Lime Product Sample Agricultural Lime

Production date
Circa 1970s
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Object detail

A glass jar with a white metal lid containing white powder.

The typewritten label reads:

Sample of agricultural lime, calcium carbonate CaCO3 From Taylor's Lime Co. Ltd, Weston. Employs seven men. Quarries and crushed approximately 65,000 tons limestone annually. Sells approximately 50,000 tons of output for agricultural purposes and 15,000 tons of output for industrial use - to McDonald's Oamaru Lime Ltd.
Production date
Circa 1970s
Collection type
H 169mm x W 60mm xD 60mm.
Accession number
System ID
Current Rights
Culture Waitaki Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Museum. Id 166539


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