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Negative - Eucalytus Distillery, Bald Hill, via Pakenham, Victoria, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 7230

Description Of Content:
Bush eucalyptus distillery housed in an simple open-sided timber pole framed shed with corrugated galvanised iron roof and centre chimney. There is a horsedrawn tip dray tipped up to dump eucalytus leaves at the right-hand end of the shed. In front of the shed is a corrugated iron water tank on its side and what looks like a small steam pump. There is a semi-derelict timebr cottage with corrugated iron roof in the background behind scattered trees.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs H Kirby, 1988
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: steam engines, eucalyptus distilleries, eucalyptus oil production
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: General
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Bald Hill, Pakenham, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910

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