The “Ice man” Cometh!

By |2017-04-14T10:48:16+08:00April 14th, 2017|Categories: Identify Photographs|

20170322-002a (blog)No, this is not a treasure chest that you’d find in a cave. This is an ice box that the ice man would load on his bicycle where he’d then go round selling. Two whole blocks of ice covered in sawdust to keep it from melting any quicker than it should, on a hot day.

How would he cut the ice you ask? Here’s your answer, a huge saw.

20170322-002b (blog)Do you remember the ice man that cycled around on his bicycle selling ice? Do let us know if you do.