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Grain Grister

From the Collection of Yarrawonga and Mulwala Pioneer Museum 151 Melbourne St, Mulwala NSW

Description
Wooden delivery /storage box on top of metal Grister with three cogs and flywheel [approx. 30 cm diameter] and metal grinding cylinders [rollers] with horizontal grooved lines all around .This is bolted to a wooden stand [painted green] which has a wooden box to receive the crushed grain Rollers are adjustable .Machine driven by flat leather belt on a pulley from a small stationary engine
Size
1.5 h 60 cm dpth 50 cm wide
Object Registration
0392
Keywords
grain, grister, farming, machinery
When Made
1925
Made By
J Bruce & Son (Maker)
Significance
grinding grain
Inscriptions & Markings
Metal plaque attached to top of delivery box. J Buncle Parkside Ironworks North Melbourne
Last updated
3 Apr 2018 at 2:45PM