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Plough Disc Model - Stump Jump Disc Units, pre 1938 Object Reg. No: ST 020953

Summary:
Two examples of stump jump disc units mounted on a wooden base. Model comprises of:
1. Draught restored stump jump disc unit as fitted to the Braybrook Implement Co. Plough, made from 1899. The design was probably patented by Daniel Crosby of Kadina, S. A. (v15520 8:9:1898).
2. Spring restored stump jump disc unit as fitted to the plough produced by the firm of W. C. Peacock & Bros. The design was first patented by C. A. Peacock in 1899 (v16253). Usually known in Australia as the Peacock plough. The first successful stump jump disc plough to be used in Australia.

Model made by H. V. McKay Massey Harris Pty. Ltd., Sunshine, Victoria.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, 1938
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: ploughs
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: plough components
Manufacturer: Braybrook Implement Co, Braybrook, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1899

Draught restored stump-jump disc unit as fitted to the Braybrook Implement Co. ploughs, made from 1899. The design was probably patented by Daniel Crosby of Kadina, South Australia (v15520 8:9:1898).
Manufacturer: Peacock Bros. Pty. Ltd., post 1899

Spring restored stump-jump disc unit as fitted to the plough produced by the firm of W.C. Peacock & Bros. The design was first patented by C.A. Peacock in 1899 (V16253). Usually known in Australia as the Peacock plough, it was the first successful stump-jump disc plough to be used in Australia.
Patentee: Mr Daniel Crosby, Kadina, South Australia, Australia, 1899

The stump-jump disc plough design was first patented by C.A. Peacock in 1899 (V16253). Usually known in Australia as the Peacock plough. The first successful stump jump disc plough to be used in Australia.
Modelmaker: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Victoria, Australia, 1938

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