Threshing corn at an unidentified location in Cornwall. Probably 1900s
A Traction Engine on the left of the picture, provides the power via a long belt from it's fly wheel to the threshing machine on the right of the picture. Five men can be seen working on and around the threshing machine, while four children watch from a safe distance supervised by an older man. Photographer: Unknown.
© From the collection of the RIC