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Glass Negative - Spur Gear Wheel, Chas Ruwolt Pty Ltd, Richmond, Victoria, August 1928 Image Reg. No: MM 011873

Description Of Content:
View of 12' - 6" diameter cast steel spur gear wheel for the State Coal Mine at Wonthaggi, Victoria, August 1928
Photograph taken in the fitting shop, Richmond, with foreman standing in front of the gear.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 1986
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: cranes, machinery components, spur gears
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Vickers Ruwolt Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Engineering Products
Tertiary Classification: gears & gearing
Original Caption: CAST STEEL GEAR WHEEL, 12'-6
Inscriptions: Circular stamp at centre left of negative: 'CHAS RUWOLT PTY. LTD. MELBOURNE PHOTO 390'
Entered in hand-written catalogue as; '390 | Cast Steel Gear Wheel, 12'-6" dia. | State Coal Mine'
Entered in hand-written subject index under 'SPUR GEARS AND PINIONS as: 'Photo No. 390 | 10.8.28 | C. S. Gear Wheel - 12'-6" dia. | State Coal Mine | Q7275 | 2 Negatives.
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White; Whole Plate
Place & Date Depicted: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1928

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