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Photograph - H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Mouldboard Plough, circa 1920 Reg. No: MM 118087
- Photograph showing a four horsedrawn Mouldboard Plough.
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:
- Rear view of a man sitting on a three furrow mouldboard plough being pulled by four horses.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||200 mm (Height), 250 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, farm animals, horses, horsedrawn equipment, mouldboard ploughs|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, Sunshine Stripper Harvester, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Cultivation|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in pencil on back, 'Ploughing 1920 style / WITH 3 FURROW M/B PLOUGH'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920|
This item is part of the following themes:
- H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria
- Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria
- Sunshine Stripper Harvester
- H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
- Sustainable Futures Collection
- The Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia