At Work in the Cranberry Bog

Museum shows cranberry bog harvest with handcrafted tools

A 19th century winnowing machine used to separate cranberries from leaves and other material
A 19th century winnowing machine used to separate cranberries from leaves and other material. The cranberries went in to the top of the machine. The crank was then turned to create a sideways air stream to blow out debris while the cranberries fell into a hopper below.