Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Tractor Powered House Boat, circa 1966 Image Reg. No: MM 118158

Tractor powered house boat under construction. 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.
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Three men are building a tractor powered paddle house boat. The tractor is mounted in the middle of two pontoons, with the rear wheels removed and replaced with paddles on long axles. A boy is watching on the bank of the river.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 220 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Internal Combustion Power - Motor Vessels
Inscriptions: Handwritten in pencil on back, 'HOUSE BOAT IN PRODUCTION'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, circa 1966

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