No. 1 Forge (Commonwealth ordnance factory, Maribyrnong

Collection ID ART22205
Collection type Art
Title No. 1 Forge (Commonwealth ordnance factory, Maribyrnong
Measurement Overall: 61 x 50.8 cm
Object type Painting
Maker Craig, Sybil
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 21 June 2017
Copyright AWM copyright

No. 1 Forge (Commonwealth ordnance factory, Maribyrnong), Ordnance workshop, forge, civilians, technology, tools and machines, unidentified men in forging team. 1500 Tons Hydraulic Press, porter bar, travelling crane, suspension chain, steam boilers. The personnel comprising the forge:- Forger, Forger's Assistant, Forger's Underhand, Press Operator, Crane Driver. Each of these men are highly skilled in their particular jobs. Coupled with these men are 5 Furnicemen, 1 Coal Wheeler and 2 Boiler Attendents.

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