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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Rotary Slasher, circa 1967 Reg. No: MM 97742
- Photograph of 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 MF135 Tractor coupled to a PTO three-point mounted MF150, five 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:||195 mm (Height), 250 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:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Land & Soil Management|
|Tertiary Classification:||land clearing - rotary slashers|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in blue ink on back. 'MF Review / Page 2 / 4 cols'
Handwritten in pencil. 'MF150 ROTARY SLASHER / 64%'
Blue Ink stamp pad. 'KEVRON PHOTOGRAPH PTY LTD / 143 WILLIAM ST. / PERTH / FOR REORDERS PLESE QUOTE / 3801/6'
|Model Name/Number:||MF135; MF150|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Western Australia, Australia, 1968|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1968|