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Hop picking in Paddock Wood Kent 7th September 1962
Hop picking in Paddock Wood Kent 7th September 1962
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Nursery congress at Phillip Ladd s Nursery on Goldsel Road in Swanley, Kent. 1936
Nursery congress at Phillip Ladd s Nursery on Goldsel Road in Swanley, Kent. 1936
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Hop Picking fun for all the family. Young and old pick hops by the binful. 1950s
Hop Picking fun for all the family. Young and old pick hops by the binful. 1950s
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Hop Kilns removing dried hops from the kilns in Goudhurst. ( A general view ) 1937
Hop Kilns removing dried hops from the kilns in Goudhurst. ( A general view ) 1937
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With a felling axe, Harry ( Heathfield ) the Hedger of Charing, Kent, has cut
With a felling axe, Harry ( Heathfield ) the Hedger of Charing, Kent, has cut
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Hop picking at Maplescombe Farm, Farningham, Kent. 1938
Hop picking at Maplescombe Farm, Farningham, Kent. 1938
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Mr A.W. (Jack) Pearce of Lymington, Hampshire is out to beat the world horse ploughing
Mr A.W. (Jack) Pearce of Lymington, Hampshire is out to beat the world horse ploughing
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Mr G Lamb of Hextable shows off his orange plants. 1 March 1936
Mr G Lamb of Hextable shows off his orange plants. 1 March 1936
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Women hop pickers in Beltring, Kent. Each worker has a gas mask over their shoulder
Women hop pickers in Beltring, Kent. Each worker has a gas mask over their shoulder
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A party of hop pickers on a farm near the village of Paddock Wood in Kent. 9th September
A party of hop pickers on a farm near the village of Paddock Wood in Kent. 9th September
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The Watercress beds in Footscray, Kent cared for by Mr and Mrs Johnstone seen walking
The Watercress beds in Footscray, Kent cared for by Mr and Mrs Johnstone seen walking
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Loading hops for the mechanical picker at Brewers Hall Farm in Mereworth, Kent. 10th
Loading hops for the mechanical picker at Brewers Hall Farm in Mereworth, Kent. 10th
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Mr A.W. (Jack) Pearce of Lymington, Hampshire is out to beat the world horse ploughing Featured Print

Mr A.W. (Jack) Pearce of Lymington, Hampshire is out to beat the world horse ploughing

Mr A.W. (Jack) Pearce of Lymington, Hampshire is out to beat the world horse ploughing record of 263 firsts and 100 cups. He is 64 and in fifty years he has won 231 first prizes and championships which includes 74 cups. At the moment he is competing in everty horse ploughing match he can find. Picture shows Jack Pearce having a very welcome drink during one of his successful matches. 16th October 1957

© John Topham / TopFoto.co.uk

Mushroom caves at Chislehurst, Kent. 1934
Mushroom caves at Chislehurst, Kent. 1934
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Pea picking in Swanley. 1936
Pea picking in Swanley. 1936
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Hop pickers walking back to the oast houses with a loaded cart. 1935
Hop pickers walking back to the oast houses with a loaded cart. 1935
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Farmers and there horses plough work together to work the field near Plum Lane
Farmers and there horses plough work together to work the field near Plum Lane
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Man cutting corn with a scythe - harvesting by hand. Picture shows Fred Goldup, aged 72
Man cutting corn with a scythe - harvesting by hand. Picture shows Fred Goldup, aged 72
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A three horse team ploughing a field in Swanley, Kent. 1939
A three horse team ploughing a field in Swanley, Kent. 1939
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Searles, water diviner. 1935
Searles, water diviner. 1935
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Bumper Australian wheat crop will aid starving Europe after World War II food shortage
Bumper Australian wheat crop will aid starving Europe after World War II food shortage
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Dumping apples on Green Street Green in Dartford, Kent. 1937
Dumping apples on Green Street Green in Dartford, Kent. 1937
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A farmer and his horse team harrowing a field in Bexley. 1938
A farmer and his horse team harrowing a field in Bexley. 1938
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Harvest Scene, Transporting corn. 1934
Harvest Scene, Transporting corn. 1934
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A horse show in Westerham, Kent. Young girl riding a pony. 1936
A horse show in Westerham, Kent. Young girl riding a pony. 1936
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Man cutting corn with a scythe - harvesting by hand. Picture shows Fred Goldup, aged 72 Featured Print

Man cutting corn with a scythe - harvesting by hand. Picture shows Fred Goldup, aged 72

Man cutting corn with a scythe - harvesting by hand. Picture shows Fred Goldup, aged 72, working on a farm near Shoreham, Kent, making way with his home made bender and scythe for the reaper to make a start on this field of wheat.
5th August 1947

© John Topham / TopFoto

1940s, 40s, Agriculture, Bender, English Rural Life, Farmer, Farming, Harvest, Industry, Nineteen Forties, Scythe, Wheat, Worker

A team of working horses stop for a snack from the Blackthorn blossom in Farningham
A team of working horses stop for a snack from the Blackthorn blossom in Farningham
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Pig barn, Foots Cray, Kent. 1935
Pig barn, Foots Cray, Kent. 1935
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A little girl eats raspberrys in Sidcup. 1935
A little girl eats raspberrys in Sidcup. 1935
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A farmer sprays his currants. 1936
A farmer sprays his currants. 1936
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Farm workers returning home on their horses after a day s ploughing
Farm workers returning home on their horses after a day s ploughing
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Motorcycle in caves at Chislehurst, Kent. Mushroom growing. 1934
Motorcycle in caves at Chislehurst, Kent. Mushroom growing. 1934
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Tunbridge Wells Show. Judging Students. 1934
Tunbridge Wells Show. Judging Students. 1934
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Digging up parsnips in Kent. 1937
Digging up parsnips in Kent. 1937
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Jimmy Burrows and flail. 1935
Jimmy Burrows and flail. 1935
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Tunbridge Wells Show. Shoeing class. 1934
Tunbridge Wells Show. Shoeing class. 1934
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Farm workers sitting under a pylon, eating their lunch. 1936
Farm workers sitting under a pylon, eating their lunch. 1936
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Women s Land Army in training in Wye, Kent. Here the Land Girls are being given
Women s Land Army in training in Wye, Kent. Here the Land Girls are being given
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Women s Land Army in training in Wye, Kent. Here the Land Girls are being given Featured Print

Women s Land Army in training in Wye, Kent. Here the Land Girls are being given

Women s Land Army in training in Wye, Kent.
Here the Land Girls are being given ploughing instructions using a miniature plough in a sandbox.
1939

© John Topham / TopFoto.co.uk

1930s, 20th Century, 30s, Black And White, Countryside, Education, English Rural Life, Europeana Photography, Farm Machinery, Farm Worker, Farm Workers, Field, Ground, Ground Work, Home Front, Land Girls, Monochrome, Nineteen Thirties, Orders, Rural, Rural Life, Sand Box, Thirties, Topham, Train, Twentieth Century, War Effort, Wla, World War Two Ww2 Second World War, Ww2 Wwii World War Two

A horse enters an arena. 1936
A horse enters an arena. 1936
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Harry Wadman trimming a sheep for a show. 1937
Harry Wadman trimming a sheep for a show. 1937
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The stringing of the hop poles. 1937
The stringing of the hop poles. 1937
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A farmer and his team of horses plough a field in Sidcup, Kent. 1936
A farmer and his team of horses plough a field in Sidcup, Kent. 1936
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Apple tree laden with fruit. 1935
Apple tree laden with fruit. 1935
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Northern Ireland. Small farmer preparing the land for sugar beet. County Derry
Northern Ireland. Small farmer preparing the land for sugar beet. County Derry
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Ploughing up a bungalow s large front garden in Sidcup. Agriculture in the suburbs
Ploughing up a bungalow s large front garden in Sidcup. Agriculture in the suburbs
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Damage to crops ( storm ). 1937
Damage to crops ( storm ). 1937
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Grazing cows in a buttercup field. 1939
Grazing cows in a buttercup field. 1939
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A young farm worker farmer feeds her chickens. 1935
A young farm worker farmer feeds her chickens. 1935
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A woman farm worker tending to the chickens. Poultry run. 1935
A woman farm worker tending to the chickens. Poultry run. 1935
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Farm workers in Farningham, Kent at work using a portable steam engine and belt-driven
Farm workers in Farningham, Kent at work using a portable steam engine and belt-driven
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