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Negative - 'No.4 Bore Portland Dns', Isisford District, Queensland, circa 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 000921

Description Of Content:
No.4 artesian bore on 'Portland Downs' station. The steam engine on the right has an extremely tall funnel.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Janet Troup, 1985
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural workers, artesian bores, drilling rigs, farms, mining equipment, portable steam boilers, steam engines
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: Water Management
Tertiary Classification: artesian bore drilling equipment
Organisations Depicted: Portland Downs Station No.4 Bore
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Isisford District, Queensland, Australia, circa 1915
Creator: Hamilton, circa 1915

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