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Arapiles Historical Society Natimuk, Victoria

The Arapiles Historical Society is based in the small township of Natimuk (pop 500). Natimuk is located 4 hours West of Melbourne in the heart of the Wimmera.

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Contact Information

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PO Box 199 Natimuk Victoria 3409 (map)
phone
+61 (03) 5387 1482

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Location

Main Street Natimuk Victoria

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Flat Iron

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item

Old Jar With Epsom Salts

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item,

Metal Bucket With Lid And Cup

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item, 193.1- lid, 193.2- cup, 193.3- bucket with handle

Leather forming dies

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Four wooden dies, turned, with holes in the top of varying sizes. Four matching wooden stcks with round ends of varying sizes.

Historical information

Three generations back in Webb family. Colin Webb from Grass Flat's Great Grandfather's. Used for making flowers and decorate leatherwork.

Twine Spool

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Farm equipment, coil of metal with a spike and a metal label soldered on

Inscriptions & Markings

Emu brand shop twine

Schurmann Book - Clamor Wilhelm Schurmann - Missionary and Pastor

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

A retangular book of 68 pages with a soft glossy cover of maroon surrounding a sepia photo of Clamor Wilhelm Schurmann.

Historical information

Family history of Clamor Wilhelm Schurmannn ca. 1890 (Lutheran Archives, Adelaide).

Inscriptions & Markings

'Donated to Arapiles Historical Society by Greg, Christine & Keith Lockwood 2,5,2016'. 'Christine Lockwood 7.6.2015' - Best Wishes Betty Huf 7.6.15'. Published 2015 for the 200th Birthday Anniversary of Clamor Wilhelm Schurmann

Needles

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Farm equipment, 261.1- Upholsters needles 2, 261.2- wheat chaff bag needles 4.

Fruit Stoner

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item, used to take stones out of fruit

Fly Swat

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item, made of wire

Cauldron

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold equipment, made of iron

Mincer

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item, 2 mincers and various parts

Strap For Cutthroat Razor

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item, leather strap with metal ring

Spoke Shave

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Horse Equipment, donated by Keith Sudholz of Natimuk from Changbool, Tolondoo

Plaque Tooan Primary School

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

School information, Tooan primary school opening 5.12.69 plaque

Bolt Threader

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Farm equipment, iron hand made with file surface

Old radio

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Billy with lid

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Tin billy approx. 5 L. Rusty with hadle and lid

Inscriptions & Markings

Willow Made in Australia

Candlestick holder

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Decorated handle joined to base and turning holder for small candle.

Historical information

Colin Webb's Great Grandmother used it to sew with. Her maiden name was Walker. She married a Hebbard and her daughter married a Smith.

Coal Chisel

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Farm equipment, made by Beard & Sisson Foundry

Bread Knives

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold equipment, 2 home made knives

Kitchen Cooking Appliances

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold Item, pastry cutter, & strainer

Tongs

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Farm equipment, metal tongs for blacksmithing

Box Irons

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House Hold items, 2 box irons filled with hot coals

Doll

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Very old doll with painted face, crotcheted dress and one shoe

Historical information

AHS original, local collection

Grease Gun

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Farm equipment

Rubber Tea Pot Spouts

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item, 2 rubber tea pot spouts (used when spouts broke)

Egg Beater

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold item, 2 pieces

Leather scroll holder

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Leather document holder in a roll with two buckes and a handle

Inscriptions & Markings

MVI

Jars

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

House hold items, 165.1- Balmoral blend whisky, 165.2- 165.5 earthern wear 165.6- blue and lid, 165.7- Bulloak with lid 165.8-bread bin, 165.9- Encore whisky

Milk Separator

Arapiles Historical Society, Natimuk

Stand with handle and turning container and mechanism

Historical information

Val Webb's family's. The Olivers from Grass Flat. Used it for the family to separate skim milk from cream.

Inscriptions & Markings

Robinson & co Agricultural implement makers Spotswood, vic