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by Thomas Bewick
03 Jan 2018, 14:18
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: Earliest Provincial Agricultural Society
Replies: 3
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Earliest Provincial Agricultural Society

Hello: I have a silver cup engraved: From the Agricultural Society to Mr Ralph Sanderson for Shewing the Best Stallion, Durham, March 31 1791. Does anyone know when the Durham Agricultural Society began to meet or award prizes? I suspect that this cup could be early for an agricultural prize? Is Dur...
by Thomas Bewick
26 Dec 2017, 17:17
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: Durham Agricultural Society
Replies: 4
Views: 49493

Durham Agricultural Society

Hello: Can anyone please help with the date that the Durham Agricultural Society was founded.

I have a silver cup presented by the Durham Agricultural Society in 1791 for best stallion. I presume this is quite an early example.