1101, 2021

Windsor Substation

This tramway substation was constructed circa 1948 during the postwar expansion of Brisbane’s public transport infrastructure.

Electric trams were first introduced to Brisbane in 1897 and a number of substations were constructed throughout the City in the first half of the twentieth century in order to support continued expansion of the […]

2810, 2020

Windsor War Memorial

Windsor War Memorial Park is a heritage-listed park with war memorial at 311 Lutwyche Road, Windsor, City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It was built in 1925 and added to the Queensland Heritage Register on 21 October 1992.

The Windsor War Memorial was erected on behalf of the citizens of the Town […]

2309, 2020

Windsor State School – The Constitution Rd corner

This land was part of the playing fields of the Windsor State School (opened 1916) and was used for Aussie Rules football and cricket. During World War Two, the Allied Works Council requisitioned this portion, and a U.S. Navy Submarine Supply Depot was built (1943). US submarines were based at Capricorn […]

809, 2020

Windsor State School

Windsor State School has an outstanding reputation as a school with a strong sense of community spirit and support.

This reputation began in 1865 when local residents of the area lobbied the government for a school for their children. Through their joint efforts of lobbying, donating, and helping, Windsor’s history began […]

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