Going, going, gone: The 29th Ontario Belgian Horse Association draft horse auction was held yesterday at the Canada Farm Show at Exhibition Place and more than 200 beasts of burden went on the block. Eddie Rankin, top, was one of the handlers yesterday whispering goodbye to the steeds. Sheldon Mador, 16, from Sault Ste. Marie took time to rest on the back of 17-year-old Algoma Queen and David Binns, 3, of Owen Sound took charge of his family's two champions. Open in full size

Going, going, gone: The 29th Ontario Belgian Horse Association draft horse auction was held yesterday at the Canada Farm Show at Exhibition Place and more than 200 beasts of burden went on the block. Eddie Rankin, top, was one of the handlers yesterday whispering goodbye to the steeds. Sheldon Mador, 16, from Sault Ste. Marie took time to rest on the back of 17-year-old Algoma Queen and David Binns, 3, of Owen Sound took charge of his family's two champions.

Picture, 1982, English

Going, going, gone: The 29th Ontario Belgian Horse Association draft horse auction was held yesterday at the Canada Farm Show at Exhibition Place and more than 200 beasts of burden went on the block. Eddie Rankin, top, was one of the handlers yesterday whispering goodbye to the steeds. Sheldon Mador, 16, from Sault Ste. Marie took time to rest on the back of 17-year-old Algoma Queen and David Binns, 3, of Owen Sound took charge of his family's two champions.

Picture, 1982, English

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Toronto Star License

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From the Toronto Star Archives

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Auctions and Auctioneers - Farm and Livestock

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Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

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Toronto Reference Library

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Toronto Star Photo Archive

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tspa_0002630f