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- A Place & Date Depicted Sunshine, Australia
Photograph - H.V. McKay, Scott Engine Works, Sunshine, Victoria, 1913 Reg. No: MM 016095
- Worker operating a horizontal boring machine (driven by overhead belt-drive) in the 'Scott' Engine Works, part of the H.V. McKay factory located in Anderson Road.
Photograph is located in an album: Volume No.1: 'Views of Factories and Branches', page 5. This is one of 25 albums that provide detailed visual documentation of the activities of the McKay enterprise.
This image forms part of the extensive McKay Sunshine collection which includes images, film, objects, trade publications and oral histories.
- Description Of Content:
- Worker machining an engine-block and testing gauges can be seen on the table in the foreground.
|Tagged with:||boring machines, engineering works, engines, equipment manufacturing, factories, manufacturing workers|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Factory Site of Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine Motor Works at Sunshine Harvester Works, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||factory interiors|
|Original Caption:||'SCOTT ENGINE WORKS: 1913'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1913|
http://museumvictoria.com.au/sunshine. Viewed 7.5.09.
http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A100286b.htm. Viewed 7.5.09.
Perry, Warren. 'The Science Museum of Victoria'.
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