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Briquettes - Brown Coal Briquettes

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Historical Collection (Geoffrey Blainey Research Centre) Federation University Australia, Mt Helen Campus Federation University Australia E.J. Barker Library (top floor) Mount Helen Victoria

10807.1 - two rectangular briquettes of coal each with one rounded end
10807.2 - a briquet of coal made up of joined oval shapes
10807.1: 13 x 7 x 5 cm (each), 10807.2: 26 x 6 x 4 cm
Object Registration
coal, coal mining, briquettes, briquet, briquette, yallourn, yallourn briquette works, yallourn briquette factory, state electricity commission of victoria
Historical information
10807.1 Usually used for domestic heating.

10807.2 Probably for industrial use - more rapid burning without smoking

Made from brown coal.
Made By
State Electricity Commission (Maker)
Last updated
7 Feb 2019 at 10:05AM