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Photograph - Brockway Motors Ltd, Five Ton Truck, Sydney, New South Wales, circa 1927 Reg. No: MM 111776
- 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:
- A five ton Brockway truck with flat bed body. Signwriting reads 'W. Cooper, Carrier, Wyndham St, Alexandria' & 'A. Cooper, Reiby Lane, Circular Quay'. Photograph probably taken in the grounds of the University of Sydney.
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||103 mm (Height), 171 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||motor cars, motor vehicles, motor trucks, trees, road transport|
|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'
Typeset in black ink on back of photograph: 'A sturdy 5ton Brockway. Note gridiron / in front of Radiator. Strength of / wheels & position of front axle for / easy turning in short radius oversize / tyres etc.'
Printed in black ink on back of photograph: 'Science Museum / of Victoria'
Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: '£1195 chassis / complete with ES. light / speed (indecipherable) box / 9 12" Goodyear Tyers'
|Model Name/Number:||5 ton|
|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|