Newport Railway Workshops Deputy Manager's House (1915)

Newport Railway Workshop Deputy Managers House (1915)

  • Best surviving 19th century railway workshops in the world.
  • One of Australia's most outstanding items of industrial heritage.
  • Workshops were one of Victoria's largest and best equipped engineering establishments, with up to 5,000 employees on site.
  • Reflects prevailing spirit of confidence and optimism in a period of great wealth and growth in the Victorian Railways and Victoria generally.
  • Contain rare examples of equipment and machinery associated with railway manufacture.