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- A Place & Date Depicted Richmond, Australia
Glass Negative - Chas Ruwolt Pty Ltd, Crusher Head of 25" x 212" Primary Cone Crusher for Mt Lyell Mining and Railway Company, March 1939 Reg. No: MM 012368
- Description Of Content:
- View of crusher head of the 25" X 212" primary cone (gyratory) crusher head showing lower head plate, March 1939.
Photograph taken in Charles Ruwolt Fitting Shop showing one employee standing alongside the component.
It is believed that two of these Ruwolt designed crushers were built. The other built for Albion Quarries, N.S.W. Museum Ref. MM 012590.
The crusher is capable of processing 300 tons per hour
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 1986
|Tagged with:||castings, mining machinery|
|Themes this item is part of:||Engineering Collection, Vickers Ruwolt Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Engineering Products|
|Tertiary Classification:||mining & ore processing equipment|
|Original Caption:||'RUWOLT' PRIMARY CONE CRUSHER.|
|Inscriptions:||Entered in hand-written catalogue as; '927 | Crusher Head Showing Lower Head Plate | Ruwolt Primary Cone Crusher Mt Lyell M & R Co'
Entered in hand-written subject index under 'ROCK CRUSHERS AND DETAILS as: '927 | 28.3.39 | Crusher Head Showing Lower Hesd Plate | Mt Lyell M & R Co | J9588 | 1 neg'
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White; Whole Plate|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1939|