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Photograph - Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Erection of Coal Bunkers, Richmond, Victoria, Aug 1913 Image Reg. No: MM 121035

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:
Workmen standing in front of coal bunkers at the Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Richmond. Chimney in background.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 119 mm (Height), 164 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: electric power generation, electric power distribution, electric power stations, construction sites, coal bunkers, chimneys
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: 'Melbourne, August 1913.'
Format: Photograph: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, Aug 1913
Organisation Depicted: Melbourne Electric Supply Co. Ltd, Aug 1913
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: E. Campbell & Son Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1913

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