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The photograph was captioned “Bullocks ploughing new land on the banks of the Manawatu River”. It is thought to have been in the vicinity of Linton, where there were extensive areas of swamp forming part of the huge Makerua Swamp.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011N_Plg3_006184
Title
Ploughing swamp land
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Plg 3
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

Created By
Place
Manawatu
Date
1913

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North Libraries and Community Services

Taxonomy

Community Tags
bullock team,
farm machinery,
horse-drawn,
ploughing,
ploughs,

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