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by fang
Fri Sep 21, 2018 2:06 am
Forum: Construction Equipment
Topic: Wickham-Poole system
Replies: 7
Views: 614
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Re: Wickham-Poole system

Put Wickham-Poole into Google and select images, a good few come up. Also search Wickham-Poole in Flickr. I did hear/read somewhere that Shawnee-Poole dumpers were more or less permanently connected to the tractor, whereas Wickham-Poole was a quick hitch system, but then there looks to be Shawnee-Po...
by fang
Sun Sep 16, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Construction Equipment
Topic: Wickham-Poole system
Replies: 7
Views: 614
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Wickham-Poole system

Does anyone have any information on the Wickham-Poole trailer system. I have got a bot of info off google and Flickr, but I believe brochures were published on the system and various trailers available. Would anyone have such information?

Thanks
by fang
Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Construction Equipment
Topic: Auto-mower winch tractors
Replies: 1
Views: 1397
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Auto-mower winch tractors

Does anyone know anything about or have any sales literature, etc for the Auto-mower winch tractor conversions done on Fordson and Ford tractors. According to wikipedia "The Fordson Major was the F.M.F.8 and the Ford 5000 was the AT 5"
by fang
Tue Jul 26, 2016 7:43 pm
Forum: Rail Plant Equipment
Topic: Ransomes ITW Shunter
Replies: 18
Views: 10540
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Re: Ransomes ITW Shunter

What publication are the pics of the ITW shunting wagons from?

Was the winch just fitted to the ITW or could a standard crawler be bought with one fitted?
by fang
Thu Jul 07, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Dozers
Topic: Post-war Sherman tank conversions
Replies: 24
Views: 8095
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Re: Post-war Sherman tank conversions

I guess the only pictures of the Onions conversions must be in that book, the scraper is semi mounted onto the back of the tank.

The other conversion is the Crawford conversion that was used for ploughing!
by fang
Sat Jul 02, 2016 9:07 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Tom Atherton
Replies: 0
Views: 1048
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Tom Atherton

Does anyone have contact details for Tom Atherton?

Thanks
by fang
Wed Jun 29, 2016 2:05 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Tom Athertons Working Event
Replies: 10
Views: 1529
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Re: Tom Athertons Working Event

Do you have any contact details for him? I'm building a model of a CUB and his machine has the early type undercarriage, that I could do with a few more pics of

Thanks
by fang
Tue Jun 28, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Tom Athertons Working Event
Replies: 10
Views: 1529
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Re: Tom Athertons Working Event

Does anyone know who owns the Priestman CUB skimmer shown in these pics?
by fang
Sat Jun 18, 2016 6:04 pm
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: ALLEN trenchers
Replies: 2
Views: 2310
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ALLEN trenchers

Does anyone have any information, brochures, etc on the ALLEN range of trenchers?
by fang
Wed Apr 27, 2016 8:38 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: [Wanted] Early Priestman literature
Replies: 0
Views: 2993
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[Wanted] Early Priestman literature

Looking for any sales literature for early Priestman machines, the type fitted with wooden cabins. Originals or copies

Many thanks

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