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Sign - 'McKibbins Live Stock Transport', Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, 1970-1987 Object Reg. No: SH 900087

Summary:
Sign used by a stock transporter servicing Newmarket Saleyards. Each transporter had their own stock yards for the collection of out going cattle.
Description:
Oblong metal sign, painted with lettering on a white background. Red lettering with blue shadowing. Same on reverse. 2 holles drilled in top for hanging.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from State Government of Victoria Major Projects Unit, 1990
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.50 cm (Height), 53.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: livestock, signage, rural industry, transport packaging, livestock sale yards, making history - newmarket saleyards
Themes this item is part of: Stock Route at the Newmarket Saleyards, Sustainable Futures Collection, Railway Transport at the Newmarket Saleyards, Livestock Industry in Melbourne & the Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Livestock Markets
Tertiary Classification: signage
Inscriptions: Text: McKIBBINS/LIVE STOCK TRANSPORT.
Place Used: Newmarket Saleyards, pre 1987
Organisation Depicted: McKibbin's Livestock Transport, Newmarket, Victoria, Australia, pre 1987

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