International W-4D reg BTH 53 at Bath 09 - IMG 4918

At the Somerset Tractor Show 2009

BTH 53 is a rare Four-wheel drive conversion of a International W-4D with modifications for use with a trailed plough.

Tractor historyEdit

International W-4D reg BTH 53 4-wd detail - IMG 4922

Drive transfer detail

IH W-4D reg BTH 53 adjustable drawbar at Bath 09 - IMG 4920

Details of the adjustable drawbar arrangement

This a rare or possibly unique conversion to a International W-4D.

The axle may be a Land Rover axle (it has brake drums) and it has been strengthened like a Roadless axle with a thick plate to forn the mounting bracket. Drive is taken from the top of the gearbox via a reduction and a Chain drive to drop down to below the box to align with the drive shaft to the differential.


Events that this vehicle has been seen at include;

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Photo from event (2009)

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