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Photograph - Claas, Rotary Hay Rake, 1987 Image Reg. No: MM 98363

Summary:
Photograph of tractor with Claas rotary hay rake.

This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, known as the H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection. 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:
Man driving a tractor with a three point coupled to a Claas WS380 rotary hay rake, making neat windrows.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 125 mm (Height), 180 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, farmers, farms, hay rakes
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Harvesting
Tertiary Classification: hay rakes
Inscriptions: Typed in duplicate copies on attached notes on back, 'WS 380 S ist die Typenbezeichnung fur den / neuen Claas-Wirbelschwader mit 3,80 m / Arbeitsbreite, eine Dreipunktmashine mit / Schwenkkopf'

'WERKFOTO CLAAS BEST.-NR: R 8156/2 - (1987) / CLASS OHG, PRESSEREFERAT, TEL 05247/12-555, POSTFACH 1140, 4834 HARSEWINKEL 1'
Model Name/Number: WS380
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Claas OHG, Harsewinkel, Germany, 1987
Distributor: Massey-Ferguson (Australia) Limited, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1987
Place & Date Depicted: Germany, 1987

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