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Photograph - Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Circulating Water Suction Pipe, Richmond, Victoria, Aug 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 121008

Summary:
Part of a large photographic collection of glass plate and film negatives, photographic prints and photo albums, relating to the development of the electric power supply industry in Victoria, operated by the State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) from 1919 to 1993 and various predecessor private and municipal power supply enterprises dating back to the late 1880s.
Description:
Sepia toned black & white silver gelatin photographic print.
Description Of Content:
Circulating water suction pipe at the Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Richmond, Victoria, 1st August 1910. Buildings can be seen in background.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 110 mm (Height), 157 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: electric power generation, electric power stations, water pipes, fences, barbed wire, chimneys, electric power wires
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) Collection
Primary Classification: ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
Secondary Classification: Electric Power - Generation
Tertiary Classification: power stations
Inscriptions: Hand written in black ink on album page below photograph: 'Circulating Water Suction Pipe, New Position, / Melbourne, 1-8-10.'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 01 Aug 1910
Organisation Depicted: Melbourne Electric Supply Co. Ltd Green Street Power Station, Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 01 Aug 1910

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