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Negative - William Ross With Fence Dropper Boring Machine He Invented, Ballarat Showgrounds, Victoria, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 000071

Description Of Content:
William Ross at the Ballarat Showgrounds with his invention of a dropper boring machine. He is wearing glasses, a hat and boots. There is a tree to the right of the image. A venue of the showgrounds is in the background.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from William Ross, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment, artesian bores, droppers, innovations, inventions, showgrounds, water bores, hats, boots, trees, glasses
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Water Management
Tertiary Classification: boring apparatus
People Depicted: Ross, William
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900
Creator: G Montgomery Studio, circa 1900

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