P&O Building - Fremantle, Western, Australia
Posted by: blingg
S 32° 03.298 E 115° 44.565
50H E 381312 N 6452780
Quick Description: An early 1900's shipping offices
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 4/21/2017 1:47:43 AM
Waymark Code: WMVHEQ
The building was constructed in the Federation Free Classical style in 1903 originally it was the Australian Union Steamship Navigation Company Building , but the name changed to P & O when the company was taken over in 1914. In the middle of the upper facade are the initials A.U.S.N.C. entwined on a shield, below which is the name "P & O BUILDING" in block lettering.
The bottom part of the walls are granite above which is local limestone blocks.
List: Register of the National Estate
Place ID: 10504
Place File No: 5/12/010/0038
URL database reference: [Web Link]
Year built: 1903
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