Corporate entry Geelong Meat Preserving Company (1871 - 1874)
Geelong, Victoria, Australia
- Food or beverage industry
- Geelong, Victoria
The Geelong Meat Preserving Company operated for a short time in the 1870s. By changing the geometry of the cans used they reduced over-cooking of products, an alteration which was soon adopted by other meat preserving companies.
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_g.html. Details
Created: 2 July 2001, Last modified: 16 March 2006
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