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Glass Negative - Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 60" dia. Table Feeder, Commonwealth Portland Cement Co. Ltd., Jan.1959 Reg. No: MM 012613
- 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 or cement (clinker) mills with clinker. 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
|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|