Images for Category Farming

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1. ID DIS2008_WLA_124 Mrs Phyl Byrne - Land Army clothes.

1. Mrs Phyl Byrne - Land Army clothes.
Image ID DIS2008_WLA_124


2. ID DIS2008_WLA_129 Land Girls Edna Smy née Dallas, Rose, Emmy, Bunny Webb (tractor driver) working near Peldon Rose 1942

2. Land Girls Edna Smy née Dallas, Rose, Emmy, Bunny Webb (tractor driver) working near Peldon Rose 1942
Date: 1942
Image ID DIS2008_WLA_129


3. ID DIS2008_WLA_165 Women's Land Army. Fordson tractor. Photograph from Molly Hefford.

3. Women's Land Army. Fordson tractor. Photograph from Molly Hefford.
Image ID DIS2008_WLA_165


4. ID FL03_012_001 Moor Farm, Colchester Road, Peldon. At one time up to 500 Indian Runner Ducks were kept on the pond (now filled in).
From Album 3.

4. Moor Farm, Colchester Road, Peldon. At one time up to 500 Indian Runner Ducks were kept on the pond (now filled in).
From Album 3.
Image ID FL03_012_001


5. ID FL03_013_002 Tess helping to bring home the harvest driving a Case Model D tractor. 
Phil Nicholas, Edward Martin, ? Ernie Mole, Will Nicholas, 'Hoppy'...

5. Tess helping to bring home the harvest driving a Case Model D tractor.
Phil Nicholas, Edward Martin, ? Ernie Mole, Will Nicholas, 'Hoppy'...
Image ID FL03_013_002


6. ID FL03_014_001 Ted Martin operating a 'Wiles' motor plough. This was made befire 1918.
From Album 3.

6. Ted Martin operating a 'Wiles' motor plough. This was made befire 1918.
From Album 3.
Date: 1936
Image ID FL03_014_001


7. ID FL03_014_002 Ruby (a Suffolk) ? Fred Sales Farrier ?
From Album 3.

7. Ruby (a Suffolk) ? Fred Sales Farrier ?
From Album 3.
Image ID FL03_014_002


8. ID FL03_015_001 'Polly', Edward Martin, Ernie Mole (Peldon)
'Polly' was given to Ted Martin by Fred and Beat Cudmore (Mersea carriers) on the understanding that when it...

8. 'Polly', Edward Martin, Ernie Mole (Peldon)
'Polly' was given to Ted Martin by Fred and Beat Cudmore (Mersea carriers) on the understanding that when it...
Image ID FL03_015_001


9. ID FL03_015_002 International 10.20 with Nicholas.
From Album 3.

9. International 10.20 with Nicholas.
From Album 3.
Image ID FL03_015_002


10. ID GRD_LAN_003 Land Girls. Back Lily, Joan Pullen (Mrs Ward) [but back of photo is crossed out and says Clair], Elsie. Front Edie and Doris. The field is now Windsor Road,...

10. Land Girls. Back Lily, Joan Pullen (Mrs Ward) [but back of photo is crossed out and says "Clair"], Elsie. Front Edie and Doris. The field is now Windsor Road,...
Date: 1943
Image ID GRD_LAN_003


11. ID GRD_LAN_007 Land Girls. Bert Wright, 
Front L-R Doris, Lil.
Back Kath, Bert Wright, Mona, Elsie.

11. Land Girls. Bert Wright,
Front L-R Doris, Lil.
Back Kath, Bert Wright, Mona, Elsie.
Image ID GRD_LAN_007


12. ID GRD_LAN_009 Land Girls during threshing at East Hall Farm. The cart belongs to J. Austin.

12. Land Girls during threshing at East Hall Farm. The cart belongs to J. Austin.
Date: c1943
Image ID GRD_LAN_009


13. ID GRD_LAN_025 Albert Green (David's father), with the pigs at Waldegraves Farm, Mersea. Albert worked there for many years. The lady is not known.
They are working on...

13. Albert Green (David's father), with the pigs at Waldegraves Farm, Mersea. Albert worked there for many years. The lady is not known.
They are working on...
Date: 1951
Image ID GRD_LAN_025


14. ID IA1_MUS_560 Cecil Mussett and Vic Sams, about 1944 when Cecil was 14. Raspberry and blackcurrant bushes. View looking northwest from Vic Sams' fields in Chapmans Lane to...

14. Cecil Mussett and Vic Sams, about 1944 when Cecil was 14. Raspberry and blackcurrant bushes. View looking northwest from Vic Sams' fields in Chapmans Lane to...
Date: c1944
Image ID IA1_MUS_560


15. ID IA1_MUS_561 Vic Sams and Cecil Mussett --- Chapman's Lane where Vic grew seeds and in the early days, also kept goats and sold the milk. Cecil worked for Vic for almost 30...

15. Vic Sams and Cecil Mussett --- Chapman's Lane where Vic grew seeds and in the early days, also kept goats and sold the milk. Cecil worked for Vic for almost 30...
Date: May 1949
Image ID IA1_MUS_561


16. ID IA1_MUS_562 Cecil Mussett at Chapmans Lane where he worked for Vic Sams. He has a goat in his right hand, a dog in his left hand and another goat by his feet. In the early...

16. Cecil Mussett at Chapmans Lane where he worked for Vic Sams. He has a goat in his right hand, a dog in his left hand and another goat by his feet. In the early...
Date: May 1949
Image ID IA1_MUS_562


17. ID JCN_005 Tedding the hay crop, Cudmore Grove - turning it to dry in the sun.
Used in the Mistral, 1999.

17. Tedding the hay crop, Cudmore Grove - turning it to dry in the sun.
Used in the Mistral, 1999.
Date: July 1998
Image ID JCN_005


18. ID JCN_012 Ploughing Match on fields at the top of Brierley Avenue. This was the new venue for ploughing matches after WW2. Amongst the spectators are 
Police Constable...

18. Ploughing Match on fields at the top of Brierley Avenue. This was the new venue for ploughing matches after WW2. Amongst the spectators are Police Constable...
Date: c1948
Image ID JCN_012


19. ID KBA_HAY_001 Cutting hay from a stack - it will be put into the press (to the left of the stack) and made into trusses for carriage. Wilfred Francis on the stack, and his...

19. Cutting hay from a stack - it will be put into the press (to the left of the stack) and made into trusses for carriage. Wilfred Francis on the stack, and his...
Image ID KBA_HAY_001


20. ID KBA_HAY_003 Cutting hay from the stack on the right, and pressing into trusses using the press in the centre. The trusses are stacked on the left - lady on top is unknown...

20. Cutting hay from the stack on the right, and pressing into trusses using the press in the centre. The trusses are stacked on the left - lady on top is unknown...
Image ID KBA_HAY_003


21. ID MF05_006 Brickhouse Farm, West Mersea. William Trim - smoking pipe - was a threshing contractor at Mersea. The steam engine was a 'portable', i.e. it was not...

21. Brickhouse Farm, West Mersea. William Trim - smoking pipe - was a threshing contractor at Mersea. The steam engine was a 'portable', i.e. it was not...
Date: c1915
Image ID MF05_006


22. ID MIS_1974_012 Mistral. Journal of the Mersea Island Society. Winter 1973 / 1974 Page 10.
Recollections and Reflections by Fred Scott contd.
Farms on Mersea Island...

22. Mistral. Journal of the Mersea Island Society. Winter 1973 / 1974 Page 10.
Recollections and Reflections by Fred Scott contd.
Farms on Mersea Island...
Date: 1974
Image ID MIS_1974_012


23. ID MMC_L615_001 Brierley Hall cows in Seaview Avenue. Postcard mailed March 1913. Charles Stanley (Bump) Farthing far left. Nursing Home on right, Brazil House on left became...

23. Brierley Hall cows in Seaview Avenue. Postcard mailed March 1913. Charles Stanley (Bump) Farthing far left. Nursing Home on right, Brazil House on left became...
Date: Before 1913
Image ID MMC_L615_001


24. ID MMC_P579_B Jim and Oliver Farthing, East Road, flailing for seeds. 
The 1911 Census and 1936 Electors list show both James and Oliver Farthing at Cross Farm.

24. Jim and Oliver Farthing, East Road, flailing for seeds.
The 1911 Census and 1936 Electors list show both James and Oliver Farthing at Cross Farm.
Image ID MMC_P579_B


25. ID MMC_P755_097 In the Cornfields - harvest. The man with the white beard is possibly Bob Burgess. Cleghorn photograph. Another copy of this card posted 25 August...

25. In the Cornfields - harvest. The man with the white beard is possibly Bob Burgess. Cleghorn photograph. Another copy of this card posted 25 August...
Date: Before August 1908
Image ID MMC_P755_097


26. ID MP01_040 Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 1 1904.
4 December 1904 Barge came up to Church Wharf with Stone for Salcot Parish MERCY.
4 December 1904...

26. Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 1 1904.
4 December 1904 Barge came up to Church Wharf with Stone for Salcot Parish MERCY.
4 December 1904...
Date: 28 November 1904
Image ID MP01_040


27. ID MP02_024 Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 2 August 1907 - August 1908.
6 September 1907 Barge load of Cattle Manure at Church Wharf at £7.10. Paid...

27. Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 2 August 1907 - August 1908.
6 September 1907 Barge load of Cattle Manure at Church Wharf at £7.10. Paid...
Date: 2 September 1907
Image ID MP02_024


28. ID MP03_016 Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 3 August 1910 - August 1911.
8 August 1910 Workmen Nice, Blighton, Alston, Watling, Ponder Ely, Foakes Er.,...

28. Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 3 August 1910 - August 1911.
8 August 1910 Workmen Nice, Blighton, Alston, Watling, Ponder Ely, Foakes Er.,...
Date: 8 August 1910
Image ID MP03_016


29. ID MP03_044 Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 3 August 1910 - August 1911.
19 November 1910 bought 27 Acres of Meadow Marsh in Tolleshunt Knights.

29. Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 3 August 1910 - August 1911. 19 November 1910 bought 27 Acres of Meadow Marsh in Tolleshunt Knights.
Date: 14 November 1910
Image ID MP03_044


30. ID MP04_054 Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 4 21 September 1914 - October 1915.
1 March 1915 from Mr S. Bunton 3 ton Five fingers.
2 March 1915 Mr Eve...

30. Horn Farm Salcott Labour Accounts Book No. 4 21 September 1914 - October 1915.
1 March 1915 from Mr S. Bunton 3 ton Five fingers.
2 March 1915 Mr Eve...
Date: 22 February 1915
Image ID MP04_054


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