Report upon the various plans for the improvement of the Port of Melbourne : return to address, Mr. Mollison, 27th January, 1854

Corporate Author: Victoria. Governor (1855 : Hotham)
Published: Melbourne : John Ferres, Government Printer, 1855
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1854-55, no. C 50
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Item Description: "Laid upon the Council table by the Colonial Secretary, by command of His Excellency the Governor, and ordered by the Council to be printed and plan to be lithographed, 11th June, 1855"
"In lieu of the drawings which accompanied this report, a general plan of the Port of Melbourne has been lithographed, on which the various schemes are shewn on a smaller scale"
Plans referred to in report: 1. Plan of a ship canal and docks, by F. C. Christy, C.E.. 2. Plan of the Melbourne and Hobson's Bay Railway. 3. Plan of the Williamstown Branch of the Melbourne, Mount Alexander, and Murray River Railway. 4. Design for a breakwater and piers at Williamstown, by Lieutenant Amsinck, R.N.
Includes appendix, comprising - letter Aug. 1854 from H. Amsinck, Lieut. R.N. to the Colonial Engineer, Melbourne, Particulars of works, Estimate of the probable expense of breakwater and piers, with wharehouses, coal sheds, rails, cranes, &c., for a commercial harbor in Hobson's Bay, and Description of fortifications for Hobson's Bay - all signed H. Amsinck
Physical Description: 10p., [1] leaf of plates : plan ; 33cm.

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