Treadle Lathe

Accompanying information sheet says: Wooden bed constriction with lathe mounted on top (2 sections). No distinguishing marks. Probably home-made.

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Mangle/wringers

"Folding handle". Two of these. A small mangle (2 photos) sitting on table and a larger freestanding mangle (3 photos). "Made in England". Freestanding mangle. Above the rollers it has "Wring at each end of rollers". On cog behind wheel "OIL"

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Tram

No 8 tram, at Launceston Tramway Museum. It was in service in Launceston from October 1911 to June 1951. Starting from the front, there is the driver's compartment, an open seating section, access to the saloon, saloon, another open seating section with a door into the saloon, and a driver's compartment at the other end....

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Gaiety Theatre, Zeehan

A large theatre in a (now) small mining town. Built 1898. A small historical display within the building provides the following information: Edward Mulchay M.H.A built a timber hotel called the Royal Exchange on the site of an abandoned silver/lead mine in 1882. It was totally destroyed by fire two years later but within five...

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