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Planting trees on ploughing
Forestry Memories
No: 850   Contributor: Norman Davidson   Year: 1972
Planting trees on ploughing

Photographs courtesy of Abbie Gordon, Banchory.

Unknown planter working on ploughed hillside at unknown location. He is busy inserting the roots of the Sitka spruce into the gap opened up by the spade in the plough furrow and will finish by stamping on the gap with his foot to close it.
Picture added on 11 February 2011
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Forestry in Action
Tools, equipment and clothing
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This was a job made worse if the midges were out in force.

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