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Photograph - Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Engine Room, Richmond, Victoria, 1 Dec 1912 Reg. No: MM 121031
- 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.
- Monochrome silver gelatin photographic print.
- Description Of Content:
- Three electric generators in the engine room at the Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Richmond, Victoria, 1st December 1912.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
|Dimensions:||107 mm (Height), 152 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||electric power generation, electric power distribution, electric power stations, engines|
|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: 'Engine Room, Melbourne. 1-12-12.'|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 01 Dec 1912|
|Organisation Depicted:||Melbourne Electric Supply Co. Ltd, 01 Dec 1912|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||C.A. Parsons & Co, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, Great Britain, circa 1908|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Willans & Robinson Ltd, Rugby, England, Great Britain, circa 1911|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Siemens Bros Dynamo Works Ltd, London, Woolwich & Stafford, England, Great Britain, circa 1911|
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