Story: Farm fencing

Cattle stop

Cattle stop

A cattle stop makes travel easy for motorists, who can drive over the metal grid, whereas stock will normally not cross it. This cattle stop on the Loganburn run in Central Otago is lightly constructed, so heavy vehicles have to go through the gate.

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Robert Peden, 'Farm fencing - Gates and other barriers', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 April 2024)

Story by Robert Peden, published 24 Nov 2008