Kōrero: Transport of animals

Drovers and sheep, East Coast (2 o 3)

Drovers and sheep, East Coast

When droving large mobs of sheep, drovers often found the beach an easier route than the broken hill country by the shore. These men are moving a mob of sheep along a beach on the East Coast of the North Island, around 1916.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Frederick Ashby Hargreaves Collection (PAColl-3047)
Reference: 1/1-002648; G
Photograph by Frederick Ashby Hargreaves

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Ruth Low, 'Transport of animals - Droving – ‘on the hoof’', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18092/drovers-and-sheep-east-coast (accessed 28 January 2021)

He kōrero nā Ruth Low, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008