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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Wyeera Training Centre, St Albans, Victoria, circa 1966 Image Reg. No: MM 118473

Black and white photograph of Wyeera Training Centre, circa 1966.

This image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd. The Australian operations of this company were originally founded as Hugh V. McKay in the 1890s. In 1930 it merged with Massey Harris's Australian operations to become H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd. In 1955, this company was in turn absorbed into the Massey-Ferguson global entity becoming Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Limited.
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Group of men at the Massey Ferguson 'Wyeera Educational Centre', St Albans, receiving instruction on the correct use of the 66 mouldboard plough. Names of those in photograph, left to right: Allan Daust, Wally Barber, Michael Cottrell, Peter Crouch, Don Legge, Norm Hancock, Barry Hood, A. Collins.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 165 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: agriculture, training, education training, tractors, students, staff, industrial machines
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: training & education
Inscriptions: Hand written on rear: 'A. Collins, 'Wyeera'; Norm Hancock, Wyeera; Peter Crouch, Maitland NSW; Barry Hood, Sydney Branch; Don Legge, Bulaldelah; Michael Cottrell, Delegate; Wally Barber, Macksville; Allan Daust, Dorrigo. / Receiving instruction on the correct use of the 66 mouldboard plough'.
People Depicted: Crouch, Peter; Collins, A.; Hood, Barry; Legge, Don; Cottrell, Michael; Barber, Wally; Daust, Allan; Hancock, Norm
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: St Albans, Victoria, Australia, circa 1966
Commissioned By: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, St Albans, Victoria, Australia, circa 1966

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