Another 19th century engraving, this one depicting haying on the vast Tantramar marshes, requiring specialized wagons.

Through the 19th century the Tantramar was increasingly given over to the production of hay. It spawned the need for specially designed hay wagons as could only be built in a local carriage factory.

Picturesque Canada
Leslie Van Patter, Paul Bogaard, Adèle Hempel
18-19th Century
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