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Work horses of a different time. We are in Mennonite country and these people work their fields like so many did at the turn of 20th century. Here a farmer plows his field with 6 horses, meanwhile in the background the crew of the Ontario Southland continues its journey west to St. Thomas along the Cayuga Sub with a combined 2400 horses at the hoggers finger tips. Doubtful he will have to unleash them all, for too long anyway as they only have two cars in tow. The hopper from Courtland, the tank from Tillsonburg.
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Caption: Work horses of a different time. We are in Mennonite country and these people work their fields like so many did at the turn of 20th century. Here a farmer plows his field with 6 horses, meanwhile in the background the crew of the Ontario Southland continues its journey west to St. Thomas along the Cayuga Sub with a combined 2400 horses at the hoggers finger tips. Doubtful he will have to unleash them all, for too long anyway as they only have two cars in tow. The hopper from Courtland, the tank from Tillsonburg.

Photographer:
David Young [186] (more) (contact)
Date: 04/11/2019 (search)
Railway: Ontario Southland (search)
Reporting Marks: OSRX 1249 (search)
Train Symbol: Not Provided
Subdivision/SNS: CN Cayuga Subdivision (search)
City/Town: Malahide Township (search)
Province: Ontario (search)
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4 Comments
  1. Excellent.

  2. This is an excellent image. Great work David!

  3. Very nice. All those footprints, and they are not carbon. :o ) Lesson here.

  4. Nicely done, David.

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