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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Inspection of Tractor Transmission, Banner Lane, Coventry, England, circa 1961 Reg. No: MM 108611
- 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:
- Workmen inspecting the rear tractor transmission before shipping at the Massey-Ferguson factory, Banner Lane, Coventry, England, circa 1961
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
|Dimensions:||162 mm (Height), 212 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||industry, factory workers, tractors, assembly lines, quality control, factory departments|
|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 white paper attached to the back of photograph: 'Inspection forms a very important part of modern industry. / Here a rear Massey-Ferguson tractor transmission which / incorporates the tractors hydraulic system is seen being / checked before being despatched overseas.'
Stamped in blue 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: 'C1544'
Stamped in purple ink on the back of photograph: 'MF OUTLOOK'
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Coventry, England, Great Britain, circa 1961|
|Organisation Depicted:||Massey Ferguson, Coventry, England, Great Britain, circa 1961|