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Glass Negative - Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, Casing for Water Turbine, circa 1949 Image Reg. No: MM 012574

Description:
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
Discipline: Technology

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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
Date Made: 1951

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