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Articles from Steam Plough Times
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NEW – SEVENTY MILES ON A BB

by John Billard   September 2002

NEW – PHEW! BUYING A PAIR OF PLOUGHING ENGINES

by Peter & Sandra Ware    March 1987

NEW – A PLOUGHMANS DAY

By Harry Maxey     Autumn 1987

 A BOYHOOD MEMORY OF STEAM 
by Fred Dyer    December 1999

A PLOUGHING ENGINE AND BARN 
By Brian Albon     May 2021

EXPLODING ENGINE 1904
by Pat Freeman  March 1990

 A STORY OF WARTIME TREE PULLING
by the late Harry Maxey  March 1987

   BURRELL PLOUGHING ENGINES NOS. 776 & 777
by  Rob Shorland-Ball   September 1986

UP THE BANK 
by Albert Crittall   September 1992

 A LIVING VAN LIVES ON  
by Pat Freeman  September 1992

(Now updated with newspaper report and further update 15 Feb 21)

EARLY STEAM PLOUGHING  

by Pat Freeman 1989

PLOUGHING ON 

March 1978

DREDGING 

by Peter Ware 1976

SEVERN STEAM FAIR TEWKESBURY 1974
By John Mayes

Steam Plough Times No 23  c1972
Bringing home new sets of engines and tackle from the Fowler Works
BRIAN ALBON saw the above article and has sent this
additional information Click Here

60 YEARS AGO & THE BURRELL THUMP

by John Rogers, March 1980 & by George Eves, October 1980

DREDGING AT OCKHAM MILL
March 1984

JOHN MARLBOROUGH OF WESTON PARK

by Harold Bonnett   March 1984

BRIAN ALBON saw the above article and has written the following notes   Click Here

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

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.
Advertisement for Fowlers from the programme of the Harewood House Rally 1964

Advertisement for Fowlers from the programme of the Harewood House Rally 1964

This advertisement is from Bells Weekly Messenger 11 July 1859

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 1963

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