Sat 12th - Sun 13th Oct 2019 British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival
This amazing event is held in a different part of the country each year.
The Championships offers a rare glimpse of how farming has changed over the past 300 years – magnificent heavy horses and many styles of vintage tractors and equipment and steam ploughing engines. With lots of trade stands, shopping and country crafts, it’s a great day out for all the family!
For more information please contact us or find SocietyofPloughmen on Facebook or ploughmen_ltd on Twitter.
From the Steam Heritage Shop
Chains and Copper The full length collectors edition of Fred Dibnah's epic journey around Britain on his traction engine – complete and unedited.
Fred Dibnah looks at the work of great engineers of the age – Brunel, Stephenson and Armstrong.
Tracking the invention of the steam engine through its development up to the turbines that provide the power for today’s industry. This volume contains…
- An Amazing Talent – a young artist with a love for old vehicles
- Returning To Steam At Twyford
- Converting a Series 1 Land Rover into a 'train'
- Steam Returns to Astley Green – but only for a weekend
- On The Case – a pair of American tractors
- Sussex Silver Steam