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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Tandem MF Tractors pulling Two Seed Drills, circa 1960 Image Reg. No: MM 118139

Summary:
Photograph of two MF65 tandem joinned tractors, pulling two seed and fertilizer drills. Image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd (and earlier related companies) agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Description:
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
A man is driving two Massey Ferguson MF65 tractors which have been tandem joined by removing the front wheels of the rear tractor and connecting together. Both are pulling the two seed and fertilizer drills. The first one is a MF Series 500, followed by a Sunshine Suntyne drill. In the background is a hay stack and hay bale loader.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 210 mm (Height), 255 mm (Width)

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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 - Seeding & Fertilising
Tertiary Classification: grain & fertiliser drills
Model Name/Number: MF65; MF500; Suntyne
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960

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