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harry t.



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Registered: October 2008
Location: Castlereagh, Co.Down
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· Date: Mon, 29 June 20 · Views: 125
· Filesize: 37.2kb, 89.3kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 817 ·
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Keywords: Loading grain
Source of Image, If not your own: US National Archives
Location photo was taken: New Orleans
Date photo was taken: 1906
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Iain Crosbie
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Registered: December 2005
Posts: 1,233
Tue, 30 June 20 02:58

Is the centre vessel unloading from the barge and loading the ship, the other way round, or is it loading both? How is the grain being removed: is it suction, or some kind of mechanical conveyor?
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Graham the pipe

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Registered: September 2010
Location: Caterham Surrey
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Tue, 30 June 20 03:22

I think it sucks, Iain. Sorry if that sounds rude but if it didn't wouldn't we see a few more hands on deck?
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