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Harvest Time, Orkney postcard

Harvest time, Orkney (view of Hoy in background). Real photographic postcard published by Valentine's. Postally unused. Probably dates from the 1950's/60's.
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Picture added on 22 August 2017 at 00:16
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The crude and inaccurate colourisation on this interesting card suggests a date earlier than the 1950's/60s, yet the tractor looks about right for that period.
Added by Ian Hourston on 22 August 2017
The registration is BS 515?, and our Fordson Major from 1955 was BS 4686, so I would guess that it would be late 50's. The tractor is an International from the mid to late 50's, so the photo is probably a bit later - early 60's maybe?
Added by Stewart Miller on 05 May 2018
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