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Grass Slasher

From the Collection of Puffing Billy Preservation Society School Rd Menzies Creek Victoria

Description
Grass Slasher made of wrought iron with wooden handle
Size
Length Overall: 4' 13/16" ( 1240 mm ) Width: 0' 2 3/4" ( 70 mm )
Object Registration
000231
Keywords
puffing billy, grass slasher
Historical information
Grass Slasher
In the days before motorised whipper snippers, these hand held manual grass slashers were used to clear long grass.
Significance
Historic - Railway Permanent Way and Works - track equipment - Grass Slasher
Last updated
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