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Bulldog Clip - Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, pre 1987 Object Reg. No: HT 27694

Summary:
"Bulldog" style clip used on the notice board at the Newmarket Saleyards. Also used to hold live weight tickets in the stock pens. Used on masonite notice board hung in Administration Offices at Newmarket Saleyards.
Description:
Large sized "bulldog" style clip made from a rectangular sheet of springy steel curved into a cylinder, with two flat steel strips inserted to form combined handles and jaws. The handles are pressed to form a pattern of lines that appear as if they are twisted together.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from State Government of Victoria Major Projects Unit, 1990
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: working life, livestock, rural industry, rural victoria, livestock sale yards, making history - newmarket saleyards
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Newmarket Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Livestock Markets
Tertiary Classification: equipment
Place Used: Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, Victoria, Australia, pre 1987
References: See Parent Record

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