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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Workers on Production Line, Banner Lane, Coventry, England, 28 Mar 1961 Image Reg. No: MM 108609

Summary:
Image from a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
View from above of workmen at the intermediate stage on the production line at the Massey-Ferguson factory, Banner Lane, Coventry, England, 1961
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 215 mm (Height), 167 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: industry, factory workers, tractors, assembly lines, factory departments, massey ferguson
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: factory interiors
Inscriptions: Printed in black ink on brown paper attached to the back of photograph: 'Ref. No. C.2212/5 / 28th March, 1961. / A view taken half way along the assembly track at Banner Lane / looking towards the "finished end". The tractors have just left the / painting plant and are now receiving batteries, sheet metal work, fuel / tanks etc.'

Stamped in black ink on the back of photograph: 'MASSEY-FERGUSON (G.B) LTD / COVENTRY. ENGLAND. / PHOTOGRAPHIC DEPARTMENT / REFERENCE'

Handwritten in grey pencil on the back of photograph: 'C.2212/5'

Handwritten in grey pencil on the back of photograph: '2 (written in circle) / C'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Coventry, England, Great Britain, 28 Mar 1961
Organisation Depicted: Massey Ferguson, Coventry, England, Great Britain, 28 Mar 1961

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