Horse/tractor-drawn road grader - Ben Prior's Park.

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Comments (5)

InTheBush on February 14, 2012

These early graders always fascinate me FB!

jockswa on February 14, 2012

Got me flummoxed how they were effective without a lot of weight Caroline. Must have had some rough ol' roads in those days. Maybe just enough to scratch out the tower's tracks? I reckon the operator would have been a very busy man too.:-)

InTheBush on February 14, 2012

I was thinking that he probably had to be as strong as an ox :-)

jockswa on February 14, 2012

Yep, I wouldn't give you tuppence for the hydraulics. %]

InTheBush on February 14, 2012

They didn't need to go to the gym back in those days :-)

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