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From the Collection of Ballarat Fire Brigade Corner Barkly & East Streets Ballarat East Victoria

Description
B&W photograph of Shand Mason steam pumper taken beside Ballarat Fire Station in Barkly street. Pumper is being drawn by 2 dark coloured horses. Pumper has 3 firemen and a driver on board. 3 children are standing against the fence in the rear of the picture. Photo is mounted on an brown coloured card with dcorative scrolls.
Size
305mm X 247mm H
Object Registration
016
Historical information
Shand Mason steam pumper was purchased by the brigade in 1881 and was the first of its kind in Victoria. Picture shows side view of original station and corrugated iron fence
When Made
around 1881
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM