BTM Collection Record

btm4911i

btm4911i

 

BTM Reg. Number

 

4911

Physical Description

 

Letter and Pamphlets

Summary

 

A set of documents under cover of a Forest City letter dated 29/7/1936 to the General Manager Ballarat, typed in black and red ink. Has a date received stamp of 20 August 1936. Contains the following items.

4911.1 - Letter from "The Forest City Electric Co. Limited" to ESCo re Point controllers, tramway signals and warning signs, dated 29/7/1936 - 2 pages.

4911.2 - Collins Patent Automatic Point Turner - sheet 19 - 4 pages - sheet 19, two copies.

4911.2a - ditto, sheet 18 QT - four pages.

4911.3 - Electrically operated Point switches, overhead frogs and signals for tramcar depots. - four pages.

4911.4 - Automatic Tramway Signals - five pages - sheet ATS1.

4911.5 - Universal Insulator - Sheet 17 - 2 pages.

4911.6 - Porcelain hangers - sheet 15/1 - 2 pages.

4911.7 - Porcelain insulators for cap and cone supensions - page 11, 1 page.

4911.8 - Motor Bus and Tramcar Stage and Fare Signs in Cast Aluminum - sheet MD2 - 1 page.

4911.9 - Flashers and Spellers - Sheet F1 - 2 pages.

4911.10 - Forest City Relays - 2 pages.

4911.11 - Traffic light - 1 page, sheet 2A.

For the full 1936 Forest City documents, visit the COTMA Technical Library: http://www.cotma.net.au/library/overhead/overhead.html

 

Maker

 

The Forest City Electric Co. Limited England.

Date Made

 

29/7/1936

Size

 

292H x 224W

Donor

 

State Electricity Commission of Victoria