Digitised Image

Radio controlled tractor ploughing, ca 1958

Reference Number: PAColl-7344-13

Radio controlled Fordson tractor, circa 1958. Location, and photographer, unidentified.Caption on back of file print reads: Ghost at the wheel? Spectators watch the driverless tractor "obeying" Mr Douche's commands. He mentioned one mile as a possible range of operation."

Key terms:
1 image, related to Vehicles, Remotely piloted and Fordson tractors.

Part of:
Original photographic prints and postcards from the file print collection, Box 16, Reference Number PAColl-7344 (27 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 15.2 x [19 approx, unevenly trimmed] cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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