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Glass Negative - Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 25" x 212' Primary Cone Crusher for Albion Quarries, May 1957 Image Reg. No: MM 012590

Description Of Content:
View of 25" x 212" Ruwolt designed primary cone (gyratory) crusher, May 1957.
Photograph taken in Vickers Ruwolt Fitting Shop showing one employee (possibly Ted Clark) standing alongside and the oil lubricating tank in front of the machine.
It is believed that two of these Ruwolt designed crushers were built. The other built for Mt Lyell Mining & Rsilway Co. Museum Ref. MM 012347.
The crusher is capable of processing 300 tons per hour of run of quarry rock.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 1986
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: quarrying machinery, gyratory crushers
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Vickers Ruwolt Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Engineering Products
Tertiary Classification: quarrying equipment
Original Caption: RUWOLT PRIMARY CONE CRUSHER. 25 x 212" RECEIVING OPENING WITH MAN. ALBION QUARRYING CO.
Inscriptions: Circular stamp at bottom of negative: 'VICKERS RUWOLT PTY LTD MELBOURNE PHOTO 1221'
Entered in hand-written catalogue as; '1221 | Ruwolt Primary Cone Crusher 25" x 212" Receiving Opening | Albion Quarrying Co.'
Entered in hand-written subject index under 'ROCK CRUSHERS AND DETAILS as: '1221 | 30.5.57 | Ruwolt Primary Cone Crusher 25" x 212" Receiving Opening | Albion Quiarries | A6856 | 2 negs'
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White; Whole Plate
Date Made: 1957

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