During an auction at a farm agricultural tools were often sold too. Sometimes these were as good as new, sometimes they had seen several years of use and sometimes they were virtually antiques. You would come across all kinds of things at an auction.

The tools you can see here could have been on sale at such an auction. They form part of the equipment that would have been used on an average farm. All these items featured in auction announcements in around 1930.

As not everyone will know what each tool was used for, we provide a brief explanation of each one.