Negative - State Electricity Commission, Yallourn, Victoria, circa 1920s-1960s Image Reg. No: MM 10710

Part of a large photographic collection of glass plate and film negatives, photographic prints and photo albums, relating to the development of the electric power supply industry in Victoria, operated by the State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) from 1919 to 1993 and various predecessor private and municipal power supply enterprises dating back to the late 1880s.
Description Of Content:
Yallourn open cut - no.6 dredger loading train.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: bucket wheels, coal, dredges, open cut mines, rail transport, railway lines, railway wagons, railways
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Transport Collection, State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SECV) Collection
Primary Classification: MINING & METALLURGY
Secondary Classification: Extraction - Brown Coal
Tertiary Classification: coal dredgers
Format: Negative: Black & White
Place Depicted: Yallourn, Latrobe Valley, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

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