Cog: Steering chain component from ferry

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An iron cog and chain handling pall from an unknown Auckland steam ferry. Heavily corroded. Salvaged by John Street from one of the ferries which were broken up and used as fill in the AHB reclamation at Westhaven in 1981.

The cog and pall will be from one of the following vessels: THE PEREGRINE (1912), MAKORA (1921), TAKAPUNA (1924), or KOREA (1937).
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Cast iron: 0 - Whole
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3D objects (HxWxD): H 520 x W 620 x D 620mm
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