Search the collections
Glass Negative - Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, Casing for Water Turbine, circa 1949 Reg. No: MM 012574
- 2 Negatives, A & B.
- Description Of Content:
- Side view of a steel casting in the Vickers Ruwolt Foundry with a man. The casting is a section of a stayring for a 13,000 Kw. Francis wheel hydro-electric water turbine for the Kiewa Hydro-Electric Scheme in Northern Victoria
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 1986
|Tagged with:||water turbines, castings, hydro electric generators, hydro electric schemes|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Vickers Ruwolt Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Engineering Products|
|Tertiary Classification:||hydro electric equipment|
|Original Caption:||SECTION C.S. CASING FIR 13000 KW WATER TURBINE WITH MAN. THOMPSONS CASTLEMAINE. 1951|
|Inscriptions:||Circular stamp at bottom left of negative: 'VICKERS RUWOLT PTY LTD PHOTO 1147'
Entered in hand-written catelogue as: '1147 | Section C S Casing for 13000 KW Turbine | Thompsons Castlemaine'
Entered in hand-written subject index under 'Miscellaneous Castings' as: '1147 | 5.4.51 | Section C.S. Casting for 13000 KW Water Turbine (Kiewa) | Thompsons Castlemaine | T951 | 2 Neg.'
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White; Whole Plate|