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Photograph - H.V. McKay, 2-Disc Horse-Drawn Plough, circa 1920 Reg. No: MM 118114
- Photograph of horse drawn disc plough. It 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:
- Man wearing hat, waistcoat and tie sitting on the driving seat of a two disc plough being drawn by two horses in an orchard.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||160 mm (Height), 210 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Ploughing|
|Tertiary Classification:||disc ploughs|
|Inscriptions:||Handwritten in pencil on back, TWO DISC HORSE DRAWN PLOW / OPERATING IN AN ORCHARD'
In red ink, 143% / August'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Sunshine Harvester Works, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920|