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Carrington Steam and Vintage Tractor Rally
J&H McLaren no. 1110 - RL - BF 5258 at Carrington 2010 - IMG 4655
McLaren no. 1110 Star of the 2010 Rally
Promoter
Organisers Malcolm Robinson
P Epton
Sponsors (main)
Date held on Late Witsun Bank Holiday
Duration (days) 2
Venue  ? Farm
Location nr Carrington
County Lincolnshire
Country England
NTET Accredited Yes
Attendance numbers
(approximate no.)
Next Event Date 2012
First Event was held in (year) 1959
Last Event was held in (year) 2011
No. of years held 52 years 2011
Events Web Site www.carringtonrally.co.uk

The Carrington Steam and Tractor Rally is held nr Carrington, Boston in Lincolnshire, in May. The Rallies origins go back over 50 years and it originally started nr Skegness.

The rally is hosted by R.H. Crawford & Son the noted Field Marshall Agents and Agricultural dealers from Frithville Nr Boston on Mr. Crawfords Farm. The Crawford collection is extensive and includes some rare or unique items of which a number are brought out on display each year at the rally.

For the 50th anniversary event the rally featured a display of tractors that attended the Lincoln Tractor Trials of 1919. The rally gathered 29 tractors from the pre 1930 period for the event.

ExhibitsEdit

The Main features are

  • 30+ steam engines
  • Themed display each year
  • over 200 tractors
  • 20 Horticultural machine exhibits
  • 16 organs
  • 50 Commercial vehicles
  • nearly 100 classic cars
  • 60 Classic motorbikes
  • Models
  • Minature steam
  • Ploghing demonstrations
  • Craft tent
  • Fun fair
  • Trade and Club stands
  • Auto Jumble
  • Parades & demonstrations in the central ring.
  • Road run
  • And more.

2013 exhibitsEdit

The 2013 event was blessed with sun all weekend (rather than the rain that had been forcast in the run up to the event). Unfortunately some exhibits did not show due to the forcast and the previous years soaking.

The 2013 theme was Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company tractors.

Notable exhibits which did attend included;

Steam vehiclesEdit

A display of the 30 + full size steam engines and some miniatures were present.

Steam Engines list
Exhibit no. Engine (make & No.) Name Type year built Reg no. Owner Photo Misc info
1 Brown & May no. 8742 General Buller Showman's Engine 1912 Reg no. ? J.H. Rundle & Sons, New Bolingbroke, Lincs. 150px]]
2 Foster no. 14589 Lord of the Isles Traction Engine 1927 Reg no. ? A.Waling, Wisbech Cambs 150px]]
3 Foden no. 1427 Isabella Steam wagon 1907 BF 5184 H. Smith, Alford Lincs 150px]]
4 Sentinel no. 9084 - Steam waggon 1934 FH 8870 P.J. Auger, Lincoln 150px]]
5 Robey no. 42657 - Steam wagon 1925 MY 318 Robert Crawford collection 150px]] Recent overhaul. Rare Roby wagon
6 Fowler no. 15462 Ajax Road Locomotive 1919 Reg no. ? M.H. Middlewood, Driffield, E Yorks 150px]]
7 Fowler no. 19338 Monty Road Locomotive 1931 RX 8106 P. Allen, Lincs 150px]] recent new boiler
8 Brown & May no. 8130 - Steam Tractor 1909 Reg no. ? A. Rundle, New Bolingbroke, Lincs 150px]]
9 Wallis & Steevens no. 6781 - Steam tractor 1904 Reg no. ? J. Waterfield & J. Hazlehurst, Boston Lincs 150px]] Ex pickfords no. 14
10 (No entry)
11 Fowler no. 15? Tiger Ploughing Engine 1919 CT 1477 D. Shelmerdine collection Trowell Notts 150px]] No Show
11 Fowler no. 15155 Dale Ploughing Engine 1918 Reg no. ? M.H. Middlewood & Sons collection, Driffield, E. Yorks 150px]] No Show
12 Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. ? ? Ploughing Engine 191? Reg no. ? R. Hinch collection, Stamford Lincs 150px]]
13 Fowler no. 2528 The Chief Ploughing Engine 1875 Reg no. ? Guy Debes, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 150px]] Rebuilt from a pile of parts in 2008
14 McLaren no. 1110 - Road Locomotive 1910 BF 5258 D & P Ingall collection, Market Rassen, Lincs J&H McLaren no. 1110 - RL - BF 5258 at Carrington 2010 - IMG 4655
15 Marshall no. 69303 Titan Traction Engine 1916 Reg no. ? G. Smith 150px]]
16 Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 30004 - Portable Engine 1919 R 6968 J. Coward, Throney Cambs 150px]]
17 Burrell no. 4074 The Lark Traction Engine (Crane engine) 1927 Reg no. ? Robert Crawford collection Lincs 150px]]
17 Marshall no. 23803 Teapot Traction Engine 1894 Reg no. ? P.L. Clements, ? 150px]]
18 Ruston & Hornsby no. 115100 Hildary Traction Engine 1922 DO 2953 Colin Brothwell & family, 150px]]
19 Ruston Proctor no. 33189 - Traction Engine 1907 CT 3949 D. palmer, Papplewick, Notts 150px]]
20 Fowler no. 17107 - Traction Engine(Stump puller) 1928 Reg no. ? Robert Crawford collection 150px Back in Steam - Unique example in UK
21 Clayton & Shuttleworth no. 44103 Enterprise Traction Engine 1911 Reg no. ? Mike Beeby Clayton and Shuttleworth engine 44103 (photo may be another event)
22 23 ? Aveling-Barford AG757 Linda Steam Roller 1946 Reg no. ? A. Waling, Wisbech Lincs 150px]] Made for India but never exported
24 Marshall no. 17134 Mary Margaret Traction Engine 1889 - M. Davidson, Trimdon County Durham ? 150px]]
25 Tuxford no. 1238 - Portable Engine 1887 - J. Coward, Lincs 150px]] Rare working example from local maker (driving Marshall saw bench)
26 Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 8318 - 8 nhp Portable engine 1890 - M.J. Wilson, Louth Lincs 150px]]
27 Barford & Perkins no. RR054 - Road Roller (IC) 1932 647 UXC A. Eyre, Peterborough, Cambs 150px]] fitted with Peter Brotherhood Ltd engine
28 ? Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 20737 - Portable Engine 1918 Reg no. ? R. Hinch, Little Casterton, Lincs 150px]]
29 Foster no. 14639 John Michael Showman's tractor 1939 Reg no. ? J. Epton, New Bolingbroke 150px]]
not listed Fowler no. 14380 Sally Diesel Ploughing Engine 19 17 NK 1755 Walker collection, Whitney Oxfordshire 150px]] McLaren Diesel Conversion
not listed Fowler no. 15349 Samson Diesel Ploughing Engine 1919 NM 638 Robert Crawford collection, Lincs 150px]] McLaren Diesel conversion
not listed Fowler no. 14296 - cable pulled harrows c. ~ 1910 na Robert Crawford collection, Lincs 150px]] Used with ploughing engines
not listed Fowler no. ? - cable pulled roller + harrow c. ~1910 na Robert Crawford collection, Lincs 150px]] used with Ploughing Engines
not listed Fowler no. ? - Subsoil Balance plough c. ~1910 na Robert Crawford collection, Lincs 150px]] used with Ploughing Engine
x Marshall no. 76797 Mary Traction Engine 1923 Reg no. ? M.& J. Riggall, Alford Lincs 150px]]
x Aveling & Porter no. 8585 Becky Steam Roller 1915 Reg no. ? J. Smith, Spalding Lincs 150px]]
X Fowler no. 12530 Bellingham Steam roller 1912 Reg no. ? D.G. MacDonald collection, Louth, Lincs 150px]]
x Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 20737 - Portable Engine 1918 Reg no. ? R. Hinch, Little Casterton, Lincs 150px]]

2012 exhibitsEdit

Add details here The 2012 feature exhibit was ? tractors

Carrington Steam and Tractor Rally/2012

2011 exhibitsEdit

Some of the exhibits from the 2011 rally - edit lists here

The 2011 special feature was Single cylinder tractors and Row crop tractors.

A selection of images from the 2011 participants

2010 exhibitsEdit

Some of the exhibits from the 2010 rally - Edit lists here

The 2010 special display was Crawler tractors and also a John Deere & Co. display.


Steam vehiclesEdit

A display of the 30 + full size steam engines and some miniatures were present.

Steam Engines list
Exhibit no. Engine (make & No.) Name Type year built Reg no. Owner Photo Misc info
1 Foster no. 14639 John Michael Showman's tractor 1939 Reg no. ? J. Epton, New Bolingbroke 150px]]
2 Brown & May no. 8742 General Buller Showman's Engine 1912 Reg no. ? J.H. Rundle & Sons, New Bolingbroke, Lincs. 150px]]
3 Foster no. 14637 Saint Showman's Engine 1936 Reg no. ? H. Smith, Alford Lincs 150px]]
4 Burrell no. 3703 Princess of Wales Showman's Engine 1915 Reg no. ? D. Ragsdale collection, Retford 150px]]
5 Robey no. 42657 - Steam wagon 1925 Reg no. ? Robert Crawford collection 150px]] Recent overhaul. Rare Roby wagon
6 Fowler no. 9279 Kitchener Road Locomotive 1902 Reg no. ? M. Frampton, Herts 150px]]
7 Fowler no. 19338 Monty Road Locomotive 1930 Reg no. ? P. Allen, Lincs 150px]]
8 Brown & May no. 8130 - Steam Tractor 1909 Reg no. ? A. Rundle, New Bolingbroke, Lincs 150px]]
9 Wallis & Steevens no. 6781 - Steam tractor 1904 Reg no. ? J. Waterfield & J. Hazlehurst, Boston Lincs 150px]] Ex pickfords no. 14
10 Fowler no. 15154 Ward Ploughing Engine 1918 Reg no. ? M.H. Middlewood & Sons collection, Driffield, E. Yorks 150px]]
11 Fowler no. 15155 Dale Ploughing Engine 1918 Reg no. ? M.H. Middlewood & Sons collection, Driffield, E. Yorks 150px]]
12 Fowler no. 13776 ? Ploughing Engine 1913 Reg no. ? D & P Ingall collection, Market Rassen Lincs 150px]]
13 Fowler no. 2528 The Chief Ploughing Engine 1875 Reg no. ? Guy Debes, Chesterfield, Derbyshire 150px]] Rebuilt from a pile of parts in 2008
14 Burrell no. 2425 - Traction Engine 1901 Reg no. ? J. Coward, Peterborough, Cambs 150px]]
15 McLaren no. 1110 - Road Locomotive 1910 BF 5258 D & P Ingall collection, Market Rassen, Lincs J&H McLaren no. 1110 - RL - BF 5258 at Carrington 2010 - IMG 4655
16 Marshall no. 69303 Titan Traction Engine 1916 Reg no. ? G. Smith 150px]]
17 Marshall no. 23803 Teapot Traction Engine 1894 Reg no. ? P.L. Clements, ? 150px]]
18 Ruston & Hornsby no. 115100 Hildary Traction Engine 1922 DO 2953 Colin Brothwell & family, 150px]]
19 Ruston Proctor no. 33189 - Traction Engine 1907 CT 3949 D. palmer, Papplewick, Notts 150px]]
20 Fowler no. 17107 - Traction Engine(Stump puller) 1928 Reg no. ? Robert Crawford collection 150px Back in Steam - Unique example in UK
21 Clayton & Shuttleworth no. 44103 Enterprise Traction Engine 1911 Reg no. ? Mike Beeby Clayton and Shuttleworth engine 44103 (photo may be another event)
22 Marshall no. 17134 Mary Margaret Traction Engine 1889 - M. Davidson, Trimdon County Durham ? 150px]]
23 Aveling-Barford AG757 Linda Steam Roller 1946 Reg no. ? A. Waling, Wisbech Lincs 150px]] Made for India but never exported
24 Fowler no. 12530 Bellingham Steam roller 1912 Reg no. ? D.G. MacDonald collection, Louth, Lincs 150px]]
25 Marshall no. 76797 Mary Traction Engine 1923 Reg no. ? M.& J. Riggall, Alford Lincs 150px]]
26 Marshall no. 79597 - Steam roller 1925 Reg no. ? J Ward & Sons. (driven by M & G Sleaford) 150px]] 2nd rally for 30 years
27 Aveling & Porter no. 8585 Becky Steam Roller 1915 Reg no. ? J. Smith, Spalding Lincs 150px]]
28 Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 20737 - Portable Engine 1918 Reg no. ? R. Hinch, Little Casterton, Lincs 150px]]
29 Tuxford no. 1238 - Portable Engine 19 ? - J. Coward, Lincs 150px]] Rare working example from local maker
30 Merryweather - Valiant Steam Pump 1940 Tim hall, Northngs Farm Museum, Dorrington, Lincs - 150px]] Ex Minstry of Supply reserve stock pump

TractorsEdit

Crawler Tractor special displayEdit

Lincoln Tractor Trials
Cat no. Make Model Year Serial Number Hp owner Photo misc info
1 Alldays & Onions General Purpose 1917 No. 402 15-30 R.H. Crawford Alldays and Onions at Carrington 09 IMG 9755 One of only a couple of known examples in the UK
2
3
4
5

John Deere special displayEdit

Tractor exhibit list
entry no. Make & model / no. Reg no. Serial no. (if known) year built Owner Photo Misc info
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Main tractor display displayEdit

Tractor exhibit list
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CommercialsEdit

Commercial vehicles
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Other exhibitsEdit

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Misc exhibit list
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2009 exhibitsEdit

Some of the exhibits from the 2009 rally - +/−

The 2009 special display was a "1919 Lincoln Tractor Trials" tractor display, featuring models which participated in the 1919 Lincoln trial

1919 Tractor Trials displayEdit

Lincoln Tractor Trials
Cat no. Make Model Year Serial Number Hp owner Photo misc info
1 Alldays & Onions General Purpose 1917 No. 402 15-30 R.H. Crawford Alldays and Onions at Carrington 09 IMG 9755 One of only a couple of known examples in the UK
2
3
4
5

TractorsEdit

Tractor exhibit list
entry no. Make & model / no. Reg no. Serial no. (if known) year built Owner Photo Misc info
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Steam vehiclesEdit

A display of ? full size steam engines and some miniatures were present.

Steam Engines list
Exhibit no. Engine (make & No.) Name Type year built Reg no. Owner Photo Misc info
1 Foster no. 13200 Aquitania Showman's Engine 1914 Reg no. ? B. Smith, Old Leake, Lincs 150px]]
2 Burrell no. 3334 The Bailie Showman's Engine 1911 Reg no. ? D & D Robinson, Market Rasen, 150px]] owned since 1958
3 Brown & May no. 8742 General Buller Showman's Engine 1912 Reg no. ? J.H. Rundle & Sons, New Bolingbroke, Lincs. 150px]]
4 Burrell no. 3894 Saint Brannock Showman's Engine 1921 Reg no. ? R. Millband, Cotgrave 150px]]
5 Foster no. 14639 John Michael Showman's tractor 1939 Reg no. ? J. Epton, New Bolingbroke 150px]]
6 Fowler no. 9279 Kitchener Road Locomotive 1902 Reg no. ? M. Frampton, Herts 150px]]
7 Fowler no. 15462 Ajax Road Locomotive 1921 Reg no. ? M.H. Middlewood & Sons collection, Driffield, E. Yorks 150px]] Attended the 1st Revesby Rally
8 Fowler no. 19338 Monty Road Locomotive 1930 Reg no. ? P. Allen, Lincs 150px]]
9 Robey no. 42657 - Steam wagon 1925 Reg no. ? Robert Crawford collection 150px]] Recent overhaul. Rare Roby wagon
10 Fowler no. 17107 - Traction Engine(Stump puller) 1928 Reg no. ? Robert Crawford collection 150px Not in Steam - Unique example in UK
11 Brown & May no. 8130 - Steam Tractor 1909 Reg no. ? A. Rundle, New Bolingbroke, Lincs 150px]]
12 Foster no. 14637 Saint Showman's Tractor 1937 Reg no. ? H. Smith, ? 150px]]
13 Marshall no. 69303 Titan Traction Engine 1916 Reg no. ? G. Smith 150px]]
14 Marshall no. 45689 Dorothy Traction Engine 1906 Reg no. ? B. Smith, Old Leake, Lincs 150px]]
15 Marshall no. 23803 Teapot Traction Engine 1894 Reg no. ? P.L. Clements, ? 150px]]
16 Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 30004 - Traction Engine 1919 Reg no. ? J. Coward, Thorney, Lincs 150px]]
17 Clayton & Shuttleworth no. 44103 Enterprise Traction Engine 1911 Reg no. ? Mike Beeby Clayton and Shuttleworth engine 44103 (photo may be another event)
18 Clayton & Shuttleworth no. 48759 - Traction Engine 1929 Reg no. ? R. Sanderson, Croft, ? 150px]]
19 Clayton & Shuttleworth no. 44238 - Traction Engine 1911 Reg no. ? D & P Ingall collection, Rand 150px]]
20 Ruston Proctor no. 35501 Muddler Traction Engine 1908 Reg no. ? D & P Ingall collection, Rand 150px]]
21 Ruston Proctor no. 33189 - Traction Engine 1907 CT 3949 D. palmer, Papplewick, Notts 150px]]
22 Ruston & Hornsby no. 115100 Hildary Traction Engine 1922 DO 2953 Colin Brothwell & family, 150px]]
23 Burrell no. 2933 Marmaduke Traction Engine 1907 Reg no. ? P & R Green, Lincs 150px]]
24 Aveling-Barford AG757 Linda Steam Roller 1946 Reg no. ? A. Waling, Wisbech Lincs 150px]] Made for India but never exported
25 Aveling & Porter no. 11969 Elsie Steam Roller 1927 Reg no. ? M. Kenning, Wrangle 150px]]
26 Aveling & Porter no. 8585 Becky Steam Roller 1915 Reg no. ? J. Smith, Spalding Lincs 150px]]
27 Aveling & Porter no. 10556 - Steam Roller 1923 Reg no. ? M. Foreman, ? 150px]]
28 Fowler no. 12503 Bellingham Steam roller 1912 Reg no. ? G. MacDonald collection, Louth, Lincs 150px]]
29 Marshall no. 79597 - Steam roller 1925 Reg no. ? J Ward & Son. (driven by M &G Sleaford) 150px]] First rally for 30 years
30 Marshall no. 76797 Mary Traction Engine 1923 Reg no. ? M. Riggall & Family, 150px]]
31 Marshall no. 87635 - Steam roller 1935 Reg no. ? D & P Ingall, Rand, Lincs 150px]]
32 Wallis & Steevens no. 7962 Smokey Steam roller 1926 Reg no. ? T. hall, North Ings Farm Museum, Dorrington, Lincs 150px]]
33 Barford & Perkins Type E - Motor roller 1909 Reg no. ? E. Teverson, Essex 150px]] Very early motor roller
34 Aveling-Barford AD670 Violet Road Roller Type DX(diesel) 1938 TL 8524 The Museum of Lincolnshire Life 150px]]
35 Aveling-Barford Tiny Road Roller 193? Reg no. ? D. White, Old Leake, Lincs 150px]]
36 Tuxford no. 1238 - Portable Engine 19 ? - J. Coward, Lincs 150px]] Rare working example from local maker
37 Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 20737 - Portable Engine 1918 Reg no. ? R. Hinch, Little Casterton, Lincs 150px]]
38 Marshall no. 82412 - portable Engine 1927 - J. smith, ? 150px]]

CommercialsEdit

Commercial vehicles
entry no. Make & model / no. Reg no. Serial no. (if known) year built Owner Photo Misc info
add more entries by copying block below and pasting in between entris Image needed LHB


- Model no. Reg no. ? Serial no Year Owner ? Image needed LHB 150px]]

Other exhibitsEdit

Update table layout to suit

Misc exhibit list
entry no. Make & model / no. Reg no. Serial no. (if known) year built Owner Photo Misc info
add more entries by copying block below and pasting in between entris Image needed LHB


- Model no. Reg no. ? Serial no Year Owner ? Image needed LHB 150px]]


See alsoEdit

References / sourcesEdit

  • 2013 show guide
  • 2011 show guide
  • 2010 show guide
  • 2009 show guide (1000 + photos from the event)

External linksEdit


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