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Negative - Three Men With Irrigation Pumping Engine in Engine Room, Mildura, Victoria, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 000168

Black and white cellulose acetate negative.
Description Of Content:
Three men with irrigation pumping engine in engine room. The inverted triple-expansion steam engine was built by Tangyes Ltd, of Birmingham, to a design by George Chaffey, in about 1888.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mavis Heyward, 1985
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

More information

Tagged with: advertising, agricultural equipment, engines, irrigation, power houses, workers
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: Steam Power
Tertiary Classification: stationary steam engines
Organisations Depicted: The Chaffey Machinery
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Mildura, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900
Creator: E Oswald Studio, circa 1900
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Tangyes Ltd, Birmingham, England, Great Britain, 1889
Designer of Item Depicted: Mr George Chaffey, Mildura, Victoria, Australia, 1889

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