Floor mounted pillar drill, made for the Air Ministry in 1942, had it rewired a few years ago and working fine.
Chaff cutter in barn, no idea of age. Nicholson hay turner - never seen it work but remember father talking about it.
oh, nearly forgot the hay pole and sweep stored in the shed.
Our old but still functioning Hydraulic Ram. First installed on the farm in 1908 and still running today. Original ram pump has now been replaced by a newer Blakes Hydram but old one still in place. Original cylinder head still functioning but very rusty now. Original windmill possibly predates the hydraulic ram so probably 19th Century.
A man has pleaded guilty at Newtownards Magistrates’ Court to waste offences relating to a bonfire next to the electrical sub-station on the Circular Road in Newtownards, Co. Down.
Gareth Gill (51) of Abbot’s Walk, Newtownards pleaded guilty to two charges under the Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997, for which he was fined £150 each and ordered to pay a £15 offender’s levy
On June 25, 2018, PSNI officers went to Gill’s yard, where they found a large amount of waste consisting of scrap wood, pallets, carpet and underlay.
Discussion with Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) officers confirmed the site...