TBH I can't recall if this has been posted before but if so it is worthy of a repeat. Gathering the harvest, Andrews field, Essex, GB. The heavy horse shown is called a Suffolk Punch and was developed for farm use use in East Anglia [the counties of Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridge and Essex] centuries ago. The breed almost became extinct as agriculture adopted tractors and other machinery and remains on the endangered list but numbers are slowly rising. How do I know all this? I keep Suffolk Punch horses.
Does this appear to be London? The LFB’s losses and rolls during WW2 have always interested me from a standpoint of resilience and innovation. They basically wrote the book on collapse emergencies during this time while suffering tremendous casualties of their own