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- A Place & Date Depicted Red Cliffs, Australia
Negative - Red Cliffs, Victoria, 1920-1930 Reg. No: MM 8587
- Description Of Content:
- 'Big Lizzie': the largest tractor built in Australia prior to the First World War, with 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 Unknown Biggest Family Album Contributor, 1991
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||rail transport, railways, steam traction engines|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Internal Combustion Power|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Red Cliffs, Victoria, Australia, 1920-1930|
|Maker of Item Depicted:||Frank Bottrill, Victoria, Australia, 1915|