UNDER THE HAMMER
A large collection of vintage
tractors drew in the punters for
David Richardss dispersal at
Whitehouse Farm, near
Abergavenny, Gwent. FW went
too and found a lively trade
Above: Auctioneer Howard Pugh takes bids.
Below: David Richards starts up this 1953 Field Marshall Series 111 that sold for £8000.
Left: David Richards with auctioneer Howard Pugh of * J Pugh & Co, Ledbury, Herefordshire. Mr Richards is sitting on a 1929 Massey Harris 1220, which later sold for £3050.
Below: The sale of 33 vintage tractors attracted plenty of enthusiasts.
Above: A couple of vintage cars also passed under the hammer. This 1930 Morris Cowley Doctors Coupe made £7250.
Above: "Its in good working order."
Mr Richards takes one of the lots
for a spin before the sale.
Left: It runs in the family for
24-year-old Claire Edwards, who has a
keen interest in farming vehicles.
Her dad owns Wye Valley Tractors
Right: "Ill tell you a story."
Cecil Nicholas of Upper Green Farm, Abergavenny, in animated discussion with Elwyn Richards, brother of
David Richards, whose vintage collection was being sold, and Austin Williams of Trebella Farm, Skenfrith.