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Author
Ford, R. J.
Title
Nineteenth Century Engineering for the Ballarat Water Supply
In
First Australasian Conference on Engineering Heritage 1994: Old Ways in a New Land; Preprints of Papers
Imprint
Institution of Engineers, Australia, Barton, Australian Capital Territory, 1994, pp. 145-149
ISBN/ISSN
0858256223
Url
https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=625955443661136;res=IELENG
Abstract

During the 1870's large volumes of water were required by gold mining companies in Ballarat for mineral processing. To meet this demand a major augmentation project was proposed. Flow control devices, reservoir outlet equipment and high pressure valves were designed and manufactured locally.

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