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A mismatched pair

A mismatched pair at (I think) Mid Guith, Eday. 1930 ish.
Picture added on 09 April 2012 at 21:52
Comments:
Taken at Lesshammer with Daisy Gray's father James Norquoy and his mismatched pair.
Added by Marlene Rorie on 23 October 2012
You horsey folk dont seem to know a lot about horse ploughing. The horse and pony are on cleanland which is a lot easier than ley ground. (cleanland is ploughed after growing tatties and neeps. The tree of the horse is fornent the plough, the ponys tree is ofset from the plough.The ploughman was a wise man.
Added by Sveckia on 25 October 2012
The photogragher captioned it the "Mismatched pair" who ever they were.
Some photos had it on others not.
Added by Marlene Rorie on 23 May 2013
The late Daisy Gray showed me this photo some years ago, and she said, 'how's that for a mismatched pair'. I can't remember if it was on her copy of this pic as I'm not a horsey person.
My copy came from my great aunt 'Pol' Shearer who was married to Peter Harcus of the Park.
Added by Grant Leonard. on 24 May 2013
GRANT, I would very much like to contact you regarding this picture and others since published on the website.
My phone no is 01463 232365 perhaps we can establish contact by email in future if you like
Added by Peter HARCUS Burges on 31 March 2015
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