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Photograph - H.V. McKay Pty Ltd, Farm Equipment Manufacture & Field Trials, Sunshine, Victoria, May 1928 Image Reg. No: MM 017185

Description Of Content:
A 'W' type Fordson engine-powered auto header set-up to work as a stationary thresher. The comb front is removed and replaced by a chute to feed the crop into the drum. This photo is taken in the storage area behind the header-assembly floor.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agricultural equipment, factories, grain harvesting equipment, machinery components, machines, self propelled harvesters, threshing equipment, workers
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Original Caption: AUTO HEADER AS STAT. THRESHER: TAKEN MAY 1928
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, May 1928

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