Mystery Photo for April 27, 2015 |

Mystery Photo for April 27, 2015

John Linnebur of Roggen, Colo., identified the object as an adjustable aluminum flat band. It is used as a leg band on poultry or pea fowl. They come in boxes numbered 1-100.

Do you know what this is?

Bill Ugolini of Walsenburg, Colo., is wondering if any of our readers know anything about this mystery object. It is 3 and 1/2 inches long and about 1/4 inch wide and is made of aluminum.

If you think you know what this is, then send your answer to The Fence Post Mystery Photo Contest. Please include your address and phone number.

If your guess agrees with our experts’ opinions, then we’ll toss all the correct answers in a hat and draw a winner.

We’ll reveal the answer in next month’s Mystery Photo Contest. Entries can be e-mailed, mailed or faxed to (970) 352-7164.

The deadline for this month’s Mystery Photo Contest is Friday, May 15, so feel free to send in your answers and take a shot at winning $10 from The Fence Post.

We have a winner!

We received eight entries for last month’s mystery photo!

Vance Teegerstrom of Stromsburg, Neb., identified the object as an antique railroad tie roller. It was used in building and repairing of railroads.

Jim Nees of Elizabeth, Colo., sent in the object. Thanks for sharing this nostalgic photo with our readers.

Join the fun

We still need your help – and your Mystery Photos. If you have an antique piece of equipment, or know of an unusual or unique building or landmark (no photos of obscure landscapes) take a clear photo of it and send it to the Fence Post’s Mystery Photo Contest.

If your photo is used we’ll send you $10 and your name and photo will get printed in the Fence Post for your friends and family to see and admire. All photos will be returned following publication. No Phone entries/inquiries, please.

Please send all inquiries to:

The Fence Post

Mystery Photo Contest

P.O. Box 1690

Greeley, CO 80632

Or e-mail

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