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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF450 Excavator, circa 1973 Image Reg. No: MM 118003

Summary:
Photograph of a Massey Ferguson MF450 Excavator.

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 Massey Ferguson MF450 Crawler Excavator digging a trench.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 210 mm (Height), 160 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, industry, industrial machinery, crawler excavators
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Construction & Earthmoving Equipment
Tertiary Classification: crawler excavators
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'MF 450 EXCAVATOR'
Model Name/Number: MF450
Format: Photograph: Black & White
User: Massey-Ferguson (Australia) Limited, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1973

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