Box - Small Wooden
From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC
- Small wooden box with brass plaque on top and electric switch attached to the brass, commemorating switching on of district electricity supply.
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- The extension of the S.E.C. supply to country areas of Victoria took place following WW2. Most areas celebrated the occasion with a special 'switching on' function at the local hall. Mrs Downer was the wife of local Councillor John Downer.
Extension of electricity in Victoria|Toolamba|Electricity
- Pres. to Mrs J.E. Downer as a memento of the switching on of electricity at Toolamba, 18/11/1952.
- 5 Sep 2018 at 3:27PM