Plough, Thornbury; MacAlister Ltd; 1920

Name/Title

Plough, Thornbury

About this object

This is a two furrow horse drawn plough which was locally made in Invercargill by MacAlister Ltd, probably in about 1920 but possibly before.

This is one of a number of similar ploughs in the Thornbury Collection which were made by local blacksmith. These include ploughs from J. Stevenson of Waianawa, Gardener of Mataura, Trapski of Wyndham and Booth.

Maker

MacAlister Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1920

Period

1920s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Thornbury

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, cast iron
inorganic, processed material, metal, alloy, steel

Measurements

h 920 mm x w 880 mm x l 3400 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Subject and Association Keywords

Machinery and Tools

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Rights

All rights reserved

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