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Oertling 62FM beam balance

Oertling 62FM beam balance

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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England
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L Oertling Ltd
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1930
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Set of banjo shaped Chinese scales used for weighing gold and herbs

Set of banjo shaped Chinese scales used for weighing gold an...

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Beam balances
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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'Deep Sinking, Bakery Hill, Ballaarat 1853', Samual Thomas Gill

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Lithographs
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Bakery Hill, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1853
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Victoria Police Gazette, 1853 to 1855

Victoria Police Gazette, 1853 to 1855

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Victoria Police
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'Rules and Regulations of the Isabella Gold Mining Company Registered', and cover, Bendigo, 23 September 1870

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1870
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Flat-top mining cart

Flat-top mining cart

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Carts
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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'Prospecting', about 1886

'Prospecting', about 1886

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Lithographs
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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William T. Smedley
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1886
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Household candle box with six original candles, Ballarat goldfields

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Storage boxes
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Miner's safety hook, Ballarat

Miner's safety hook, Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Safety equipment
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Household candle boxe with five original candles and accessories, Ballarat goldfields

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Storage boxes
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mine rope ladder, Buninyong

Mine rope ladder, Buninyong

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Ladders
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Gold miner's pick with initals 'JLR', Ballarat

Gold miner's pick with initals 'JLR', Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Picks
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Beam balance

Beam balance

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Set of brass scales attached to a black wooden base with fou...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Beam balances
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Large windlass, Stawell

Large windlass, Stawell

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Winches
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Stawell, Victoria, Australia
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Beam balance

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Set of banjo shaped Chinese scales used for weighing gold and herbs, Ballarat

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Folio of proof plans and maps, George Gordon and Calder Oliver, 1870s

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Calder E. Oliver
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Beam balance

Beam balance

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Bruxelles, Belgium
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H.L. Beckler Fils & Co
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1930
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Griffin and Tatlock beam balance

Griffin and Tatlock beam balance

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Griffin and Tatlock
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H.B. Selby beam balance

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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H.B. Selby & Co Pty Ltd
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