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- A Place & Date Depicted Shepparton, Australia
Negative - Details of Horseworks, Shepparton, Victoria, circa 1910 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
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|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|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Shepparton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910|
|Creator:||J D Peirce Studio, circa 1910|