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Photograph - Robert Stephenson & Co, V.R. Locomotive No. 34, England, 1855 Image Reg. No: MM 108697

Summary:
Black and white photograph of railway shunting steam engine made in 1855 and purchased by the Sunshine Harvester Works in 1904.

Image from a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 126 mm (Height), 168 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: railway lines, steam engine
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: transportation
Inscriptions: Printed in black ink in photograph: 'V.R locomotive No. 34 was originally Titania, the Geelong and Melbourne / Railway Company's first yard shunter, built by Robert Stephenson & Co., Newcastle- / of Swan Hill and did work as a pumping engine. Later it ran on the Koondrook / Tramway. In 1904 it was aquired by the Sunshine Harvester Works and was'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer: Robert Stephenson & Co, England, Great Britain, 1855
Place & Date Depicted: England, Great Britain, 1885

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