Pump - Centrifugal
From the Collection of Maldon Vintage Machinery Museum Inc Vincents Road Maldon Victoria
- Large double suction centrifugal pump with 36" suction and discharge branches weighing 7500 kg.
Cast iron baseplate for the pump measuring 154 x 185 x 22 cm.
The pump is fitted with a spring grid coupling.
The pump and baseplate are painted pale blue.
- L 245 x W 245 x H 235 cm
- VMVM 62
- machinery - pumps; metalwork
- Approximately 1954
- This pump was situated at Mildura Victoria and pumped water from the Murray river to irrigate the fruit blocks.
- The pump identification plate has been removed and there are no markings cast on it.
The baseplate has Thompsons cast in relief on the top surface.
The coupling has a brass nameplate with Richardson Spring Grid Coupling engraved on it.
- 21 Jan 2018 at 11:44AM