Book - VicRail Transport of Stock, Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, 1983 -1986 Document Reg. No: SH 900160

Book with green cover titled: "VIC RAIL/NEWMARKET SALEYARDS/COMMENCED 17-5-83". The original printed headings are ignored and columns have headings for number of vehicles, place, name/s and date, number of cattle. Only 7 pages have been used, written in ballpoint pen. Used by Victorian Railways at the Newmarket Saleyards. Dated 08 August 1984 - 16 January 1986.
Foolscap size book with green crocodile printed stiff covers and green cloth binding. Sections of book have been stitched with red cotton thread. Stiff grey end paper at back of book present, the front end paper is missing, together with first page of data. Pages torn at back. Book is read across two pages, both printed in columns.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from State Government of Victoria Major Projects Unit, 1990
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 33.16 cm (Height), 1.20 cm (Width), 20.70 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: rural industry, rural victoria, rail transport, railways, livestock sale yards, making history - newmarket saleyards
Themes this item is part of: Railway Transport at the Newmarket Saleyards, Municipality of Melbourne, Victoria, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection, Sale Days & Sale Records at the Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Livestock Markets
Tertiary Classification: livestock transport
Inscriptions: Front cover, handwritten in blue ink "VIC RAIL/ NEWMARKET SALEYARDS/COMMENDED 17-5-83".
Place Used: Newmarket Saleyards, Newmarket, Victoria, Australia, 1983-1986
Creator: Melbourne City Council (MCC), Newmarket, Victoria, Australia, 1983-1986

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