A recent cleanup at the family shed in Shepparton produced these die cast original Shepherd castors for my collection. The patent numbers for Great Britain, United Stated of America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand were cast into the parts.
The Shepherd Castor featured in the exhibition 175 Years of Design in Victoria curated by Ian Wong.
Australian inventions. Patented Shepherd caster designed by George Shepherd.
Australian innovation - the patented Shepherd caster designed in Victoria by George Shepherd.
Patent drawing for the Australian innovation the Shepherd Castor.