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Seed Broadcaster

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

Description
Canvas bag with shoulder strap attached to hand driven broadcaster. Wheel with handle when turned drives cogs attached by axle to spindle with blades to propel seed.
Size
H 90cm x W 30 cm
Object Registration
C3414
Keywords
agricultural equipment, early farm equipment
Historical information
Used by local farmer, Tatura district, for 3 generations to broadcast small areas or missed areas or seed (cereals, clover pasture, lucerne).
When Made
early 20th century
Inscriptions & Markings
CORNISH
Last updated
23 Feb 2019 at 1:20PM