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Massey-Harris 745
MasseyHarris745.jpg
Model history
Model introduced 1954
Model discontinued 1958
Model status Discontinued
Engine Specification
Engine make Perkins
Engine model L4
Power hp Unknown
Cooling system Water
Transmission Details
Transmission type Unknown
Drive 2WD
Linkage Category Unknown
Other info
Factories Kilmarnock, Scotland, UK
Plow rating Unknown
Web site l
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A M-H 745 serial number plate

The Massey-Harris 745 was built by Massey-Harris GB at the plant in Kilmarnock, Scotland, UK.

Model history

For company history, see Massey-Harris.
  • Built from 1954 till 1958.
  • Built in Britain partial from imported kits of parts, with wheels, tyres and engines UK sourced.
  • Fitted with Perkins L4 Diesel engine
  • some used channel chassis after Cast subframe supplies dried up from USA.
  • Row crop tricycle option
  • Most exported.

Serial numbers / Build dates

The year of build is signified by a letter code prefix on the builders plate.[1]

Build Year Codes
Letter Code Production Year
J 1954
K 1955
L 1956
M 1957
N 1958

Preservation

A few tractors are in preservation, but the 5 year production run was relatively low.

Known examples in preservation;

  • Massey Harris no. K5094T of 1955 is one survivor.(plate shown above)
  • Massey Harris no. L6861T of 1956.

Massey-Harris 745/PML

Gallery

See also

References / sources

  1. Massey Harris Album, by Alan T. Condie P.34

External links

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