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Toll-gate at the Kangaroo Point end of the Story Bridge, Brisbane, 1940-1950 (#119884)

 Toll-gate at the Kangaroo Point end of the Story Bridge, Brisbane, 1940-1950

View of a car approaching the toll-gate at the Kangaroo Point end of the Story Bridge. When the Story Bridge first opened in 1940 the toll charge for motor cars carrying not more than seven passengers was 6d. Other charges ranged from 1d for bicycles to 1/6 for heavy vehicles (Information taken from: Strand Press, The Story Bridge : a commemorative book, 1940).

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