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Walter Southworth wagons loaded with straw

More of Walter Southworth's wagons, this time loaded with straw.
Also in the photograph can be seen Walter Southworth himself, together with Jack Procter, Harry Hague, James Dodson and Philip Dobson, James Southworth, Edward Martland and James Sharrock.

Walter Southworth haulage -  Horse and cart loaded with seed potatoes

This photograph shows a Southworth horse and cart loaded with seed potatoes ready for the market at either Preston or Liverpool.

The cart, complete with storm lamps front and back, would make the long journey as a matter of routine on a twice weekly basis.