Story: Rural workers

Scottish shepherd

Scottish shepherd

Shepherd Walter Hume sorts sheep in the yards before shearing on Mt Linton Station in Southland. Scottish shepherds were sought after, as they were used to managing sheep on unfenced land.

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Carl Walrond, 'Rural workers - Large sheep runs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/17198/scottish-shepherd (accessed 20 September 2019)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 24 Nov 2008