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Photograph - Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Engine Room Extensions, Richmond, Victoria, 15 Apr 1914 Image Reg. No: MM 121038

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:
Black and white silver gelatin photographic print.
Description Of Content:
Construction site showing excavation work in preparation for engine room extenstions at the Melbourne Electric Supply Co, Richmond, Victoria, 15th April 1914.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 152 mm (Height), 113 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: electric power generation, electric power distribution, electric power stations, construction sites
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 Extensions, / Melbourne. 15-4-14.'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 15 Apr 1914
Organisation Depicted: Melbourne Electric Supply Co. Ltd, 15 Apr 1914

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