Photograph is located in an album: Volume No.1: 'Views of Factories and Branches', page 48. This is one of 25 albums that provide detailed visual documentation of the activities of the McKay enterprise.

This image forms part of the extensive McKay Sunshine collection which includes images, film, objects, trade publications and oral histories.

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Production machining on a 'Herbert' turret lathe, of gear blanks from forgings. The forgings (rough castings) can be seen in the lower right, and part-machined gear blanks on the left. Note the machinist is standing on duckboards (wooden slats), an occupa.

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