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Glass Negative - Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 60" dia. Table Feeder, Commonwealth Portland Cement Co. Ltd., Jan.1959 Image Reg. No: MM 012613

Description:
2 Negatives, A & B.
Description Of Content:
View of 60" dia. table feederl manufactured for Commonwealth Portland Cement, January 1959.
Photo taken in Vickers Ruwolt Fitting Shop.
These feeders could be used to feed raw (slurry) mills with dry limestone orm cement (clinker) mills. The feed rate could be varied by varying the height of material on the rotating table or the opening of the gate.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 1986
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: cement making machinery
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Vickers Ruwolt Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Engineering Products
Tertiary Classification: cement making equipment
Original Caption: 60" DIA. TABLE FEEDER WITH MAN. COMMONWEALTH PORTLAND CEMENT CO. LTD.
Inscriptions: Circular stamp at bottom of negative: 'VICKERS RUWOLT PTY LTD MELBOURNE PHOTO 1251'
Entered in hand-written catalogue as '1251 | 60' dia. Table Feeder | Com'wealth Portland Cement Co.'
Entered in hand-written subject index under 'Cement Making Machinery' as '1251 | 6.1.59 | 60" dia. Table Feeder | C'wealth Port. Cement | C2492 | 2 NEG'S'
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White; Whole Plate
Date Made: 1959

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