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Little Casterton Working Weekend
Little Casterton working field 09 - IMG 1649
Promoter
Organisers  ?
In aid of
(Beneficiaries)
Local charities
(the Catering is by the Church Group)
Sponsors (main)
Date held on 3 rd weekend September
Duration (days) 2
Venue  ? Farm
Location Little Casterton
County Lincolnshire
Country England
NTET Accredited
Attendance numbers
(approximate no.)
 ?, 000
Next Event Date 2010
First Event was held in (year)  ?
Last Event was held in (year)
No. of years held  ?
Events Web Site www. ?


The Little Casterton Working Weekend is held at the end of September, at Little Casterton, nr Stamford, Lincolnshire. The weekend is organised by the ? as a day for owners to bring their machines and have a play, with spectators to raise money for local charities and good causes in the area with the Local Church providing the catering and other local groups providing assistance with the gates, car parking etc..

This Event is all pre 1930s tractors and crawlers with demonstrations of Harvesting, threshing, steam ploughing and the tractor working area.

HistoryEdit

The 2009 event was the ? th that has been held. The event is for Pre 1930 tractors only.

One feature is the appearance of several early combines, with a different marque featured each year. The local vintage group also puts on a display of early road vehicles.

The event has no commercial stalls or auto jumble. Its all about machines and demonstrations.

Exhibits ans attractionsEdit

Exhibit classes:

2010 EventEdit

18th and 19th of September.

Little Casterton Working Weekend/2010

2009 EventEdit

The 2009 event main feature was Massey-Harris combine event.

Little Casterton Working Weekend/2009

2009 Steam enginesEdit

Steam Engines list
Engine (make & No.) Name Type year built Reg no. Owner Photo Misc info
Fowler no. 15451 Victory Ploughing Engine 1925 SD 9378  ?, Stamford Fowler no. 15451 Plg - Victory - SD 9378 at Little Casterton 09 - IMG 1732
Fowler no. 14384 Princess Ploughing Engine 1917 NM 1283 owner ?, Stamford Fowler no. 14384 plg - Princess - NM 1283 at Little Casterton 09 - IMG 1729
Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 20737 - Portable engine 1908 -  ?, Stamford Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 20737 Portable at Little Casterton 09 - IMG 1677
Ruston & Hornsby no. 161250 - Steam Tractors 1930 FW 1509 owner ?, Stamford Ruston & Hornsby no. 161250 TE - FW 1509 at Little Casterton 09 - IMG 1666

TractorsEdit

A approximately 30 tractor were present (? listed in guide), with a few interesting implements as well. All were pre 1930 models with number of very rare or interesting examples and few of the usual grey Fergy and Fordsons.

Implements & machinery
Above list with more info to be transfered to the table below with photos
Tractor exhibit list
entry no. Make Model no. / type Reg no. Serial no. (if known) year built Owner Photo Misc info
 ? County County Super-4 Reg no. ? County no. ?  ? owner ? 150px]] Fitted with winch
Add any other tractors from this event above here in Entry no order / ABC by make if no number
add more entries by copying block below and pasting in between entries Image needed LHB


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

CombinesEdit

Crawler tractorsEdit

Several working crawlers from;

Cars vehiclesEdit

Classic cars from the local club included;

Commercial & Military vehiclesEdit

A number of interesting commercial / military vehicles were present including these;

Stationary enginesEdit

Past EventsEdit

Please add detail's of any past events if you visited with photos of the exhibits.

See alsoEdit

References / sourcesEdit

  • The show guide 2009

External linksEdit

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