Keeping ploughing engines, implements and skills alive
In this period of reduced club activity would you like to contribute?
To contribute to this page please contact John Billard. Click here
For contributions to the Steam Plough Times please contact Peter Longfoot. Click here
Do you have recollections of working Steam Ploughing tackle or of SPC events?
This could be a paragraph or hundreds of words, even better if you have a photo to go with it.
Articles from Steam Plough Times
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by John Billard September 2002
by Fred Dyer December 1999
By Brian Albon May 2021
by Pat Freeman March 1990
by Rob Shorland-Ball September 1986
Now updated with newspaper report and further update 15 Feb 21
BRIAN ALBON saw the above article and has sent this
additional information CLICK Here
BRIAN ALBON saw the above article and has
written the following notes CLICK Here
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This advertisement is from Bells Weekly Messenger 11 July 1859
Advertisement for Fowlers from the programme of the Harewood House Rally 1963
Advertisement for Fowlers from the programme of the Harewood House Rally 1964
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Member Edward Potts has provided the following from an illustrated newspaper report dated 29 September 1900, which describes the incident
Click on the “Living Van Lives on” link on the left for the full story
or HERE to see the newspaper report.
A STEAM CULTIVATOR IN DISTRESS:
AN ACCIDENT IN LEICESTERSHIRE