McCormack Deering Tractor

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Interviewees: Fred Fiegert and Ken Hewett
Location: Temora
Theme: Innovation & Imports

After the 1920s, few tractors were manufactured in Australia as they could not compete with cheaper imports, mainly from America. The McCormick Deering W-30 & WK-40 were manufactured in Chicago, USA, commonly imported to Australia and well known for their reliability. Join us to track the change from horses to horse power.

Stage 5 Education Resource:
McCormack Deering Tractor- Temora (244KB)

Museum: Temora Rural Museum