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A Manual Drum Pump On An Esso Drum

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Subject :A Manual Drum Pump On An Esso Drum
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Estimated Year : 1970
Media Type : Artifact
Source : Ian Anderson, Ipoh
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The photograph in this entry is that of a manual drum pump which has been fitted on an Esso petroleum drum. These pumps were likely used in rural areas as it was would have been easier to buy drums of petroleum than to have petroleum tankers to drive in.

A similar type of drum pump can be see from an external website, click here to read more.

Click here to see a variation of a manual drum pump that comes with a glass measure.

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