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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Rotary Slasher, circa 1970 Image Reg. No: MM 97980

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 125 mm (Height), 175 mm (Width)

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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

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