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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Augers
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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Carpenter's boxwood and brass folding rule

Carpenter's boxwood and brass folding rule

George and Mary Weir collection
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Folding rules
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England
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John Rabone & Son
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1949
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Metal box with three compartments containing betting tickets

Metal box with three compartments containing betting tickets

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Special award certificate given at the Hay Pastoral & Agricultural Association 94th Annual Show, 1966 for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1966
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Chart labelled 'Murrumbidgee River - Locks and Weirs Between Murray Junction and Hay,  31 October 1927'

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Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Navigational charts
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1927
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Augers
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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Metal and wood carpenter's brace

Metal and wood carpenter's brace

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking braces
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Sheffield, England
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J A Chapman Ltd
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1949
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Wooden platform on a metal frame

Wooden platform on a metal frame

Jim McMahon collection
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Stands
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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'JIM McMAHON, CANBERRA' bookmaker's yellow wooden sign

'JIM McMAHON, CANBERRA' bookmaker's yellow wooden sign

Jim McMahon collection
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Signs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Wooden platform on a metal frame

Wooden platform on a metal frame

Jim McMahon collection
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Stands
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Carpenter's plane

Carpenter's plane

George and Mary Weir collection
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Planes
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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D Malloch & Son
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1949
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Bookmaker's bag belonging to Jim McMahon

Bookmaker's bag belonging to Jim McMahon

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Chart showing the 'Behaviour of Murrumbidgee River at Hay and Nimming Creek Offtakes', between Hay and Maude

Chart showing the 'Behaviour of Murrumbidgee River at Hay an...

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Navigational charts
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1928
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Carpenter's saw

Carpenter's saw

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking saws
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Sheffield, England
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James Brothers & Co
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1949
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Betting board

Betting board

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Companion brand blowtorch

Companion brand blowtorch

George and Mary Weir collection
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Blowtorches
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Sweden
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Max Sievert AB
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1949
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Murrumbidgee River - Diagram Section Along Bed From Murray River To Hay, 1930

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Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Maps
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1930
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Augers
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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Red fabric pencil case

Red fabric pencil case

Jim McMahon collection
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Pencil cases
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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HAY P. & A. Assn. Show 1952, blue felt show pennant with gol...

Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Betting Board

Betting Board

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Betting tickets from Jim McMahon

Betting tickets from Jim McMahon

Jim McMahon collection
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Tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Wood piece for keeping bookies bag open

Wood piece for keeping bookies bag open

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Cardboard bookmarkers tickets

Cardboard bookmarkers tickets

Jim McMahon collection
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Tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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HAY P. & A. Assn. Show 1952, blue felt show pennant with gol...

Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Betting Board

Betting Board

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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White plastic case with clear plastic lid, contains five black wax crayon refills

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Jim McMahon collection
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Pencil cases
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Betting board

Betting board

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Lower grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Bookmaker's wooden case

Bookmaker's wooden case

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Propelling pencil

Propelling pencil

Jim McMahon collection
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Propelling pencils
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Anvil/hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Upper grinding stone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Bookmaker's wooden case

Bookmaker's wooden case

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Propelling pencil

Propelling pencil

Jim McMahon collection
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Propelling pencils
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Betting books

Betting books

Jim McMahon collection
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Business records
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Greyhound racing colour board

Greyhound racing colour board

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Bookmaker's wooden case

Bookmaker's wooden case

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Anvil/hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Greyhound racing colour board

Greyhound racing colour board

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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"EACH WAY" bookmaker's printed plastic sign

Jim McMahon collection
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Signs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Hammerstones
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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White plastic case with clear plastic lid, contains four red and one black wax crayon refills

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Jim McMahon collection
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Pencil cases
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Upper grinding stone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Coloured cardboard slips

Jim McMahon collection
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Stationery
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Large wooden frame for displaying betting boards

Jim McMahon collection
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Display equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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'Jim McMahon' bookmaker's sign

'Jim McMahon' bookmaker's sign

Jim McMahon collection
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Signs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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'EACH WAY' bookmaker's printed plastic sign

'EACH WAY' bookmaker's printed plastic sign

Jim McMahon collection
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Signs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Betting Board

Betting Board

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Bookmaker's wooden case

Bookmaker's wooden case

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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