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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Post Hole Digger, circa 1979 Image Reg. No: MM 118021

Summary:
Photograph of MF 1 Post Hole Digger and MF250 Tractor.

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 driving a MF250 tractor fitted with a MF1 Post Hole Digger in front of a farm tractor shed. The tractor is fitted with a roll bar.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 200 mm (Height), 250 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, post hole diggers
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Fencing
Tertiary Classification: fence post equipment
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'MF250 TRACTOR AND No.1 POST / HOLE DIGGER / TRACTOR FITTED WITH ROLL BAR / PROBABLY UK PHOTO'
Model Name/Number: MF1; MF250
Format: Photograph: Black & White
User: Massey-Ferguson (Australia) Limited, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1979

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