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John McCaw states that in 1902 Feilding claimed a North Island record for the number of sheep yarded at a sale - 42,000. This was not eclipsed until the 1937 sale of over 50,000 sheep.

John McCaw appears in this 1974 Spectrum radio documentary about the Feilding saleyards, held by Nga Taonga - https://www.ngataonga.org.nz/collections/catalogue/catalogue-item?record_id=218046

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014N_Sf20b_008036
Title
Feilding Saleyards
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Sf 20b
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Coolstore

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Creation

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Place
Feiding
Date
1902

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

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pens,
saleyards,
sheep,

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