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Reference TR PLO
Covering dates 1775-1940's
Held by Museum of English Rural Life
Extent 118 Documents
Source of acquisition Material deposited on permanent loan, May 1970 T 70/1
Creators H Plowright and Sons Ltd, suppliers of agricultural machinery
Arrangement TR PLO/AC1/ 1 - 7 Sales Ledgers
TR PLO/AC1/8 Bought Ledger
TR PLO/AC3/1 Day Book
TR PLO/P2/A 1-3 Plowright Publicity
TR PLO/P2/B 1-86 Other Manufacturers' Publicity
TR PLO/PH3/ 1 Photograph

Administrative history:
Premises located at Swaffham, Norfolk

Contents:
The records are mainly ironmongery ledgers for 1775-1841 and a valuable collection of late nineteenth and early twentieth century publicity from various manufacturers.



SALES LEDGER - Ironmongery.  TR PLO/AC1/1  1775-1779[1783]

Bound Vol.

Contents:
Arranged under customers. Most have some indication of location, being mainly from Swaffham and its neighbourhood. The entries concern ironmongery sales and repairs. There is an index of about 400 customers at the front of the volume. The entries generally cease by 1779 but a few continue up to 1783. Attached to p 181 is
i) 1791(Oct) INVENTORY of the furniture of Mary Cullum carried into (Swaffham) Workhouse.

SALES LEDGER - Ironmongery.  TR PLO/AC1/2  1805-1811 [1820]

Bound Vol

Contents:
Arranged under customers as above. There is an index of about 500 customers at the front of the volume. The entries generally cease by 1811 but a few continue up to 1820. After the ledger proper there are 3 pp of day book entries (sales) for metals supplied by Plowrights, 1811-1815, with package and carriage details; an account of mills and machines "sold of Pasmore"; a list of purchasers of turnip machines, 1813; a list of purchasers of troughs and piping, 1813-1814; and a few local notes, 1812-1813.

SALES LEDGER - Ironmongery.  TR PLO/AC1/3  1812-1816[1821] and 1815-1826

Bound Vol.

Contents:
Arranged under customers as above. There is no customer index. Entries generally cease by 1816 but a few continue up to 1821. After the ledger proper there are 6 pp of day book entries (sales) for metals supplied by Plowrights, 1815-1826, with package and carriage details.

SALES LEDGER - Ironmongery.  TR PLO/AC1/4  1816-1825 [1827]

Bound Vol.

Contents:
Arranged under customers as above. There is an index of about 300 customers at the front of the volume. The entries generally cease by 1825 but a few continue up to 1827. After the ledger proper there is an account of expenses on the upper part of the "Close for Turnips", 1826; and an account entitled "Proving and adjusting w[eigh]ts and measures", 1826(Jun-Sep).

SALES LEDGER - Ironmongery.  TR PLO/AC1/5  1825-1830

Bound Vol.

Contents:
Arranged under customers as above. There is an index of about 200 customers at the front of the volume. Entries now all cease at 1830 and those continuing beyond were cut out of the volume.

SALES LEDGER - Ironmongery.  TR PLO/AC1/6  1831-1836

Bound Vol.

Contents:
Arranged under customers as above. There is an index of about 250 customers at the front of the volume. After the ledger proper there is an account for Plowright's contract to make and fix zinc guttering to Union House (Swaffham), [c 1835] a list of men employed "to smith the cellar" per day for 1833 (1-18 Apr); and day book entries (sales) for metals supplied by Plowrights, 1833-1834. Affixed to p 508 is:
i) 1836 (28 Oct) RECEIPT to W. Plowright from the Swaffham Parish Highways Surveyor for 17/4d Highway Rate.

SALES LEDGER - Ironmongery.  TR PLO/AC1/7  1836-1841

Bound Vol.

Contents:
Arranged under customers as above. There is an index of about 250 customers at the front of the volume.

BOUGHT LEDGER of Plowright's transactions with their suppliers.  TR PLO/AC1/8  1802-1840

Bound Vol.

Contents:
The "goods" concerned were mainly metals for ironmongery. The ledger is divided thus:
i) 1802-1806 35 f
ii) 1806-1840 152 f
each section having its own index of suppliers.

RECEIPT to W. Plowright from Henry Plowright, Lynn for scythes.  TR PLO/AC1/8/1  1840(23 Aug)

RECEIPT to W. Plowright from Henry Plowright, Lynn for a pestle and mortar.  TR PLO/AC1/8/2  1841(5 Jan)

RECEIPT to W. Plowright from Henry Plowright, Lynn for a dish.  TR PLO/AC1/8/3  1841(9 Feb)

DAY BOOK - Ironmongery Sales.  TR PLO/AC3/1  1837(30 Oct)-1838(29 Oct)

Contents:
Each entry commences with the customer then the item description. "P" indicates the entry was posted to the sales ledger.

CATALOGUE of Ploughs  TR PLO/P2/A1  1888

4 copies

Contents:
Drills, Harrows, Carts, Rollers, Horse Hoes, Mowers, Reapers. Sheaf Binding Harvesters, Haymakers, Horse Rakes, Elevators, Portable and Vertical Steam Engines, Dressing Machines, Chaff Cutters, Corn Screens, Horse Works, Root Cutters, Water Carts, Corn Mills, Troughs and Lawn Mowers with Price List: H. Plowright & Sons: pp 24.

LEAFLET for Norfolk Horse Hoe: H. Plowright & Sons: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/A2  c 1900

3 copies

LEAFLET for Harvest Elevator: H. Plowright & Sons: pp 1  TR PLO/P2/A3  c 1900

2 copies

CATALOGUE of Traction Engines  TR PLO/P2/B1  1890(Sep)

Contents:
Traction Wagons; Portable Steam Engines; Horizontal Stationary Engines; Vertical Engines; Boilers; Thrashing Machines; Elevators; Straw Trussing Machines; Sack Lifting Barrows and Trucks; Clover Shellers; Chaff Cutters; Grinding Mills; Grist Mills and Grindstones; Boring and Planning machines; Accessories for Traction and Portable Engines, Steam Ploughs and Boilers; Weighing Machines, Sack Hoists and Pulley Blocks; Saw Benches; Pumps; Engineers', Smiths' and Wheelwrights' Tools; Tyre Bending Machines; Drilling Machines; Screwing and Tapping Machines; Punching and Shearing Machines; Lathes; Shaping Machines; Stone Breakers; Butter Churns; Electric Lighting; Fairground Equipment, includes Testimonials: Allchin, Linnell & Co. Ltd: pp 91.

PRESS EXTRACT Reprint concerning the above firm's machinery: "Railway Supplies' Journal": pp 2.  TR PLO/P2/B1/1  1889(Aug 31)

CATALOGUE of the 20 hp Ariel Car, 9 model range  TR PLO/P2/B2  c 1920

Contents:
With designs of Coach-work by Mulliners Limited, Birmingham: Ariel Motors (1906) Ltd: pp 20.

CATALOGUE of Steam Engines including Military Traction Engines  TR PLO/P2/B3  1889

Contents:
Road Locomotive and Wagons; Road Rollers; Tramway Locomotives; Road Locomotive Cranes, Portable and Semi-Portable Engines, Boilers, Agricultural Locomotives; Steam Ploughing Engines and Tackle: Aveling & Porter: pp 18.

CATALOGUE of Agricultural Implements  TR PLO/P2/B4  mid 1880's
Language:  Dutch

Contents:
Including General Range of Carts, Traps, Vans, Drays, Lurrys, Wagons, Sheep Racks and Troughs, Whippletrees, General Range of Ploughs, Shares, Scufflers, Scarifiers, Harrows, Rollers, Clod Crushers, Horse Hoes. Grindstones, Sack Barrows; Trucks and Lifting Jacks: William Ball & Son Ltd: pp 85.

CATALOGUE of Stationary and Portable Vertical Steam Engines and Boilers  TR PLO/P2/B5  1892

Contents:
Corn Grinding and Kibbling Mills, Mowers, Haymakers, Horse and Drag Rakes, Ploughs, Rollers, Drills, Harrows, Horse Gears, Root Cutters, Chaff Cutters, Cake Breakers, Root Pulpers, Corn Crushers, Clod Crushers, Horse Hoes and Whippletrees: Blackstone & Co. Ltd: pp 68. Affixed to the back cover:
i) 1892 PRICE LIST to the above Catalogue: pp 16.

CATALOGUE of "Blackstone" Oil Engines (portable and stationary): Blackstone & Co. Ltd: pp 32.  TR PLO/P2/B6  1909 (Jan 11)

CATALOGUE of Agricultural Carts and Wagons  TR PLO/P2/B7  1907

Contents:
Including Cattle Vans, Horse Ambulance, Sheep Van, Game Van, Luggage and Dairy Carts and Vans including Floats, Corn and Coal Merchants Wagons and Trolleys, Trade Carts, Laundry Vans, Piano Van; Brewers, Wine and Spirit Merchants Floats and Drays; Mineral Water Trade Vans and Carts; Trade Delivery Vans; Furniture Vans, Trollies and Carts; Parcel Vans; Railway Delivery Vans and Trollies; Screw Tip Wagons; Builders and Contractors Carts; Heavy Machinery Trolly, Wagons and Carts for Sanitary Authorities, Ambulance Vans, Workman's Travelling Caravan, Street Sweeping machine and Road Scrapers; Export Wagons, Ice Cart; Hand Carts and Trucks; The Bristol Wagon and Carriage Works Co. Ltd: pp 166. (pp 30A and 134A are loose additions). The following are affixed to the volume:
i) (pp 14-15) BOOKLET OF TESTIMONIALS for Margetson and Hek's Tip Carts and Wagons: pp 32.
ii) (pp 54-55) LIST of Recent Purchasers of Brewers Drays and Floats: pp 7.
iii) (pp 84-85) LIST of Recent Purchasers of Furniture Vans: pp 2.
iv) (pp 114-115) LEAFLET of TESTIMONIALS for McDonald and Hek's Roller Tip Wagon: pp 1.
v) (pp 118-119) BOOKLET of TESTIMONIALS for Slop and Dust Tip Carts and Wagons: pp 11.
vi) (pp 132-133) BOOKLET of TESTIMONIALS for 4 wheel Water Vans: pp 23.
vii) (pp 134-135) LEAFLET of Testimonials for 4 wheel Water Vans and Balancing Water Carts: pp 1.
viii) (pp 136-137) LIST of Recent Purchasers of Iron Backed Tumbler Carts. pp 2.

CATALOGUE of Horse Drawn Carriages  TR PLO/P2/B8  1889

Contents:
Including Phaetons, Landaus, Broughams, Victorias, Wagonettes, Dog Carts, Luggage Vans, Shooting Vans, Gigs, Cars, Carts, Cabriolets, Omnibuses, Hansom Cabs, Passenger Vans, Sporting Drags: The Bristol Wagon Works Co. Ltd: pp 40. Affixed to the volume:
i) 1890(Jan 1) PRICE LIST for the above: pp 6.

BOOKLET for The Glasgow Farm Tractor including Testimonials: British Motor Trading Corporation Ltd: pp 20.  TR PLO/P2/B9  c 1920

CATALOGUE of Agricultural and General Purpose Traction Engines  TR PLO/P2/B10  1897

Contents:
Road Locomotives, Road Rollers, Traction Engines with Cranes, Traction Wagons, Steam Ploughing Engines and Tackle, Portable, Semi-Portable and Stationary Steam Engines, Steam Thrashing Machines, Straw Elevators, Sleeping Vans and Water Carts: Charles Burrell & Sons Ltd: pp 72 with 8Ph plates of Burrell's Works. Affixed is:
i) 1900 (Jan 1) PRICE LIST to the above: pp 4.

CATALOGUE of Stationary and Portable Oil Engines; Pumps; Pumping Plants and Air Compressing Plants: The Campbell Gas Engine Co.Ltd: pp 24.  TR PLO/P2/B11  1910(Sep)

CATALOGUE of Steam Power Chaff Cutters and Elevators: Clayton & Shuttleworth Ltd: pp 24.  TR PLO/P2/B12  c 1910

PRICE LIST for the above: Clayton & Shuttleworth Ltd: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B12/1  c 1910

CATALOGUE of Clod Crushers, Rollers, Carts, Root Washers, Waggons, Single and Double Roller Bone Mills, Reaping Machines, Pig Troughs: William Crosskill & Sons: pp 25.  TR PLO/P2/B13  1886(Dec)

CATALOGUE of Suction Gas Generating Apparatus and Gas Engines including Testimonials and 5Ph plates of Cundall's Works: The Cundall Gas & Oil Engine Co: pp 20.  TR PLO/P2/B14  c 1907

CATALOGUE of Dairy Equipment  TR PLO/P2/B15  mid 1910's

Contents:
Including Cream Separators, Pasteurising Plant; Sterilising, Cleaning and Bottling Equipment, Cookers and Refrigerators; Milk Testing Apparatus; Buckets, Cans and Churns; Butter and Cream Making Equipment; Butter and Egg Boxes; Cheese Making Apparatus; Milk Carts; Dairy Shop Utensils, Scales; Boilers; Steam Engines and Pumps: Dairy Supply Co. Ltd: pp 84.

CATALOGUE of Dairy Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B16  1934-1939

Contents:
Comprised of the following assemblage

"Desco" Milk Weighing Machine.  TR PLO/P2/B16/i  1936(Oct)

Contents:
Pp L 13.

"Alfa-Laval" Power Cream Separators and Cold Milk Clarifiers.  TR PLO/P2/B16/ii  1934(Mar)

Contents:
Pp M 1 - M 8.

"Alfa-Laval" Power Cream Separators and Cold Milk Clarifiers with Ball Bearings.  TR PLO/P2/B16/iii  1934(Mar)

Contents:
Pp M 9 - M 16

"Alfa-Laval" Power Separator Type 29  TR PLO/P2/B16/iv  1939(Mar)

Contents:
Pp M 17

"Alfa-Laval" Semi-Enclosed Power Cream Separators.  TR PLO/P2/B16/v  1936(Feb)

Contents:
Pp M 19 - M 22

"Alfa-Laval" Foamless Cream Separators  TR PLO/P2/B16/vi  1935(Aug)

Contents:
Pp M 23

"Alfa-Laval" Semi-Enclosed Power Cream Separators Type 300  TR PLO/P2/B16/vii  1937(Aug)

Contents:
Pp M 25 - M 28

"Alfa-Laval" Separator Disc Brushing Machine.  TR PLO/P2/B16/viii  1939(Mar)

Contents:
Pp M 29

"Astra-Montana" Tubular Pasteuriser.  TR PLO/P2/B16/ix  1936(Oct)

Contents:
Pp N 9

"Desco" British Homogeniser.  TR PLO/P2/B16/x  1936(Oct)

Contents:
Pp 11 N 12

"Desco" Batch Pasteuriser.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xi  1939(Jan)

Contents:
Pp N 15 - N 17

"Astra" Milk and Cream Coolers.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xii  1930's

Contents:
Pp 01 - 04

"Astra" Automatic Measuring Bottle Filling and Discing Machine.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xiii  1930's

Contents:
Pp P1 - P2

"Astra" Milk and Cream Pumps  TR PLO/P2/B16/xiv  1930's

Contents:
Pp P3 - P4

"Desco" Rotary Automatic Bottle Filling and Discing Machine.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xv  1936(Aug)

Contents:
Pp P5 - P6

"Desco" Rotary Automatic Bottle Filling and Aluminium Capping Machine.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xvi  1930's

Contents:
Pp P7 - P8

"Desco" Cream Filling Machine.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xvii  1936(Aug)

Contents:
Pp P9

"Desco" Bottle Fillers and Aluminium Cappers.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xviii  1938(Sep)

Contents:
Pp P11 - P12

"Astra" Dairy Refrigeration Equipment.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xix  1930's

Contents:
Pp Q1 - Q8

"Desco-Kelvinator" Ice Cream Storage Cabinets.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xx  1936(Jun)

Contents:
Pp Q9

"Desco" High Speed Ammonia Compressors.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxi  1937(Oct)

Contents:
Pp Q25 - Q26

"Desco" Minor Self Contained Compressor and Condenser Unit  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxii  1937(Dec)

Contents:
Pp Q27

"Drayton" Temperature Recorders and Regulators.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxiii  1930's

Contents:
Pp R1 - R4

"Desco" Bottle Washers.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxiv  1937(Jun)

Contents:
Pp S1

"Desco" Rotary Churn Washers  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxv  1935(Oct)

Contents:
Pp S9 - S10

"Desco-Scrubb" Bottle Case Washers  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxvi  1936(Oct)

Contents:
Pp S11 - S12

"Desco" Hydro-Soaker Bottle Washer, Type 6  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxvii  1937(Oct)

Contents:
Pp S16 - S17

"Desco" Two Bottle Electric Washer.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxviii  1939(Mar)

Contents:
Pp S18 - S19

"Astra" Butter Making Equipment  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxix  1936(Oct)

Contents:
Pp T1 - T4

"Desco" Butter Moulders  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxx  1936(May)

Contents:
Pp T9 - T10

Vertical Cross Tube Steam Boilers  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxxi  1936(Oct)

Contents:
Pp U3 - U4

"Alfa-Laval" Combine Recorder  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxxii  1937(Dec)

Contents:
Pp V1 - V2

"Desco" Equipment for Storing and Pasteurising Human Milk  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxxiii  1930's

PRESS EXTRACT (Reprint) of advertisement for "Desco" Batch Pasteurisers from "The Milk Industry" pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxxiv  1938(Feb)

PRESS EXTRACT Reprint of advertisement for "Desco" Stainless Steel Cream and Milk Containers.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxxv  1938(Jun)

Contents:
From "The Milk Industry". pp 1.

PRESS EXTRACT Reprint of advertisement for "Desco" Stainless Steel Cream and Milk Containers.  TR PLO/P2/B16/xxxvi  1939(Jan)

Contents:
From "The Milk Industry". pp 1.

CATALOGUE of Internal Combustion Engines, Gas Engines, Suction Gas Plant, Electric Lighting Type Gas Engine: Davey, Paxman & Co. Ltd: pp 24.  TR PLO/P2/B17  1908

CATALOGUE of Agricultural Carts  TR PLO/P2/B18  1908

Contents:
Cattle Carts, Water Carts, Contractors Carts, Tumbler Carts, Sanitation Carts, Watering Carts, Drays, Lurries, Rulleys, Trade Delivery Vans, Furniture Vans, Tipping Carts, Small Carts, Dairy Floats, Waggons, Clod Crushers, Rollers, Bone Mills, Export Carts, Hay Collectors, Rakes, Potato Sorters, Root Washers, Pig Troughs, Sack Elevators, Hand Vans and Carts, Barrows, Trucks and Trollies, Corn Dressing Machine: The East Yorkshire and Crosskills Cart and Wagon Co. Ltd: pp 72.

CATALOGUE of Agricultural Implements and Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B19  c 1902

2 copies

Contents:
Including Mowers, Reapers, Potato Diggers, Manure Distributors, Broadcast and Root Crop Sowing Machines, Drill Scarifiers, and Rollers, Harrows, Ploughs, Grubbers, Hay Collectors, Horse Rakes, Winnowing and Corn Dressing Machines, Hay Bogies, Cake Mills, Grindstones, Steel Bins, Turnip Slicers, and Cutters, Troughs, Carts, Rolleys, Garden Seats, Tomb Railing and Pulleys: William Elder: pp 56

CATALOGUE of Steam Cultivating Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B20  1879

Contents:
Including Ploughing Engines, Ploughs, Cultivators, Harrows, Consolidators, Rollers, Drills, Water Carts, Sleeping Vans, Ditching Machine, Drawing Plough, Discers and Excavating Scoop: John Fowler & Co: pp 30.

CATALOGUE of Steam Traction Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B21  1879

Contents:
Including Road Locomotives and Crane, Agricultural Locomotives, Ploughing Engines, Traction Wagon and Steam Thrashing Machine: John Fowler and Co: pp 20.

CATALOGUE of Portable, Semi-Portable and Stationary Steam Engines  TR PLO/P2/B22  late 1890's

Contents:
Boilers, Traction Engines, Threshing Machinery, Elevators and Stackers, Straw Chopping machines, Clover Huller and Maize Sheller: Richard Garrett & Sons Ltd: pp 62.

CATALOGUE of Field Implements  TR PLO/P2/B23  early 1900's

Contents:
Including Seed and Manure Drills, Manure Distributors, Sowing Machines, Horse Hoes including Price and Parts List: Richard Garrett & Sons Ltd: pp 36

CATALOGUE of Steam Threshing Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B24  c 1923

2 copies

Contents:
Including Cutters, Blowers, Elevators, Maize Sheller, Clover Huller, Steam Motor Tractor, Traction Engines, Portable and Semi-Portable Steam Engines: Richard Garrett & Sons Ltd: pp 49

CATALOGUE of Horse Drawn Dry Powder and Wet Sprayers: D.T. Gratton & Sons Ltd: pp 12.  TR PLO/P2/B25  1939

LEAFLET for the "Omnia" Combined Thrashing, Dressing and Finishing Machine: Hewlett & Blondeau Ltd: pp 7.  TR PLO/P2/B26  mid 1940's

CATALOGUE of "Omnia" Petrol or Paraffin Oil Engines: Hewlett & Blondeau Ltd: pp 12.  TR PLO/P2/B27  mid 1940's

CATALOGUE of Hornsby Oil Engines  TR PLO/P2/B28  1905(Aug)

Contents:
Including Horizontal, Vertical, Marine, Portable, Electric Lighting and Agricultural Engines, Pumping Plants, Air Compressing Plants and Centrifugal Pumps: Richard Hornsby & Sons Ltd: pp 98.

CATALOGUE of General Range of Horse and Tractor Ploughs  TR PLO/P2/B29  1920(Jan 1)

Contents:
Harrows, Cultivators, Horse Hoes, Whippletrees, Haymakers, Horse Rakes, Clod Crushers and Rollers, Straw Trussers, Baling Presses, Tipping Wagons: James & Frederick Howard Ltd: pp 74. Affixed is:
i) PRICE LIST 1920 (Jan 1) for the above: pp 4.

CATALOGUE of General Range of Horse and Tractor Ploughs  TR PLO/P2/B30  1923

Contents:
Harrows, Cultivators, Horse Hoes, Whippletrees, Haymakers, Horse Rakes, Clod Crushers and Rollers, Straw Trussers, Baling Presses, Tipping Wagons: James & Frederick Howard Ltd: pp 86.

CATALOGUE of Milwaukee Harvesting Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B31  1903

Contents:
Including Mowers, Binders, Elevators and Reapers: International Harvester Company (Milwaukee Division): pp 32.

INSTRUCTION BOOK for 10-20 hp Gear Drive Tractor: International Harvester Company: pp66 with attached foldout lubrication chart.  TR PLO/P2/B32  1928(Sep)

INSTRUCTION BOOK for 15-30 hp Gear Drive Tractor: International Harvester Company: pp74 with attached foldout lubrication chart.  TR PLO/P2/B33  c 1930

CATALOGUE of Deering Harvesting Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B34  early 1910's

Contents:
Including Binders, Reapers, Mowers, Hay Tedders, Rakes, Knife Grinder, Bundle Carrier, Disc Harrows, Spring-Tooth Harrows, Cultivators, Hay Loaders and Disc Drills: International Harvester Company of Great Britain Ltd: (Deering Division): pp 32.

LEAFLET for International Power Drive Mower with Vertical Lift: International Harvester Company of Great Britain Ltd  TR PLO/P2/B35  1938(Feb)

2 copies

Foldout

LEAFLET for International Nos. 12 & 112 Tractor Mowers: International Harvester Company of Great Britain Ltd  TR PLO/P2/B36  1938(May)

Foldout.

LEAFLET for McCormick "Sowall" Grain Drills (Hoe, Shoe and Disc): International Harvester Company of Great Britain Ltd: pp 8.  TR PLO/P2/B37  1939

LEAFLET for McCormick Enclosed Gear One Horse and Two Horse Mowers: International Harvester Company of Great Britain Ltd: pp 8.  TR PLO/P2/B38  1939

LEAFLET for International Fertiliser Distributors: International Harvester Company of Great Britain Ltd: pp 8.  TR PLO/P2/B39  late 1930's

LEAFLET for International No. 24 ST Side Delivery Rake, Swath Turner and Tedder: International Harvester Company of Great Britain Ltd: pp 8.  TR PLO/P2/B40  late 1930's

INSTRUCTION BOOK for Starting and Operating the Mogul 12-25 hp Opposed Cylinder Tractor with Price list of Parts: International Harvester Corporation: pp 36.  TR PLO/P2/B41  1915(Oct)

INSTRUCTION BOOK for Operating the Titan 10-20 hp Kerosene 2 cylinder Tractor together with Price List of Parts: International Harvester Corporation: pp 60.  TR PLO/P2/B42  1917(Mar)

INSTRUCTION BOOK for Operating the Mogul 10-20 hp Kerosene Tractor with Parts List: International Harvester Corporation: pp 48.  TR PLO/P2/B43  1917(Oct)

CATALOGUE of Gas, Oil and Spirit Engines (Horizontal, Vertical, Stationary and Portable Models): Keighley Gas & Oil Engine Co.Ltd: pp 12.  TR PLO/P2/B44  mid 1910's

WARRANTY for above engines: Keighley Gas & Oil Engine Co. Ltd: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B44/1  mid 1910's

CATALOGUE of General Range of Ploughs  TR PLO/P2/B45  1905(Feb)

Contents:
Whippletrees, Combined Scarifier, Broadshare Parer or Cultivator, Harrows, Drags, Horse Hoes, Horse Rakes, Rollers, Drills, Corn and Seed Distributors, Winnowing Machines, Manure Distributors, Chaff Cutters, Sickle Stand, Root Pulpers and Slicers, Turnip Cutters, Cake Breakers, Horse Gears, Sheep Troughs, Sack Barrows and Cask Stands, with Price List of Parts: Kell & Co.Ltd: pp 60.

LEAFLET for Potato Sorters Nos. 1 and 2: Kell & Co.Ltd: pp 2.  TR PLO/P2/B46  1929 (Jan)

LEAFLET for the "Kelko" Manure Distributor: Kell & Co.Ltd: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B47  1932

LEAFLET for Corn Drills and Manure Distributor: Kell & Co.Ltd: pp 4.  TR PLO/P2/B48  1938(Feb)

2 copies

CATALOGUE of General Range of Ploughs  TR PLO/P2/B49  1885(Sep)

Contents:
Whippletrees, Horse Hoes, Scarifier, Cultivator, Harrows, Land, Grass and Furrow Rolls, Clod Crusher, Hurdles, Haymakers, Horse Rakes, Grindstone and Knife Sharpening stand, Horse and Pony Gears, Pulleys, Thrashing Machine, Stacking elevator, Chaff Cutters, Corn and Seed Crushers, Mills, Kibblers, Root Pulpers, Troughs, Tanks, Sack Barrow and Timber Jack, Seed Separators, together with Testimonials: Maldon Iron Works Co.Ltd: pp 40.

CATALOGUE of Portable Steam Engines  TR PLO/P2/B50  1909

Contents:
Traction Engines, Road Locomotives, Portable and Fixed Thrashing Machinery, Agricultural Oil Motors, Jacks, Sack Lifter, Portable and Fixed Straw Trussers, Self Feeders and Conveyors, Clover Sheller, Lifting Chocks, Baling Press, Stacking Machine and Straw Elevator: Marshall Sons & Co.Ltd: pp 68.

LETTER enclosing above Catalogue: Marshall Sons & Co.Ltd: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B50/1  1909(Jul 23)

PRICE LIST of Parts for Massey-Harris New No. 3 Wide Open Binder: Massey-Harris Co.Ltd: pp 30.  TR PLO/P2/B51  mid 1910's

REVISED PRICE LIST of Parts additional to above: Massey-Harris Co.Ltd: pp 4.  TR PLO/P2/B51/1  1920(Oct)

MODEL CARD illustrating the McCormick Binder with Folding Divider: McCormick Harvesting Machine Co: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B52  1902

LEAFLET containing the above: McCormick Harvesting Machine Co: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B52/1  1902

PRICE LIST of Parts for McCormick Mowers  TR PLO/P2/B53  1902

Contents:
Reaping Attachments, Open Elevator Binders, Harvesters, Binder Transports, Twine Binder Attachments, Bundle Carriers, "Bindlochine", Daisy Reapers, Hay Rakes and Knife and Tool Grinders: McCormick Harvesting Machine Co: pp 147.

LEAFLET for Binder  TR PLO/P2/B54  c 1920

Foldout.

Contents:
Daisy Reaper, Mowers, Hay Rake, Knife and Tool Grinder, Header, Corn Binder, Husker and Shredder and Twine: McCormick Harvesting Machine Co

CATALOGUE of "New Model" and "Michigan" Gas and Gasoline Engines  TR PLO/P2/B55  c 1900

Contents:
Horizontal, Stationary and Portable Types. Pump Jacks, Hoppers, Cooling Tanks, Saws, Pulleys together with price list: National Engineering Co: pp 45.

CATALOGUE of "AB" Gas and Oil Engines including Testimonials: The Newton Electrical Works Ltd: pp 28.  TR PLO/P2/B56  c 1902

CATALOGUE of Portable and Semi-Portable Steam Engines  TR PLO/P2/B57  1889(Dec)

Contents:
Stationary Vertical Steam Engines and Boilers, Stationary Horizontal Steam Engines, Semi-Portable Undertype Engines and Boilers, Capstan Engines and Boilers, Combined Engine and Mortar Mill, Circular Saw Bench Steam Pumps, Water Lifter; Donkey, Pulsating and Centrifugal Pumps, Injectors and Steam Fittings: W.N. Nicholson & Son Ltd: pp 44.

CATALOGUE of Binders and Attachments, Mowers and Attachments, Cultivators, Hoosier Drill, Plough and Root Pulper and Slicer: The Noxon Co. Ltd: pp 24.  TR PLO/P2/B58  1905(Jan)

CATALOGUE of Semi-Diesel Crude Oil Engines with Testimonials and One attached page concerning the power of Oil Engines: Petters Ltd: pp 24.  TR PLO/P2/B59  c 1913

CATALOGUE of Stationary Engines  TR PLO/P2/B60  1932(Aug)

Bound Vol.

Contents:
Atomic Diesel Engines, Small Diesel Engines, Semi-Diesel Engines, Paraffin Oil Engines, Air Cooled Petrol Engines, Compression Ignition Engines, Marine Oil Engines, Semi-Diesel Marine Oil Engines, Air Cooled Petrol Marine Engines, High Speed Compression Ignition Engines, Electric Generating Sets, Small Electric Lighting and Power Sets. Oil Engines for use with Pumps, Air Compressors, Concrete Mixers, Winches and Hoists, Refrigerators, Farm Machinery, Saws, Aircraft (Monoplanes, Biplanes and Seaplanes) together with Testimonials: Petters Ltd: pp 172.

CATALOGUE of Corn Screens  TR PLO/P2/B61  late 1890's

Contents:
Coffee Fan and Adjustable Sizer, Winnowing and Dressing Machines, Drills, Cultivators, Harrows, Grubbers and Scrufflers, Horse Hoes, Lever Jacks, Turnip Topping and Tailing Machine, Turnip Cutters, Cake Breakers, Rollers and Crushers, Sawbench, Malt and Gravel Screens, Meat Safes, Sack Lifting Barrows and Trucks, Garden Barrows, Garden Seats, Sheep Dipping Apparatus, Drays, Waggons, Carts and Waterproof Covers: W. Rainforth & Sons: pp 51.

CATALOGUE of Liquid Manure Distributors  TR PLO/P2/B62  1930

Contents:
Water and Liquid Manure Carts, Water Carts on 3 and 4 wheels, Swing Water Carts, Hand Water and Spraying Carts, Water Barrows, Drinking Tanks, Liquid Manure Pumps, Tip Carts: F. Randell Ltd: pp 16.

PRICE LIST for use with the above catalogue: F. Randell Ltd: pp 4.  TR PLO/P2/B62/1  1931(Jan)

CATALOGUE of Portable and Semi-Portable Steam Engines  TR PLO/P2/B63  1894

Contents:
High Pressure Engines and Boilers Fixed Under Type; Compound Steam Engines, Portable and Semi-Portable; Stationary Compound Engines; Automatic Governor Expansion Gear; Long Stroke Stationary Engines; "Corliss" Engines; Short Stroke Stationary Engines with Locomotive Boilers, Boilers; Vertical Steam Engines and Boilers; Horizontal Engines, Vertical Engines, Traction Engines, Road Locomotives; Winding and Hauling Machinery and Gear; Vertical Hoisting Machines, Portable Electric Light Engines; Centrifugal Pumping Machinery; Parts for Portable and Vertical Steam Engines, Stone Breakers and Ore Crushing Machinery, Corn Mills and Saw Benches: Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies Ltd: Branch Warehouse - Norwich pp 80. (PN 2850 E)

CATALOGUE of Steam Thrashing Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B64  1898(Jul)

Contents:
Including Thrashing Machines, Straw Trussers, Chaff Machines, Straw Elevators, Stacking Machines, Lever Lifting Chocks, Portable Steam Engines, Traction Engines: Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies Ltd: pp 32 (PN 3361 H)

PRICE LIST of Steam Thrashing Machinery: Ransome, Sims & Jefferies Ltd: pp 2 (PN 3575 H)  TR PLO/P2/B64/1  1900(Jan)

CATALOGUE of Portable, Semi-Portable and undertype Steam Engines  TR PLO/P2/B65  1914(May)

Contents:
Compound Engines and Boilers, Short Stroke Stationary Engines, High Pressure Steam Engines, Vertical Engines and Boilers, Locomotive Boilers, Boilers, Traction Engines, Road Locomotives, Hand Force Pump, Wagons, Steam Tractor, Thrashing Machines, Clover Hullers, Corn Grinding Mills, Ploughs, Harrows, Cultivators, Ridger, Potato Digger, Haymakers, Horse Rakes, and Lawn Mowers: Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies Ltd: pp 100 (PN 6657). Also attached:
i) 1914(May) PRICE LIST to the above: pp 12.

CATALOGUE of Steam and Horse Threshing Machinery  TR PLO/P2/B66  late 1880's

Contents:
Horse and Bullock Gears, Winnowing and Corn Blowing Machines, Chaffing Cutting Machinery, Crushing and Bruising Mill, Barley Horner, Oil Cake Breakers, Mowers, Haymakers, Horse Rakes, Broadcast Seed Machines, Hand Presses, Rollers, Carts, Ploughs, Horse Hoes, Harrows, Scarifiers, Troughs, Granary and Rick Pillars, Milk Can Cleaner, Pulleys, including Price List and Testimonials: The Reading Ironworks Ltd: pp 46 plus two attached leaflets noting prizes that have been awarded for Haymakers and Thrashing Machines, each pp 1.

CATALOGUE of Vertical Steam Engines and Boilers  TR PLO/P2/B67  1893(Jan)

Contents:
Portable and Semi-Portable Steam Engines, Gas Engines, Thrashing Machinery, Scouring and Separating Machinery, Combined Smutter and Separator, Double Brush Scourer, Grain Separator, Aspirator, Sifters, Disintegrators, Crushers, Water Wheels, Grinding Mills, Roller Mills, Centrifugal Machines, Dressing Machines, Middlings Purifier, Bruising Mills, Saw Benches, Pumps, Grist Mills, Chaff Cutters, Oil Cake Mill, Turnip Cutters, Horse Gears, Disc Root Pulpers, Sheep Racks, Liquid Manure and Water Carts, Binders, Mowers, Reapers, Hay Rakes and Gatherers, Machine Oil, Weighing Machines, Weights and Pulleys: Riches and Watts: pp 76.

CATALOGUE of High Pressure and Compound, Portable and Traction Steam Engines, Traction Wagon and Road Roller: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd: pp 40.  TR PLO/P2/B68  1899(Nov)

CATALOGUE No. 814 of Stationary and Portable Horizontal Oil Engines together with Testimonials: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd: pp 20.  TR PLO/P2/B69  1902(Sep)

PRICE LIST for above Catalogue: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd: pp 2.  TR PLO/P2/B69/1  1902(Aug)

TESTIMONIALS additional to those in Catalogue 814: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B69/2  1902(Jul-Aug)

CATALOGUE of Ruston Gas Engines and Plant: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd: pp 10.  TR PLO/P2/B70  c 1908

SPECIFICATION of "Ruston" Suction Gas Producer Size C: Ruston, Proctor & Co. Ltd: pp 8.  TR PLO/P2/B71  1909(Sep 8)

SPECIFICATION of "Ruston" GG Size Suction Gas Engine: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd: pp 8  TR PLO/P2/B72  1909(Sep 8)

CATALOGUE of Traction Engines  TR PLO/P2/B73  c 1917

Contents:
Tractors, Traction and Tractor Accessories, Portable and Semi-Portable Steam Engines, Oil Engines, Thrashing Machines, Feeders, Clover Hullers, Chaff Cutters, Elevators, Stackers, Baling Presses, Traction Wagons, Tipping and Non-Tipping Trailers, Motor Lorries, Pumping Sets: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd: pp 106

PHOTOGRAPH of Single Cylinder Portable Steam Engine: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd  TR PLO/P2/B73/1  c 1917

ADVERTISING CARD for "Ruston" Suction Gas Plant: Ruston, Proctor & Co.Ltd  TR PLO/P2/B74  c 1910

2 copies

BOOKLET for C.G. Johnson's Ensilage Stack Press including Testimonials: Samuelson & Co. Ltd: pp 12.  TR PLO/P2/B75  1891

2 copies

PRICE LIST for the above: Samuelson & Co.Ltd: pp 2.  TR PLO/P2/B75/1  1891

2 copies

CATALOGUE of Reapers, Mowers and Parts.  TR PLO/P2/B76  1899

Contents:
Turnip Cutters, Root Grater, Lawn Mowers and Rolling Machine, Knife Grinding Machine, Power Hammer, Blowers and Exhausters, Forges and Hearths: Samuelson & Co. Ltd: pp 32.

CATALOGUE of Saunderson's "Universal" Tractors and Accessories: The Saunderson Tractor and Implement Co. Ltd: pp 34.  TR PLO/P2/B77  1919 (Jun)

2 copies

CATALOGUE of Traction Engines and Road Locomotives  TR PLO/P2/B78  early 1900's

Contents:
Portable Steam Engines, Thrashing Machines, Elevators, Semi-Portable Engines, Horizontal Stationary Engines, Ploughing and Winding Engines, Steam Ploughing Tackle, Cultivators, Harrows, Safety Snatch Blocks, Pick Up and 3 Wheel Rope Porters, Lifting Jacks, Iron Castings, Boilers, Traction Wagons, Carts and Tumbrils, Vans, Stiff Plastic Brickmaking Plant, Grinding Mills, Brick Machine and Press, Brick and Tile Making Machinery, Brick Cutting off Table, Clay Mixer, Brick Wagon: Savage Brothers Ltd: pp 52.

CATALOGUE and Specification of "Trusty" Oil and Gas Engines including Portable and Horizontal Types with results of tests made: The Shillingford Engineering Co. Ltd pp 31.  TR PLO/P2/B79  1898 (Dec)

BOOKLET of Press Opinions and Testimonials for the "Trusty" Oil and Gas Engines: The Shillingford Engineering Co.Ltd: pp 40.  TR PLO/P2/B80  c 1900

CATALOGUE of General Range of Ploughs and Parts  TR PLO/P2/B81  mid 1890's

Contents:
Whippletrees, Harrows, Cultivators, Scarifiers, Rollers, Clod Crushers, Portable Screens, Land Presses, Sowing Machines, Drills, Distributors, Horse Hoes and Horse Rakes, Carts, Waggons, Vans, Water and Manure Carts, Sheep Dipping Apparatus, Grindstones, Pumps, Troughs, Well Machinery, Water Pumps and Wheels, Hurdles, Winnowers, Chaff Cutters, Oil Cake Breakers, Turnip Cutters, Mills, Dressing Machines, Pulleys, Horse Gears, Portable Steam Engines, Agricultural Locomotives, Engines, Traction Waggons, Semi-Portable, Stationary and Horizontal Engines, Vertical Steam Engines and Boilers, Thrashing Machines, Combined Stacking Machine and Elevators, Circular Saw Benches, Lifting Jacks and Pulley Blocks: W. Tasker & Sons: pp 152.

CATALOGUE of Wagons  TR PLO/P2/B82  mid 1910's

Contents:
Trollies, Carts, Vans, Floats, Delivery Vans, Parcel Vans, Laundry Vans, Caravans, Drays, Covered Vans, Builders Vans, Tip Carts, Sanitary Carts, Furniture Vans, Water Carts, Ambulance Vans, Carts and Wagons for Export Trade, Wheels, Axles, Barrows and Hand Carts, Motor Car Bodies and Petrol and Paraffin Engines: Victoria Wagon Works Ltd: pp 124.

CATALOGUE of Traction Engines, Road Locomotives, Light Locomotives, Traction and Tipping Wagons, Portable Steam Engines, Thrashing Machines: Wallis & Steevens Ltd: pp 32.  TR PLO/P2/B83  mid 1890's

LEAFLET for Spring Mounted Compound Road Locomotive: Wallis & Steevens Ltd: pp 2.  TR PLO/P2/B83/1  mid 1890's

LEAFLET for 5 hp Spring Mounted Compound Road Locomotive and Road Roller: pp2. Wallis & Steevens Ltd.  TR PLO/P2/B83/2  mid 1890's

CATALOGUE of Traction Engines, Road Locomotives, Traction and Tipping Wagons, Portable Steam Engines and Thrashing Machinery: Wallis & Steevens Ltd: pp 32.  TR PLO/P2/B84  mid 1890's

CATALOGUE of Victoria Oil Engines with Specification, including Portable Model: Walsh & Clark Ltd: pp 24.  TR PLO/P2/B85  c 1900

LEAFLET for Victoria Oil Engine: Walsh & Clark Ltd: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B85/1  c 1900

LEAFLET for Victoria Portable Pumping Plant: Walsh & Clark Ltd: pp 1.  TR PLO/P2/B85/2  c 1900

LEAFLET for Adjustable Sugar Beet Lifter: E. Youngs & Co.Ltd: pp 4.  TR PLO/P2/B86  c 1926

4 copies

PHOTOGRAPH of Agricultural Implements outside the premises of H. Plowright & Sons at Swaffham.  TR PLO/PH3/1  1889(19/20 Jun)

Mounted

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