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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF44C Front End Loader, circa 1975 Image Reg. No: MM 118011

Photograph of MF44C 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 MF44C articulated front end loader in a sandpit. The sign on the Loader reads "NICKS READY MIX - FOR HIRE phone 821554".
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 200 mm (Height), 250 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: manufacturing, industry, industrial machinery, front end 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: front end loaders
Inscriptions: In black type on back, '44C The 113 hp MF44C is a fast, well-balanced machine which / boasts exceptional operator comfort. Bucket capacities / range from 2 to 3-3/4 yards'
Model Name/Number: MF44C
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1975

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