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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Rotary Slasher, circa 1970 Reg. No: MM 97980
- Photograph of tractor with Rotary Slasher and spray attachment.
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:
- A Tractor fitted with a three-point linkage PTO rotary slasher. It is also fitted with a spray attachment. This is not a production model. A motor bike is adjacent to the tractor.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||125 mm (Height), 175 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry|
|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 pencil on back, 'PTO SLASHER WITH / SPRAY ATTACHMENT / NOT A PRODUCTION MODEL'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Australia, circa 1970|