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Plough Model - Disc, Reversible, Harry Wiard, U.S.A., 1899 Object Reg. No: ST 020961

Summary:
Model of single furrow reversible disc plough - an early form patented by Harry Wiard in the U.S.A. in 1899. Model made by H. V. McKay Massey Harris Pty. Ltd., Sunshine, Victoria.

Fitted with bevel gear reversing mechanism, seat, and four wheels.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, 1938
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agriculture, industrial design, ploughs, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Ploughing
Tertiary Classification: model ploughs
Patentee: Mr Harry Wiard, United States of America, 1899
Modelmaker: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1899-1938

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