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Photograph - Spotswood Pumping Station, Man with Pipes, Spotswood, Victoria, circa 1992 Image Reg. No: MM 133476

Summary:
Black and white photograph part of a collection of images relating to Scienceworks. The images depict exterior views of the building, exhibitions, events and staff, mostly shot by staff photographers.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Desmond (Des) Lang, manager of the engineering workshop oiling the valve gear of No.8 Austral Otis steam pumping engine inside the north boiler room at Spotswood Pumping Station.
Acknowledgement:
Reproduced courtesy of Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 240 mm (Height), 300 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: museum history, spotswood sewerage pumping station, sciences, museums, pumping stations, engineering industry, museum victoria, scienceworks, museum staff
Themes this item is part of: Spotswood Sewerage Pumping Station, Melbourne, Victoria, Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MUSEUM HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Architecture & Buildings
Tertiary Classification: machinery
Format: Photograph: Colour; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Spotswood Pumping Station, Spotswood, Victoria, Australia, circa 1992
Organisation Depicted: Scienceworks, Museum Victoria, Spotswood, Victoria, Australia, circa 1992
Person Depicted: Mr Desmond (Des) Lang - Museum Victoria, Spotswood, Victoria, Australia, circa 1992
Creator: Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1992

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