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Shown here is a hillside car built by Adam Burges at his coach building and agricultural implement factory located on the corner of Rangitikei and Queen Streets in Palmerston North The cart was built for use on farm hills hence the crank axle and low-slung body to prevent the cart from tipping over.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011P_Hor31_004885
Title
Hillside cart
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Hor 31
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

Created By
Place
Palmerston North
Date
1910

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Tags
barraud and abraham,
j b wilton,
photographs,
transport,
vehicle,
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