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Cutting Gauge - Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, pre 1987 Reg. No: SH 900043
- Square timber pole with notches of varying widths, depths and spacing cut into it. Probably used to standardise spacings between rails on cattle fences. Used at Newmarket Saleyards.
- Long, narrow piece of timber with horizontal and diagonal notches of varying widths, depths and spacing cut into it. One edge has been painted light brown.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from State Government of Victoria Major Projects Unit, 1990
|Dimensions:||194.00 cm (Height), 3.00 cm (Width), 4.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||working life, livestock, rural industry, livestock sale yards, making history - newmarket saleyards|
|Themes this item is part of:||Administration & Maintenance at the Newmarket Saleyards, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Newmarket Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Livestock Markets|
|Tertiary Classification:||hand tools|
|Place Used:||Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, Victoria, Australia, pre 1987|