Open Research is currently undergoing maintenance with the search being reindexed. The number of items available to be searched will return over time on Wednesday, 12 May 2021.
Saloon bar in the Bridge Hotel, corner of Victoria Road and Wellington Street, Rozelle, Sydney
|Collections||Tooth & Company Limited|
|Date created:||August 1941|
Two barmaids stand behind a linoleum-topped curved counter. Both the bar and the walls are faced with mottled tiles. The saloon features a linoleum floor laid in a basketweave pattern, chromed edgings and fixtures, cornices and beams decorated with moulded plasterwork, glass brick panels and ceiling lights circled by fluorescent tube rings. Other details include a wall clock, potted palms and vases of flowers. The Bridge Hotel was purchased by Tooth & Company in January 1926. On completion of rebuilding in August 1941 the hotel was a two storeyed brick structure with a fully tiled ground floor exterior and a roof of corrugated asbestos. The architectural style is known as P. & O. Ship Style because of its similarities to ocean liner forms.
|Location:||Victoria Road, Rozelle, Sydney|
Wellington Street, Rozelle, Sydney
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.