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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF300 Crawler Loader, circa 1975 Image Reg. No: MM 118004

Photograph of MF300 Crawler Tractor fitted with front end 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.
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
A man operating a MF300 Crawler Loader and is emptying a full bucket of soil. The sign on the Loader reads "QBM Queens Bridge Motor & Engineering Co. Pty Ltd".
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 170 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: manufacturing, industry, industrial machinery, crawler loaders
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 backhoe loaders
Inscriptions: Handwritten in blue inkl on back, 'MF Review / Page 8 / 3 cols / "Easy to operate new MF300 Crawler Loader" '
Model Name/Number: MF300
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Australia) Limited, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1975

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