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This traction engine was owned by Mr John Matthews and is seen cutting timber on his farm, "Burnam", on Stewart's Line, Mt Stewart. The engine is being driven by Hector Matthews, a son of John. The timber was macrocarpa and was used for making gates, fences and sheep yards on the farm.

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2014N_Ti40_009136
Title
Traction Engine Cutting Timber
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Public Photograph Collection Ti 40
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Mt Stewart
Date
1910

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