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Scything the burial ground


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The Mower

My friend Susan brought me back pictures of scythes from her recent visit to the newly revamped Tate Britain. Among them was The Mower by┬áSir Hamo Thornycroft. Made at the end of the 1800s it depicts a British labourer in … Continue reading

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