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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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A corner knitlock brick still in its mould.

A corner knitlock brick still in its mould.

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Knitlock corner brickmaking machine designed and used by Walter Burley Griffin

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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Castlecrag, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Walter B. Griffin
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1920
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Piece of metal.

Piece of metal.

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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A flat wooden board used in the creation of 'knitlock' bricks.

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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Knitlock brickmaking machine designed and used by Walter Burley Griffin

Knitlock brickmaking machine designed and used by Walter Bur...

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Castlecrag, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Walter B. Griffin
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1920
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A sheet of galvanised metal used in the creation of 'knitlock' bricks.

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Warren Herbert
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Warren Herbert
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A corner knitlock brick

A corner knitlock brick

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Knitlock roof tile making machine designed and used by Walter Burley Griffin

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Castlecrag, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Walter B. Griffin
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1920
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Warren Herbert
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

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Warren Herbert
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Warren Herbert
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A sheet of galvanised metal used in the creation of 'knitlock' bricks.

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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1984
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A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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A corner knitlock brick

A corner knitlock brick

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Warren Herbert
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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1984
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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Warren Herbert
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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Warren Herbert
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A flat wooden board used in the creation of 'knitlock' bricks.

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W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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Warren Herbert
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A corner knitlock brick

A corner knitlock brick

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Warren Herbert
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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Warren Herbert
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A flat wooden board used in the creation of 'knitlock' bricks.

A flat wooden board used in the creation of 'knitlock' brick...

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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A corner knitlock brick

A corner knitlock brick

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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Warren Herbert
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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Warren Herbert
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A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

A wooden corner mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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Warren Herbert
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Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

Wooden mould from a 'Knitlock' brick making machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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A wooden mould used in the production of 'knitlock' bricks.

A wooden mould used in the production of 'knitlock' bricks.

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brickmaking equipment
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Brick made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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1984
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A corner knitlock brick

A corner knitlock brick

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Warren Herbert
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A corner knitlock brick

A corner knitlock brick

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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