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by Shorthorn
27 Aug 2018, 17:14
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: What is it ?
Replies: 2
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Re: What is it ?

Dear Donny,

I have several people who are interested in trying to identify the tool and they wonder if you have any other photos you can let us have? A side view would be particularly helpful. Either post them here or send them to webmaster@taths.org.uk and I will pick them up.

Bob Evans
by Shorthorn
25 Aug 2018, 18:15
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: What is it ?
Replies: 2
Views: 13406

Re: What is it ?

Donny,

I will post this on the Tools and Trades History Society website and Facebook page and see if we can find someone who will recognise it.

Bob Evans
TATHS Webmaster
by Shorthorn
21 Aug 2017, 16:24
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: Welsh Hay Rakes
Replies: 1
Views: 17314

Welsh Hay Rakes

The County View for South Wales, published in 1814, contains an odd description of a hay rake used in Monmouthshire: "The tines are double the length of those of common rakes, being driven through the head, so as to be of equal length on both sides. The head makes a bevel angle with the handle, and ...