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Photograph - Brockway Motors Ltd, Timken Worm Drive, Sydney, New South Wales, circa 1920 Reg. No: MM 111773
- Image from a photograph album containing twenty one photographs of motor trucks. The album was used by Brockway Motors Ltd.
- Monochrome silver gelatin photographic print attached with cloth tape to paper. Paper has two punctures for ring binder.
- Description Of Content:
- Illustration showing an x-ray view of a Timken-Detroit worm drive axle.
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||103 mm (Height), 171 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||motor vehicles, motor trucks, road transport, machinery components|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ROAD TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Motor Vehicles|
|Tertiary Classification:||motor trucks|
|Inscriptions:||Embossed into photograph: 'PHOTO BY / MILTON KENT / SYDNEY'
Printed in black text on front of photograph: 'X-Ray View of a Timken-Detroit Worm Drive Axle / Note the simplicity and sturdiness of the construction [extensive text]'
Printed in black text on front of photograph: '33.'
Typeset in black ink on back of photograph: 'The famous Trimken worm drive full / floating rear axle as fitted to / Brockway Trucks. The only successful / centre drive yet invented.'
Printed in black ink on back of photograph: 'Science Museum / of Victoria'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1927|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||J. Brockhouse & Co., Ltd.,, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia|
|Photographer:||Milton Kent, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|