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Fremantle Port: Contents

Overview: Fremantle Port/s


1991 VQ Report
1998 draft masterplan/2004
Masterplan 2000
Victoria Quay Commercial Precinct Plan, 2016


Boom Defence buildings 1 & 2
Cargo/Transit Sheds: A, B, C, D, E, J
C.Y. O'Connor building/Lumpers Cafeteria
Fort Quarters
Fremantle Port Authority building
Immigration Centre
Maritime Museum
Navy Commander Residence
Passenger Terminal
Railway stations 1 & 2

[Numbers and names are Jack Kent's]
3. Public toilet
4. Waiting room
6. Mechanical workshops
7. General main store
11. Workshop/store
12. Works office
13. Plumbers workshop
14. Garage/workshops/office
15. Office & amenities building
16. FPA fire station


Arthur Head (Manjaree, Jail Hill)
C.Y. O'Connor statue
Dago Bay
Fort Arthur
South and North Moles
Southern Crossing (sculpture)
Victoria Quay (South Wharf)
Welcome Walls


Stevens 1929 History of the Harbour
Hutchison 1991 History of the Port
Kent 1991 History of VQ buildings
David Hutchison's Victoria Quay walk
'Bloody Sunday'


Tom Edwards
Harbour Masters
C.Y. O'Connor
Henry Passmore
William Renton
Paddy Troy

References and Links

Appleyard, Reg 2012, 'Port plans: Stirling to O'Connor'Fremantle Studies, 7: 123-136.

Dowson, John 2001, Fremantle: the Immigration Story, Fremantle Society.

Dowson, John 2003, Old Fremantle: Photographs 1850-1950, UWAP.

Dowson, John 2011, Fremantle Port, Chart and Map Shop, Fremantle.

Dowson, John 2014, Off to War: WWI 1914-1918, TFS Corp, 2014.

Ewers, John K. 1971, The Western Gateway: A History of Fremantle, Fremantle City Council, with UWAP, rev. ed. [1st ed. 1948].

Fletcher, Tony 1999, 'Fremantle 1939-1945: extraordinary events at the port'Fremantle Studies, 1: 25-29.

Fremantle Society [John Dowson] 2000, Twentieth Century Immigration through Fremantle.

Harcourt, Geoff 1999, 'The purple circle'Fremantle Studies, 1: 39-46.

Hutchison, David, Jack Kent, Agnieshka Kiera, Russell Kingdom, Larraine Stevens, Tanya Suba, 1991, Victoria Quay and its Architecture its History and Assessment of Cultural Significance, City of Fremantle.

Hutchison, David 1999, 'Shedding light on sheds in transit', Fremantle Studies, 1: 66-76. [See also: sheds on Victoria Quay.]

Hutchison, David 2006, 'Walk 1: Victoria Quay', Fremantle Walks.

Hutchison, David 2012, '"Bloody Sunday" revisited', in Paul Arthur Longley & Geoffrey Bolton, Voices from the West End: Stories, People and Events that Shaped Fremantle, WA Museum: 210-249.

Ludewig, Alexandra 2014, 'Fremantle Port: gateway to abeyance', Fremantle Studies, 8: 78-95.

Macintyre, Stuart, 1984, Militant: The Life and Times of Paddy Troy, Allen & Unwin.

Oliver, Bobbie 2019, 'War on the waterfront', Radical Perth Militant Fremantle, Interventions, Melbourne: 231-239.

Oliver, Bobbie 2019, 'Fremantle's Bloody Sunday', Radical Perth Militant Fremantle, Interventions, Melbourne: 241-250.

Peters, Nonja 2004, 'The immigration buildings Victoria Quay 1906-1966'Fremantle Studies, 3: 40-52.

Stevens, J.W.B. 1929, The History of the Fremantle Harbour, A Romance in Port Building, in Hitchcock, qv.

Tull, Malcolm 1997, A Community Enterprise: the History of the Port of Fremantle 1897-1997, International Maritime Economic History Association, St Johns, NL.

Tutton, Matthew, 2003, 'Engineering geology of Fremantle Harbour: an historical perspective', Australian Geomechanics Symposium in Print.

Victoria Quay Commercial Precinct Plan, CODA, 2016.

Fremantle Ports, Administration Building: a booklet called 50 Years Administration Building may be downloaded from that page as a PDF.

Notes in Fremantle, the newsletter of the Fremantle Society: October 1994 (E Shed), August 1998March 2004August 2007September 2008March 2010October 2014.

Fremantle Ports website

See also: lumpers, Daniel Elias.

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