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  • Tags: machinery

FARM 6.003.tif
Four furrow plough and steam ploughing engine. Men working and groups of people watching.

FARM 8.029.tif
Bullock plough at work. Date and location unknown. Photo purchased at auction in a collection of rural subjects in 1934.

FARM 8.026.tif
1970 recreation of a 1920s scene. Typical horse-drawn binding reaper. The bound sheaves were collected and up-ended to dry out in 'shooks' of about a dozen sheaves. Part of a row can be seen on the right of the photograph. One sheaf has just been…

FARM 8.024.tif
Typical horse-ploughing scene.

PREVREF 2161 duplicate

FARM 8.023.tif
Typical late-afternoon scene in almost any Cornish scene in the 1920s or '30s. The machine is a cultivator, known all over Cornwall as a 'scuffler'. The height of the tines is adjustable through the handle on the driver's right.

FARM 8.022.tif
A horse-hauled clod crusher used for cultivation (used from about 1900), A typical country scene in Cornwall.

FARM 9.002.tif
Three men (P Hosking, W Chapple and H Burrows) threshing
by steam engine at Roskestal. Croust time..

Machine owned by J&A Hosking St Buryan. See PREVREF 2065/6

ARCHY 4.003.tif
Geared piece of equipment or machinery

COMM 8.003.tif
The Cable & Wireless sea plow at work cutting a trench for the cable on the seabed.

Cable & Wireless Copyright

BUILD 8.040.tif
A general view of the interior of Swindon Works.

BUILD 8.038.tif
Men looking at a crankshaft on a 1980 visit to Swindon Works.

BUILD 8.036.tif
A diesel engine at Swindon railway works. 1980.

FARM 6.002.tif
The plough pulled by two steam traction engines positioned at opposite ends of the field. Four men pictured.

CON 4.002.tif
West of England Steam Engine Society's 28th Annual Rally. A Mardsen stone crusher built in 1920 and driven by John Dyke's Wallis & Steevens S/C Traction Engine 2672.

FARM 6.001.tif
A Great Fowler blowing engine.

MIN 8.013.tif
Ground Floor at Parkandillick showing levers and trip latches. Photo by Engish China Clay No.5198.

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CON 4.001.tif
Belt-driven stone crusher with traction engine, with man working and small child in the foreground.
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