Subseries Subseries 20 - First Hall of Residence, University College of Townsville, University of Queensland

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UQFL117-Series A-Subseries 20


First Hall of Residence, University College of Townsville, University of Queensland


  • 1964-1967 (Creation)

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1 volume (29 architectural drawings) + 41 architectural drawings.

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While working as University Architect for the University of Queensland, the Co-Ordinator General of the Department of Public Works asked Birrell to design the campus plan for the The University College of Townsville. The College, to be an extension college of University of Queensland, was opened in February 1961. Birrell designed several of its early buildings as University of Queensland Architect, including the First Hall of Residence.

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Unrestricted access

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  • English

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Related correspondence can be found in UQFL117-Series C-File 4.

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Oversize folders 40-41.


Previously housed in Folder 39 as A22.

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Created, Linda Justo, 2-Mar-2021




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  • Oversize folder: UQFL117 Oversize folder 40
  • Oversize folder: UQFL117 Oversize folder 41