Sydney Harbour Bridge medal

The front and back of a medal awarded to Vincent Kelly.  The front has an image of the Sydney Harbour Bridge with an inscription that reads: 'From L. Ennis. O.B.E. Director of Construction'. The inscription on the back reads: 'To Vincent R. Kelly. To mark his preservation from serious injury on falling into the harbour. A distance of 182 feet. 23rd. Oct. 1930.'
Gold-plated medal presented to Vincent Kelly after he survived a fall from the Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1930. The medal measures 30mm x 44mm. National Museum of Australia. Photo: George Serras.

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