- WRIGHT STEPEHENSON & CO LTD TOP DRESSING AND CROP SPRAYING
Creating Agency:

Wright Stepehenson & Co Ltd

Series #: 4070P
Series Description: This series consists of aerial top dressing aircraft spreading suphosphate fertiliser on the farmlands of New Zealand. Items 1-5 are of trucks with top dressing spreaders attached to the truck
Date: 1918-1961
Items in the series
Title: Man standing on back of cart pouring top dressing fertiliser into spreader dispenser
Date:Circa 1918
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4070P
4070P/2
 
Title: Man (Mr Howell) top dressing fertiiser from the tray of his truck which is travelling at 20 miles per hour
Date:Circa 1920
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4070P
4070P/2
 
Title: Truck loaded with superphosphate bags with Munroe Top-dresser attachment
Date:Circa 1920
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4070P
4070P/3
 
Title: Man adjusting Munroe Top-dresser attachment at back of truck
Date:Circa 1920
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4070P
4070P/4
 
Title: Top dresser truck
Date:Circa 1920
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4070P
4070P/5
 
Title: Truck with top dressing dispensor drum on back
Date:Circa 1918
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4070P
4070P/6
 
Title: Wright Stephenson & Co Challenge Phosphate 'old works' under construction
Date:1925
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4070P
4070P/7
 
Title: Challenge Phosphate plant
Date:Circa 1921
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4070P
4070P/8
 
Title: Interior of Challenge Phosphate plant - stacks of bags
Date:Circa 1922
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4070P
4070P/9
 
Title: Interior of Challenge Phosphate plant - stacks of bags
Date:Circa 1922
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4070P
4070P/10
 
Title: Interior of Challenge Phosphate plant - stacks of bags
Date:Circa 1922
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4070P
4070P/11
 
Title: "Aerial top dressing Maori Lands, Rotorua"
Date:Circa 1959
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4070P
4070P/12
 
Title: "Aerial top dressing, Tawa Flat, Wellington. The de Haviland Beaver aircraft in a experimental run is spreading granulated Dutch nitro-lime instead of supphosphate."
Date:Circa 1959
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4070P
4070P/13
 
Title: "Aerial top dressing, Raglan area, showing the Beaver aircraft"
Date:Circa 1959
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4070P
4070P/14
 
Title: Aerial top dressind demonstration by a Cessna aircraft during the P.A.T.A. conference in Christchurch
Date:Circa 1959
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4070P
4070P/15
 
Title: "Aerial top dressing with heavy aircraft, a Lockheed Lodestar from the Agricultural Aviation Show at Milson Airport, Palmerston North, demonstrates top dressing"
Date:Circa 1958
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4070P
4070P/16
 
Title: Aerial top dressing aircraft near Mt Ruapehu
Date:Circa 1959
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4070P
4070P/18
 
Title: Aerial top dressing aircraft near Mt Ruapehu
Date:Circa 1959
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4070P
4070P/19
 
Title: Aerial top dressing aircraft near Mt Ruapehu
Date:Circa 1959
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4070P
4070P/20
 
Title: "Aerial top dressin, Rotorua, showing improvised air strip and Tiger Moth aircraft, which can carry a load of 5cwt of superphosphate, being loaded. Only one minute is required from landing to take-off"
Date:Circa 1951
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4070P
4070P/21
 
Title: "Fletcher aircraft, near Matamata, aerial top dressing farmlands (may be performing the 'victory roll')"
Date:Circa 1951
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4070P
4070P/22
 
Title: Tiger Moth aircraft aerial top dressing in the Rotorua district.
Date:Circa 1951
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4070P
4070P/23
 
Title: Helicopter spraying operations
Date:1960
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4070P
4070P/24
 
Title: Company super spread aircraft in Australia used for top dressing and weed spraying
Date:1961
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4070P
4070P/25
 
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