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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, MF66C Front End Loader, circa 1975 Reg. No: MM 118012
- Photograph of MF66C 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 MF66C Front End articulated Loader in a crushed rock/coal pit.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||200 mm (Height), 250 mm (Width)|
|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 the back, '66C Massey-Ferguson's 180 hp MF66C four wheel drive loader / can be fitted with buckets of up to seven-yard capacity / for light materials handling. This standard four-yard / loader boasts full powershift transmission with four / forward and four reverse speeds.'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Massey-Ferguson (Australia) Limited, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1975