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The traction engine service

Newspaper caption: The system of conveying farm produce from the country districts to the Christchurch market by traction engine is developing largely, and our picture represents a load of forty tons...

Date 1902
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Haymaking at "Hillwood"

Stan Deavoll holds the horse, and Mr Turner on the ladder. The windmill in the background pumped water to "Hillwood" Orchard. Mr Turner worked for William Gimblett when he left school, then for Will...

Date unspecified year in 1910 (year approximate)
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Making hay on the paddock land of "Hillwood" estate

Two unidentified men forking hay in paddocks belonging to the "Hillwood" estate in Heathcote Valley. Looking toward Port Hills and orchards.

Date unspecified year in 1910 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Feeding sheep after snowfall

Sheep gathering around a hay bale to feed after heavy snowfall.

Date 1987-10-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Christchurch Star photographs

Waimairi Vintage Country Fair 78

Groups of children playing under a the livery chute of a threshing machine, amongst a pile of hay, at the Waimairi Vintage Country Fair.

Date 1978-02-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

A boy with sheep in Selwyn District

A boy with sheep on hay in Selwyn District. [Frame 15a] Three men drinking a hot drink beside a car. [Frame 20a] Bays of hay.

Date 1973-08-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hay inside Air Force Iroquois

Remains of haybales inside an Air Force Iroquois helicopter used to transport feed in Operation Snow Relief.

Date 1992-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Christchurch Star photographs

Helicopter lifting hay bales

Loading a helicopter with hay bales to feed stranded animals during snow.

Date 1973-08-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

Reaping oats

"Reaping oats close to site of Jim and Sheila Sutton’s home (present owner) 1910." - Contributor's note.

Date 1910
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Greg McKee on reaper

"Greg McKee on reaper binding oats (front team), unknown driver to rear 1910." - Contributor's note.

Date 1910
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Shucks of feed on Greensfield Farm

“On the Farm” – Greensfield Farm. Shucks of feed after being bailed." - Contributor's note.

Date unspecified year in 1910 to unspecified year in 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Men with a horse drawn wagon

Men loading hay on a horse drawn wagon in a paddock.

Date 1936 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Fields and farm machinery

Unidentified fields with sheep, hay bales and farm machinery, looking towards mountains, a river and lake.

Date unspecified year in 1950 (year approximate)
Format Colour transparency
Resource Type Image
Collection Elliot family papers