAUMARIS VIC 3193

info@bcs.asn.au

 

www.bcs.asn.au

Tel 0395891802, 0429176725

 

Fax 0395895194

 

 
Dunlop Rubber Company's Plans for Beaumaris 1939-45

 

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JUNE 1945
*  FACTORY VILLAGE PLAN REVIVED:
Rydges Journal
had, as its cover story, an article on the Dunlop Rubber Company's plan for Beaumaris.
The detailed, zoomable, plan of the proposed Dunlop village on its 180 hectares of central Beaumaris can be accessed here.



AUGUST 1939
* BEAUMARIS ON FRONT PAGE OF MELBOURNE EVENING NEWSPAPER:
The plan
announced by The Herald newspaper in Melbourne of the Dunlop Rubber Company's plan for a large factory village on 180 hectares of land it had bought in Beaumaris was stymied a month later by the outbreak of World War II.



 

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