Cream Separator - Base; Alfa-Laval; C 1940; 2010.1.50 A


Cream Separator - Base

About this object

Black cast iron base; brass iol filler; aluminium; belt pullies; end nut; 8 cast iron nuts to right of crank handle; brass nut and cast iron screw to left of brass plate; 3 holes to secure to floor; spring between pully wheel and nut; stainless steel milk cover vat - bowl; tin steel bell on end of shaft at front



Date Made

C 1940

Place Made


Medium and Materials

2010.1.50 A
Cast Iron
2010.1.50 B

Inscription and Marks

2010.1.50 A
Serial Number 10358
Alfa-Laval 48 PR per min - 108
Badge on front
Brass lable on back
2010.1.50 B
08 written on bowl
Serial Number 10358
Soldering marks on spouts


2010.1.50 A
Height 640mm
Width 365mm
Length 370mm
2010.1.50 B
Height 200mm
Width 220mm
Length 560mm
Circumference 690mm
Diameter 690mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Dairy Shed

Object Type

Cream Separator

Object number

2010.1.50 A

Copyright Licence  

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