Manuals, Perkins Diesel engines, Bristol tractor; c1960s; 2010.514


Manuals, Perkins Diesel engines, Bristol tractor

About this object

Manuals and handbooks for farm machinery, circa 1960.

1. Bristol Tractor, Model: Agricultural/Forestry, Series "D", spare parts list.
2. Advertising pamphlet for front-end power ditcher for Bristol tractor.
3. Advertising brochure for Bristol PD48 crawler tractor and attachments.
4. Perkins Diesel Engines, parts list for P3/144 tractor engines.
5. Bristol Series "'PD" operator's manual, June 1961.
6. Perkins handbook, P3/144 diesel engines, July 1960.
7. Power Farming Magazine, March, 1971 [Pacific Publications (Aust) Pty Ltd].
8. The New Zealand Farmer, Guide to Farm Building, Supplement to the NZ Farmer, September 27, 1973.
9. Dalgety Metrication Handbook and Ready Reckoner, c1967 [published by Dalgety New Zealand Limited].
10. E T Brough Ltd, Service Station and Garage, Owaka, receipt dated 1976 in the name of Mr L W Harrington.

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Medium and Materials

processed material, paper;
processed material, metal;
processed material, cardboard


l 286mm x w 220mm x h 15mm [.1 largest book].

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture (general)

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, forestry, tools and implements

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, reclamation of agricultural land. melioration

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From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

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