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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF300C Crawler Loader, circa 1976 Image Reg. No: MM 106775

Summary:
Photograph of MF300C Crawler Loader.

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 man operating a MF300C Crawler Loader fitted with an air-conditioned cab in a rock-filled site next to a water-filled possible quarry. The sign on the cab reads "City of Sunshine No.62".
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 205 mm (Height), 250 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, crawler loaders
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Construction & Earthmoving Equipment
Tertiary Classification: crawler bulldozers
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, '300 CRAWLER W/- / LOADER & RIPPER'
Model Name/Number: MF300C
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1976
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1976

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