Other Details: Victorian Railways Carriage Works copper medal, inscribed with the name W. Williams. It was probably used as an employee pass.
Previous Collections: George McArthur
A copper piece (31 mm diameter) with an inscription
VICTORIAN RAILWAY CARRAIGE WORKS/W.WILLIAMS
Railway carriage works were located at the western end of Clayton in the post-World War II period. It is not known whether these works relate to this medal. -Australian Places web site, Monash University - http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/ncas/multimedia/gazetteer/list/clayton.html. -D. Tout-Smith 16/2/2004.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15/3/1976
circa 1900 AD
Obverse: VICTORIAN RAILWAY CARRIAGE WORKS W.WILLIAMS
Type of item
7.58 g (Weight)
[Thesis] Lugton, Mary E. 1989. George McArthur of Maldon: his Life and his Book Collection.
[Catalogue] Morrison, Ian. 2003. The Baker of Maldon.