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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Disc Cultivator, circa 1975 Reg. No: MM 118093
- Photograph of MF178Tractor and MF40 Disc Harrow.
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 driving a MF178 Tractor coupled to a MF40 wheeled Offset Disc Harrow in a field.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||170 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, tractors, disc harrows|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Cultivation|
|Tertiary Classification:||disc ploughs|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in pencil on back, 'MF TRAILED TANDEM DISC HARROW / PROBABLY IN NSW / TRACTOR MF / HARROW PROBABLY MF40'|
|Model Name/Number:||MF40; MF178|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1975|