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Oil Container - Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, pre 1987 Reg. No: SH 900177
- Metal oil container used at Newmarket Saleyards. Possibly used for measuring oil or petrol, and to fill up tractors or other machinery.
- Large conical-shaped metal vessel with handle and flared rim - wider at one side and pushed in to form spout. Apparently hand-made and welded from galvanised metal. Approximate width at neck 5cm. Approximately one gallon.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from State Government of Victoria Major Projects Unit, 1990
|Dimensions:||28.00 cm (Height), 18.50 cm (Width), 41.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||livestock, rural industry, livestock sale yards, making history - newmarket saleyards|
|Themes this item is part of:||Administration & Maintenance at the Newmarket Saleyards, Municipality of Melbourne, Victoria, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Newmarket Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Livestock Markets|
|Inscriptions:||Printed: '1 GALLON'|
|Place Used:||Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, Victoria, Australia, pre 1987|
|User:||Melbourne City Council (MCC), Newmarket, Victoria, Australia, pre 1987|