hay

Chaff Cutting 1905

Photo caption – “Alf Watkins cutting chaff – McLaren 857 Engine   1905”

Farming Scenes

Farming scenes that may be in Hawke’s Bay

1 – woolshed, shearers and sheep
2 – haymaking in Rawhiti Orchard; postcard with one penny postage stamp
3 – tractor with woman driver and male behind
4 – tractor with driver; man and boy behind
5 – bullocks and men beside shed
6 – men threshing hay

If you have information about any of these photos please let us know –

Harvesting at Crownthorpe 1909

Three draught horses and driver harvesting near Crownthorpe, 1909; windmill in background

Haymaking

1 – Bob Wilson baling lucerne

Haymaking

Haymaking –

1 – Forking hay on to stationary baler

2 – Dog in hay paddock

3 – Hay sweep mounted on front of truck, pushing hay to stack

Haymaking

Man on Ferguson tractor cutting hay with sickle bar mower

Haymaking

W6 McCormick Deering tractor pulling New Holland baler

Haymaking

Workmen threshing hay

Text on truck –

“LAY & SON
PHONE 1229[?]
HAY PRESSING
& WOOD SAWN”

Number plate 44.781

Haymaking

Haymaking on the Curtis family farm, Mt Erin Road, Pukahu

Haymaking 1895

Photo caption – “Harvesting baled hay in the Hastings district, 1895.”

Haymaking

Making hay bales at Tawadale
Ralph Longley on right forking hay
Man facing away from camera is Ray or Charlie Ross?

Haymaking

Making hay bales at Tawadale
Ralph Longley’s Hillman on left, Ralph far right
Trucks belong to Ross Transport from Porangahau

Haymaking

Horse and gig turning hay

Haymaking

Baling hay

Haymaking

Men baling hay

AWS Longley’s Citroen on road

Possibly taken at Maori lease property?

Haymaking

Haymaking by horse and early harvesting machine

Haymaking

Men loading hay on to threshing machine powered by steam engine
“Sutton” written on negative

Text on photo –

‘Mence & Bell “AT HOME PORTRAITURE A SPECIALTY” ‘

Lucerne

1 – raking hay

2 – lucerne hay ready for baling

3 – rows of hay

4 – raking pea vines

5 – Bob Wilson baling red clover hay

6 – Jim Cooper loading hay

Mangateretere Threshing Mill

Threshing mill at Mangateretere, near Hastings