Bamford and Sons
Agricultural and horticultural equipment
Metal and wood
1200 mm (H); 1130 mm (W); 2300 mm (W)
Place of origin
UttoxeterOrder this image
Erddig, Wrexham (Accredited Museum)
Mowing machine; The Royal Mower, manufactured by Bamford and Sons, Uttoxeter. Stamped; Reaping Mowing No.5. A metal framed mowing machine painted red, with two metal-spoked wheels and a protruding driver's seat. A toothed cutting arm is attached by a hinged joint.
Given by Phillip Yorke III (1905-1978) along with the estate, house and contents to the National Trust in 1973.
Marks and inscriptions
Reaping Mowing No.5
Makers and roles
Bamford and Sons, maker