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Farming Collection (#2)

Background imageFarming Collection: Horse ploughing MCF01_02_0374

Horse ploughing MCF01_02_0374
Easton, Freshwater, Isle of Wight. A man with a pair of horses rolling a field in Easton

Background imageFarming Collection: Horse ploughing MCF01_02_0373

Horse ploughing MCF01_02_0373
Easton, Freshwater, Isle of Wight. A man with a pair of horses harrowing a field in Easton

Background imageFarming Collection: Horse ploughing MCF01_02_0372

Horse ploughing MCF01_02_0372
Easton, Freshwater, Isle of Wight. Two men with two pairs of horses ploughing a field in Easton

Background imageFarming Collection: Cart shed MCF01_02_0189

Cart shed MCF01_02_0189
CHEDDAR, SEDGEMOOR, SOMERSET. A view of a small farm yard in Cheddar, showing a wooden cart parked outside an open-fronted cart shed with a thatched roof supported by tree trunks or branches

Background imageFarming Collection: Horse power MCF01_02_0015

Horse power MCF01_02_0015
Broomfield, Broomfield and Kingswood, Maidstone, Kent. Men loading timber, possibly hop poles, on to a cart pulled by three horses

Background imageFarming Collection: Horse power MCF01_02_0014

Horse power MCF01_02_0014
Broomfield, Broomfield and Kingswood, Maidstone, Kent. A group of men with four horses pulling a wooden cart laden with timber, possibly hop poles

Background imageFarming Collection: Country Pavilion OP35894

Country Pavilion OP35894
Festival of Britain, South Bank Exhibition, South Bank, Lambeth, Greater London. The interior of the Country Pavilion at the South Bank Exhibition of the Festival of Britain

Background imageFarming Collection: Mending a tractor JLP01_08_055062

Mending a tractor JLP01_08_055062
A view of two Laing workers carrying out maintenance work on the rear right wheel of a Fordson Major Diesel Tractor. This image was catalogued as part of the Breaking New Ground Project in

Background imageFarming Collection: Sussex Barn ZEH01_01_30

Sussex Barn ZEH01_01_30
Stereoscopic view showing a timber barn on brick stilts, somewhere in East or West Sussex

Background imageFarming Collection: St Mary Littlehampton HSI01_01_002

St Mary Littlehampton HSI01_01_002
ST MARYS CHURCH, CHURCH STREET, LITTLEHAMPTON, ARUN, WEST SUSSEX. People at work using a steam powered threshing machine, with St Marys Church in the background, 1901-1902

Background imageFarming Collection: Hayricks DIX02_01_010

Hayricks DIX02_01_010
Ashridge Farm, Green End Road, Radnage, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Hayricks at Ashridge Farm. Photographed in the 1930s

Background imageFarming Collection: Corn harvest, Haddenham, Buckinghamshire a97_05375

Corn harvest, Haddenham, Buckinghamshire a97_05375
General view of worker in field harvesting corn, Haddenham, Buckinghamshire. 1900. Alfred Newton and Sons

Background imageFarming Collection: Hay Bales FF002978

Hay Bales FF002978
Ashendon, Buckinghamshire. Hay bales stacked in a field. Photographed by John Gay

Background imageFarming Collection: Livestock FF002985

Livestock FF002985
Ashendon, Buckinghamshire. Cattle, sheep and horses grazing on a sloping field, with irises in the foreground and the flat Aylesbury Vale landscape beyond. Photographed by John Gay

Background imageFarming Collection: Inquisitive sheep DP195808

Inquisitive sheep DP195808
Inquisitive sheep, Herefordshire

Background imageFarming Collection: Medieval barn N090118

Medieval barn N090118
WHARRAM PERCY MEDIEVAL VILLAGE, North Yorkshire. Reconstuction drawing by Peter Dunn (English Heritage Graphics Team) showing the interior of the Medieval Vicarage Barn

Background imageFarming Collection: Ploughing, Buckinghamshire BB98_10630

Ploughing, Buckinghamshire BB98_10630
A view showing a horse and plough team at work possibly in Ilmer, Whiteleaf or Monks Risborough, Buckinghamshire. Photographed by Alfred Newton and Son. Date range: 1896-1920

Background imageFarming Collection: Elephant grass in snow N100016

Elephant grass in snow N100016
Snowfall covers a biocrop in Somerset. Elephant grass is used for biofuel and thatching

Background imageFarming Collection: Offas Dyke, Herefordshire N090410

Offas Dyke, Herefordshire N090410
OFFAs DYKE, Llanfair Hill, Herefordshire. General view, with sheep

Background imageFarming Collection: Farm Wagon a98_11487

Farm Wagon a98_11487
Keswick, Norfolk. A traditional farm waggon on display at the Royal Norfolk Show. Usually pulled by two horses, it would still have been in regular use at the time of this photograph

Background imageFarming Collection: Potato riddling, Norfolk a98_09647

Potato riddling, Norfolk a98_09647
Marshland St James, Norfolk. After harvest, potatoes were stored in clamps in the fields. As they were needed, the clamp would be opened and potatoes dug out with a special potato shovel

Background imageFarming Collection: Driven cattle, Norfolk a98_11670

Driven cattle, Norfolk a98_11670
Norwich, Norfolk. Driving cattle to the railway station, Heigham Street. Traditionally cattle were driven to market; then they were taken by train; today they are taken door-to-door by lorry

Background imageFarming Collection: Flock of sheep a98_09813

Flock of sheep a98_09813
HELMSLEY, Rydale. North Yorkshire.There are some areas of life which technology never seems to change. This shepherd is moving his flock through the town as people still do

Background imageFarming Collection: Bratton Ball K020595

Bratton Ball K020595
BRATTON BALL, Exmoor, Somerset. Sheep grazing

Background imageFarming Collection: Ploughing J910040

Ploughing J910040
Reconstruction drawing of present day view of tractor ploughing field by Judith Dobie, English Heritage Graphics Team. Farming

Background imageFarming Collection: Congleton Viaduct a98_05397

Congleton Viaduct a98_05397
CONGLETON VIADUCT, Cheshire. General view of the Congleton Viaduct across agricultural land. There is a train crossing. Photographed by Eric de Mare (active 1945-80)

Background imageFarming Collection: Harvest, Norfolk a98_14729

Harvest, Norfolk a98_14729
Ranworth, Norfolk. The harvest is seen from the church tower. Despite mechanisation, it is still a labour-intensive task with at least 14 men visible. Photographed by Hallam Ashley September 1954

Background imageFarming Collection: Harvesting flax, Norfolk a98_09093

Harvesting flax, Norfolk a98_09093
Fields near Paston, Norfolk. Harvesting flax in July 1946. The strong fibre within the stalk of the flax plant is used to make linen thread and yarn

Background imageFarming Collection: Stonehenge landscape c. 2500BC H870003

Stonehenge landscape c. 2500BC H870003
STONEHENGE, Wiltshire. Livestock farming and Blue Stones in the distance shortly after 2500 BC. Reconstruction drawing by Ivan LAPPER

Background imageFarming Collection: Byland Abbey N071409

Byland Abbey N071409
BYLAND ABBEY, North Yorkshire. Abbey viewed from the north east, with cows in the foreground

Background imageFarming Collection: Hadrians Wall: Housesteads Fort N071084

Hadrians Wall: Housesteads Fort N071084
HADRIANs WALL: HOUSESTEADS FORT, Northumberland. Sheep climb on wall to get a high vantage point. hadrian

Background imageFarming Collection: Wingfield Manor K940856

Wingfield Manor K940856
WINGFIELD MANOR, South Wingfield, Derbyshire. Exterior view of the medieval manor house built c1429-56 and was where Mary, Queen of Scots was imprisioned

Background imageFarming Collection: St Catherines Chapel K020300

St Catherines Chapel K020300
ST CATHERINEs CHAPEL, Abbotsbury, Dorset. Looking across Chesil Beach and towards Portland Hill

Background imageFarming Collection: Rural landscape J910035

Rural landscape J910035
Reconstruction drawing of present day imaginary rural landscape by Judith Dobie, English Heritage Graphics Team. Farming

Background imageFarming Collection: Cumbrian Fells N060252

Cumbrian Fells N060252
CASTLERIGG, Cumbria. A gate in a dry stone wall with sheep drinking from a trough in the foreground. View to the Cumbrian fells beyond

Background imageFarming Collection: Barn And Shelter Sheds

Barn And Shelter Sheds
Agricultural buildings located in the Cotswolds. IoE 127459

Background imageFarming Collection: Milk churns FF002967

Milk churns FF002967
Three milk churns by cow parsley, Ashendon, Buckinghamshire. Photographed by John Gay, 1950s-1970s

Background imageFarming Collection: Neolithic Grain Production J930178

Neolithic Grain Production J930178
GRIMEs GRAVES, Norfolk. Neolithic Grain Production. Reconstruction drawing by Peter Dunn (English Heritage Graphics Team). Late Neolithic

Background imageFarming Collection: Oast houses a079669

Oast houses a079669
Close-up of three oast houses, viewed from under a roof or awning. Taken in Kent. Photographed by John Gay. Date range: 1955-1959

Background imageFarming Collection: Barley at dusk N071213

Barley at dusk N071213
NORFOLK COUNTRYSIDE. View of a barleyfield, at dusk, near Ludham. Cereal grain

Background imageFarming Collection: Ploughed field a079453

Ploughed field a079453
A view along the furrows of a neatly ploughed field near Bridgnorth, Shropshire, with a lone tree in the centre of the field and rolling hills in the distance. Photographed by John Gay in 1953

Background imageFarming Collection: Restormel Castle K010871

Restormel Castle K010871
RESTORMEL CASTLE, Cornwall. View from the South West



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