Croust at Higher Mellangoose Farm, Sithney, about 1917
|Place||Sithney Cornwall United Kingdom|
|Keywords||Trades and Professions Farming Sithney|
|Copyright||© Helston Museum|
"Croust time" at Higher Mellangoose Farm, Sithney, on Threshing day, about 1917. A group of 25 men, women and children are all facing the camera. Some are holding mugs and there are food baskets in the foreground. In the background part of a steam driven threshing machine is visible. Croust time is Cornish for "dinner time".