Vertical air photograph: A11124-16
Flight height: 12,400 feet; lens focal length: 8 inches
Scale: 1:17,000 (approx.)
Date: October 4, 1947
Location: Township 7; Range 16W1
Map sheets: 1:250,000 62G Brandon
1:50,000 62G/12 Wawanesa
The deep, wooded valley of the northward-flowing Souris River 1 can be seen in the west. The CP railway line 2 crosses the
Most of the land east of the
Fields are in different stages. In many cases lines along which stooks were placed can be seen 5 along with large straw piles 6. Loose straw has been blown from the piles in a generally southward direction 7. Another field that has been combined 8 has had some of the remaining stubble burned 9. In other fields there is no indication of a crop 10 and one—very dark-toned—11 has been cultivated in preparation for next year’s crop.
Although section lines can be seen 12, there are no gravel roads, and only two farmsteads 13 can be seen in the area of about six square miles.