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

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.
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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