This is the mighty Sherman ploughing tank converted in the 1950's to pull a trailer plough on the Fens of Lincolnshire by R H Crawford and still owned by them seen at Carrington rally
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Thanks for this Paul, Crawfords are what I call proper engineers1
John Stott 06:01, 02-06-2010
A visit to Crawfords workshops is like stepping back to the 1940's but with modern tractors mixed in and a trip around the private museum is a sight to behold - wall to wall unique historical Tractors and steam engines
Tracorpaul 20:15, 02-06-2010
How do you get to see the private collection as im a track marshall enthusiast, and would like to see what they have. Thanks
Steve Johnson 13:54, 17-02-2011
Steve, if you just ring Robert Crawford and ask he will arrange it for you. He is a true gentleman and I have always found him to be very obliging.
John Stott 15:42, 17-02-2011
Steve we have visited Crawfords several times over the years for an evening look around with our NVTEC club
Tractorpaul 19:09, 17-02-2011
Fantastic to see the old Sherman still running !
Bob Smith 16:31, 26-11-2013
A considerable reduction in size. See www.acepilots.com/ww2/sherman-bulldozer.jpg
This particular vehicle may have the 30 cylinder Chrysler engine. See here for more history and an illustration www.allpar.com/history/military/arsenal-of-democracy.html (Scroll down to see Photo)