image © Dorset County Museum | Licence: All Rights Reserved
image © Dorset County Museum | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Fordington Field, barley harvesting

Date

1901

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Description

Watercolour mounted on page 47 of H.J. Moule "Dorset Vol.7". A full waggon of barley drawn by two horses is being led away. Another waggon is being loaded by four men, a third wagon is waiting in the background. A woman is sitting with two baskets amongst the cut barley in the foreground. Inscriptions: [on image bottom left] "Aug 19. Sep 3.1901" / [on mount bottom middle] "Barley-carrying. Fordington Field".

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Location

Fordington Fields, Dorchester, Dorset, England

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