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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Elf Tractor & Mower, 1965 Image Reg. No: MM 118222

Photograph of a Massey Ferguson ELF Tractor and Mower attachments and trailed lawn sweeper, 1965.

This image forms part of the extensive McKay Sunshine collection which includes images, film, objects, trade publications and oral histories.
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Front view of a man driving a Massey-Ferguson ELF Tractor fitted with a mid mounted rotary mower, a side mounted grass cutter and a trailed lawn sweeper. Cutting the lawn on a park outside some houses, probably taken in Germany.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 125 mm (Height), 180 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry, tractors, tractor attachments, lawn mowers, import trade
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: General
Tertiary Classification: buildings & grounds
Inscriptions: Handwritten in black ink on back, 'MF Elf / with mid-mounted rotary mowers / and trailed lawn sweeper'

In blue stamp pad ink, 'MASSEY-FERGUSON GmbH / Pressebiderdienst / Kassel, den / FEB 1965' 2546/M'
Model Name/Number: Elf
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey Ferguson, Germany, Feb 1965


ed Posted on 04 Jul 2015 10:38 AM
there is only one mid-mount mower. The long serrated bar, shown vertical in the picture, is a sickle mower which when in use is lowered to the horizontal.

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