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Biographical entry Morrow, James (1843 - 1910)

Tyrone, Ireland
3 September 1910
Ascot Vale, Victoria, Australia
Inventor and Manufacturer


James Morrow patented a stripper harvester in January 1884. He had won £75 in the Dookie field trials in December 1883 and it was in operation two months before H.V. McKay (qv) completed his machine. It was thus the first successful machine of this type.

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  • Morrow, Robert B., 'James Morrow, inventor of the stripper harvester', Victorian Historical Journal, vol. 64, 1993, pp. 159-71. Details

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Rosanne Walker