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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Flood on Factory Grounds, Sunshine, Victoria, Feb 1946 Reg. No: MM 016328
- 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.
|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, Factory Dam at Sunshine Harvester Works|
|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|