Gravesend and Rochester Agricultural Association

Ploughing Match

 

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PLOUGHING CLASSES

Class 1 Two furrow power lift Plough and
Three furrow or more lift Run Round Plough
Sponsored by The Agronomy Partnership
Class 3 Two and Three furrow Reversible Plough
Sponsored by William Lillico & Sons Ltd
Class 4 Four furrow reversible plough (to be sub-divided if numbers warrant)
Sponsored by Barclay Bank Plc, Maidstone & Haynes Agricultural Kent Ltd
Class 5 Five furrow or more reversible plough (to be sub-divided if numbers warrant)
Sponsored by Agrii & Ernest Doe and Sons
Class 6 GRAA Championship Ploughing Class for First Prize Winners
First Prize Winners in each section Classes 1 &ndash 5 will compete for the Overall, Run Round and Reversible
Championships at 1.30 pm
Sponsored by HSBC Canterbury Branch

Previous 1st prize winners at any Ploughing Match are not eligible for novice prize

PLOUGHING JUDGES

Messrs: H Batchelor, P Dunn, R Gibson, D Gunn, J Finnis; M Ide, N Hartup, G Preston, A Reynolds, D Stapleton, M Wilkinson

PRIZE COLOURS
First Prize Red
Second Prize Blue
Third Prize Yellow
Champion Red, White and Blue

VINTAGE PLOUGHING CLASSES

The Association is indebted to the owners and drivers of the Veteran Tractors, which will be competing during the day

Turn Out Judge - Roger Gibson
Class A VINTAGE TRAILED KENT
(Open to all Kent Ploughmen) - Sponsored By Lillechurch Farms
Tractor Model to have been in production before 31 December 1959 and to be as manufactured
Plough Any make of trailing plough and as manufactured
Class B VINTAGE TRAILED OPEN
(Open to All Ploughmen Outside Kent)
Tractor Model to have been in production before 31 December 1959 and to be as manufactured
Plough Any make of trailing plough and as manufactured
Class C VINTAGE MOUNTED KENT
(Open to all Kent Ploughmen) - Sponsored By Lillechurch Farms
Tractor Model to have been in production before 31 December 1959 and to be as manufactured
Plough Any make of trailing plough and as manufactured
Class D VINTAGE MOUNTED OPEN
(Open to All Ploughmen Outside Kent)
Tractor Model to have been in production before 31 December 1959 and to be as manufactured
Plough Any make of trailing plough and as manufactured
Class E SINGLE FURROW (if numbers warrant)
Class F SHOW/CLASSIC CLASS (If numbers warrant) Sponsored by Agwood Ltd
Models from 1959 – 1971 pre Q Cab tractors only
Class GStatic Display of Working Tractors. Also eligible for turn out prize.
Class H EXHIBITION CLASS For any non-competing vintage or classic tractors and Vintage Commercial Farm Vehicles

TURN OUT COMPETITION

PRIZE £10.00

The winner of Classes A & C will compete for the overall Vintage Champion

The winner of the Classic Class will compete for Champion Ploughing Class

Conventional Entry Form
Vintage Entry Form