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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Inspection of Tractor Transmission, Banner Lane, Coventry, England, circa 1961 Image 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
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 162 mm (Height), 212 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: industry, factory workers, tractors, assembly lines, quality control, factory departments, fe35
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

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