Kōrero: Rural workers

Horse-drawn wagon

Horse-drawn wagon

A team of seven Clydesdales takes a corner on Taylor Pass, which connects the Awatere River valley with Blenheim. The wagon was carrying wool bales to Blenheim, around 1900 – probably from one of the sheep runs in the valley.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-049602; F

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Rural workers - On the road', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17214/horse-drawn-wagon (accessed 21 June 2021)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008