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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Rotary Slasher, circa 1968 Reg. No: MM 97741
- Photograph of a tractor coupled to rotary slasher.
This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded as Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. In 1930 it merged with Massey Harris's Australian operations to become H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd. In 1955, this company was in turn absorbed into the Massey-Ferguson global entity becoming Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Limited.
- Black and white photograph
- Description Of Content:
- Man driving a MF165 Tractor coupled to a PTO three-point mounted MF160, six foot cut Rotary Slasher. The slasher was made by McLeod of Murwillumbah, New South Wales.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||210 mm (Height), 160 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, slashers|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment|
|Tertiary Classification:||product testing|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in pencil on back. 'M-F 3 POINT MOUNTED SLASHER'|
|People Depicted:||John Vaughn|
|Model Name/Number:||MF165; MF160|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1968|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Australia, 1968|