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Site Plan - H.V. McKay, Factory Plan, 1904 Document Reg. No: HT 9474

Summary:
Plan showing an overview of the H.V.McKay Sunshine Harvestor Works factory, dated 1904, at Sunshine, Melbourne, Victoria. The plan shows the flow of the creek through the property, all surrounding roads, and railway lines leading into the site. The factory departments are identified and highlighted in blue.

The plan was created on 4.12.1950, under the company name of H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd.
Description:
Plan showing an overview of the H.V.McKay Sunshine Harvestor Works factory, dated 1904, at Sunshine, Melbourne Victoria. The plan shows creek leading to dam, and all surrounding roads, and railway lines. Hand drawn in black ink pen on a cream paper, with factory departments areas highlighted in blue.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 365 mm (Width), 578 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: factories, plans, surveying
Themes this item is part of: Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Sunshine Stripper Harvester, The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, Factory Site of Sunshine Harvester Works, Factory Dam at Sunshine Harvester Works
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: factory plans
Inscriptions: Printed in black in lower edge of page: " Reduced from Plan #2469, Print Files by ? -04 Scale 1'=20' / H.V. McKAY MASSEY HARRIS PTY. LTD. / SUNSHINE, W 20, VICTORIA. AUSTRALIA. / FACTORY PLAN / 1904 / Scale 1"=160' / DATE 4-12-50 / Y169 A / Const. Eng. / File No. 00039 / D.No. J.8.39"
Creator: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 04 Dec 1950
Organisation Named: H.V. McKay, Sunshine Harvester Works, Australia, 1904

The plan was created in 1950, but documents the McKay factory site as it was in 1904.
References: http://museumvictoria.com.au/sunshine/. Viewed by LDH, 23.10.08.

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