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Negative - Mildura District, Victoria, 1925-1935 Image Reg. No: MM 4935

Description Of Content:
Two steam engines on 'Big Lizzie' trailer.'Big Lizzie' had a 60 hp 8 ton, 215 rpm single cylinder Blackstone oil engine. The tractor unit: 34 ft long x 11 ft, weighing 45 tons and capable of carrying a 10 payload, 750 gallons of cooling water.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Florence Beaton, 1987
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: portable steam engines, tractors, trailers
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Steam Power
Tertiary Classification: portable steam engines
Organisations Depicted: 'Big Lizzie'; Bottrill, Frank
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Mildura District, Victoria, Australia, 1925-1935
Maker of Item Depicted: Frank Bottrill, Victoria, Australia, 1915

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