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Printing Press

From the Collection of Heathcote McIvor Historical Society 19 Herriot Street Heathcote Victoria

Large cast Iron print press
Object Registration
heathcote mcivor newspaper press
Historical information
Used by McIvor Times to print the local newspapters the Rodney Advertiser and McIvor News in Heathcote McIvor 1853-1941
Made By
Hopkinson Cope (Maker)
It is significant to heathcote as it has provided the early gold mining community of the McIvor District with the current news of the day.
Inscriptions & Markings
has maufactures details Hopkinson Cope
and a badge with 1879 on front with a crest
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM