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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Sunshine, Victoria, 1949 Image Reg. No: MM 016385

Description Of Content:
'Chilled cast share production at Sunshine. Bob [Robert] McPherson (left) prepares to knock-out the chill moulds after Tom Rigby has poured the molten metal into them.' Fabricated steel shares were an alternative for use on mouldboard ploughs. Note on.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment, chill moulds, cultivators, factories, manufacturing workers, plough shares
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Images (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Original Caption: CHILLED CAST SHARE PRODUCTION AT SUNSHINE. BOB MCPHERSON (LEFT) PREPARES TO KNOCK-OUT THE CHILL MOULDS AFTER TOM RIGBY HAS POURED THE MOULTEN METAL INTO THEM.
People Depicted: McPherson, Bob; Rigby, Tom
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1949

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