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Negative - Details of Horseworks, Shepparton, Victoria, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 6583

Description Of Content:
Detail of horseworks mechanism, showing gearing and attachment of horse-shafts.
Horseworks were widely used during the 19th century and early 20th century for driving agricultural machinery and occasionally in other industries such as mining.

Note: This image was previously incorrectly described as a "Horse Whim".
Acquisition Information:
Copied from J. Furphy & Son Pty Ltd, 1988
Acknowledgement:
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment, factories, horseworks
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Animal Power
Tertiary Classification: horseworks
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Shepparton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910
Creator: J D Peirce Studio, circa 1910

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