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Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Flood on Factory Grounds, Sunshine, Victoria, Feb 1946 Image Reg. No: MM 016328

Summary:
Black and white photograph of a flood going through factory grounds in 1946. The water came from Stoney Creek. The image shows old casting boxes filled with gravel to form a levee bank to prevent the store of charcoal from being washed away. Anderson Road is in the background.
Description Of Content:
Flooded water surrounded by a levee bank, buildings and trees.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment components, factories, floods, gravel, railway lines, workers, yards, levees
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Original Caption: STONEY CREEK IN FLOOD THROUGH FACTORY: 26TH FEB '46
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 26 Feb 1946

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