truck

1931 Nash

Percy and Ian Berry in the mid 1940s with their first truck – a converted 1931 Nash car

Text on door –

“ARATAKI APIARIES
P. Berry
HAVELOCK NORTH”

1931 Nash

Ian and Percy Berry in the 1940s with their first truck – a converted 1931 Nash car

Text on door –

“ARATAKI APIARIES
P. Berry
HAVELOCK NORTH”

Bonnie Mary

Truck carrying load of wool over Bonnie Mary on the Napier-Taihape Road

Sign on door –

“OVERLAND TRANSPORT LTD.
CARTAGE CONTRACTOR
Hastings
DIAL 9-9446[?]”

On bumper bar – “HASTINGS  H28-790   TAIHAPE”

Camping

Mail trucks used by Alex Wilton for his rural delivery mail and freight run

1 –

Signs on truck –

“A
V6-314
A. WILTON – WAIPUKURAU
HATUMA RURAL DELIVERY.”

2 –

Mail truck used for carting gear and camping

Compost

Photo captions on rear –

1 – “Truck loaded with compost
x Fernhill where it was made”

2 – “Spreading compost 1970s”

Text on truck door –

“RAE BROS.
CARRIERS
Phones 85-356
84-263
Hastings”

Dad and Truck

Photo caption –

“Dad on the way to a job”

Dannevirke Carnival 1939

Dannevirke carnival procession, January 1939
Big log on back of truck
Sign on truck –
“F. FRANCIS
CARRIER
DANNEVIRKE”

Sign on shop – “BERRYMAN’S HOME OF MUSIC”

Family

Jennifer [?] and Patricia [?] Lowe beside Dodge truck

Fargo Truck

Photo caption on rear –

“1930 Fargo with a Rae Bros spreading bin on it
Photo taken in our truck yard in Orchard Road”

Fargo Truck

Spreading fertiliser in an orchard using 1930 Fargo truck, 1990s

Federal Knight

1920 Federal Knight

2 and 3 – at Spencers’ yard

4 – Taken 1972

Olly Rae worked for GM Spencer as a topdresser driver from about 1937 to 1947

Fertiliser Loading 1997

Unloading fertiliser from truck, on to loader, which carries it up to back of spreader truck, 2 December 1997

Text on truck door –

“RAE BROS
TOPDRESSING
CONTRACTORS
Hastings
No. 8″

Frimley Avenue Depot

Truck carrying load of wool at the Frimley Avenue depot of Overland Transport Limited

Sign on door –

“OVERLAND TRANSPORT LTD.
CARTAGE CONTRACTOR
Hastings
DIAL 9-9446[?]”

Frimley Avenue Depot

Trucks parked at Frimley Avenue depot of Overland Transport Limited

Refuelling in process

Sign on door –

“OVERLAND TRANSPORT LTD.
CARTAGE CONTRACTOR
Hastings
DIAL 9-9446[?]”

Frimley Avenue Depot

Trucks parked at Frimley Avenue depot of Overland Transport Limited

Number plates –

H28-789

HASTINGS   H28-791   TAIHAPE

H28-790

Gentle Annie

Truck carrying load of wool over the Gentle Annie on the Taihape side of the Napier-Taihape Road

Sign on door –

“OVERLAND TRANSPORT LTD.
CARTAGE CONTRACTOR
Hastings
DIAL 9-9446[?]”

On bumper bar – “HASTINGS  H28-790   TAIHAPE”

Gentle Annie

Truck carrying load of wool over the Gentle Annie on the Napier side of the Napier-Taihape Road

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

Horse Float

Photo caption – “First horse float in Hawke’s Bay at a hunt meeting. Note  brewery truck. Dudley had a crate built”

Horse Hunt

Dogs ready for hunt