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by hair bear
Sun Sep 23, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Auction of vintage tractors and machinery
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Auction of vintage tractors and machinery

13th October at Holbury near Southampton. I have no connection other than hearing about it!
Thimbleby and Shorland Auctioneers catalogue should be online.
by hair bear
Sun Sep 23, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: For Sale - Ford D0607
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Views: 50
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For Sale - Ford D0607

Offering for a friend... Ford D0607 4x2 flatbed. It hasn't run for at least 10 years, but was in regular use when it parked. 4 cyl. engine, starter motor seems to be stuck so I don't know if it will turn over. The cab doesn't look too bad but the doors are rusty as are the cab steps. All glass prese...
by hair bear
Sun Sep 23, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Construction Equipment
Topic: Wickham-Poole system
Replies: 7
Views: 259
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Re: Wickham-Poole system

Sorry, it's got to be at least 15 years ago. There was a farm sale and they were in the long grass, not part of the auction. Farncome springs to mind.
by hair bear
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Construction Equipment
Topic: Wickham-Poole system
Replies: 7
Views: 259
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Re: Wickham-Poole system

The County Tractors dvd has clips of tippers and bolster pipe trailers - I couldn't say which were Shawnee or Wickham. There used to be two of the bolster trailers in a field near Godalming. Probably gone now though.
by hair bear
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 23/09/2018
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Views: 245867
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Re: Classic pictures Updated 16/09/2018

The Pic of the Dennison's got it all.
Not one, but two very rare trucks, weird high clearance lgp dozers and some strange architecture. Brilliant!
Ireland?
by hair bear
Wed Aug 08, 2018 11:16 pm
Forum: Wheel Loaders
Topic: Bray Loaders
Replies: 53
Views: 10531
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Re: Bray Loaders

You could try posting on Historic Military Vehicles Forum.
Doh, Doh, Doh!!! Just re-read Craig's post.
by hair bear
Sun Aug 05, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 23/09/2018
Replies: 2962
Views: 245867
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Re: Classic pictures Updated 05/08/2018

The pic with the Wimpey 8 wheeler, I'm not sure which i'd be more concerned about - the 4 storey unsupported wall or the huge piece of masonry perched above the RB!
by hair bear
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Quarry open day - Mortimer Berkshire
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Views: 241
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Quarry open day - Mortimer Berkshire

Sorry about the short notice, only spotted it today...
https://www.mortimerquarry.co.uk/open-day/
by hair bear
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: Cranes
Topic: Old Navvy.
Replies: 4
Views: 248
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Re: Old Navvy.

Now that's a project!
by hair bear
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: Villiers cement mixer
Replies: 3
Views: 886
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Re: Villiers cement mixer

Nearly a year later and yes Pete, It's a Parker. Spun it over, there is a spark and it did fire a few times but the flywheel bolt has now sheared off so unless anyone is interested it's off to the scrap bin. Located near Aldershot, Hampshire. http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/1434...

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