Kōrero: Rural language

Tree dozer

Tree dozer

Like a bulldozer, the tree dozer uses a horizontal curved blade to shift heavy loads, in this case trees. This tree dozer, owned by Northland contractor Ben Beasley, is an Allis-Chalmers, and was used between 1967 and 1989.

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Private collection
Photograph by Ashley Curtis

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Dianne Bardsley, 'Rural language - Sheep and dairy farming', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18610/tree-dozer (accessed 13 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Dianne Bardsley, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008