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September Meeting – Man of steel’s grand-daughter to offer EDI insights

Saturday, 23 September | 2PM

IN 1911, Arthur Joseph Deakin and Daniel Evans formed a partnership that would have far-reaching significance for Brisbane.

From humble beginnings as an engineering supply business, Evans Deakin Industries (EDI) grew to be a successful steel manufacturing company, responsible for such iconic Brisbane landmarks as the Story Bridge, the Grey Street Bridge, […]

2017-10-31T05:28:16+00:00

Unveiling at Freshwater Apartments

ON Saturday 24 June, Freshwater Apartments in Gray Street, New Farm, hosted the unveiling ceremony for its long-awaited historical plaque.

Along with residents were many members of the Ruddle and Maloney families, a large Naval contingent from HMAS Moreton, as well as Federal, State and Local government members.

“One plaque is on the boardwalk adjacent to the […]

2017-08-30T09:12:25+00:00