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Cutting Corn with a Binder, about 1952

PlaceCoverack Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1952. about
KeywordsTrades and Professions Farming Coverack
CopyrightImage Courtesy of Helston Museum

Cutting corn with a binder at Polcoverack Farm, Coverack, St Keverne, about 1952. The little girl is Ann Trewern [later Mrs Hoskin] and the little boy is Ann's cousin John. The gentleman sitting on the binder is Mr Tom Andrew. Ann's uncle, Mr Jim Andrew, is holding the sheaf and her grandfather, Norman Hocking, is the gentleman smoking a pipe in the centre of the picture.