Margaret Dodd has once again provided an excellent selection of photos from today’s match, held at Ballcrebbin. [gmedia id=112] Results and full details to follow.
The Jean Burns Memorial match takes place this Saturday 22 November at Ballacrebbin. The venue is sign posted off the St Judes to Ramsey road. Please do not use the farm entrance. There will be classes for World style, Manx style, vintage and horses and proceedings get under way at 10:30am.
There was an International feel to this year’s Southern Vintage ploughing match Held on land next to Colby football club, which was kindly provided by #Paul_Costain, ploughmen from Wales joined the locals on a dry but blustery day. [gmedia id=111] Thanks again to Margaret Dodd for the quality photos from the day The […]
The Jean Burns Memorial match has been posted until 22 November 2014. All other details remain unchanged
The 2014/15 ploughing season got underway today on land above the Braaid,by kind permission of Messrs Christian, Ellerslie. As usual Margaret Dodd was on duty and has generously supplied photos form the day. [gmedia id=109] Manx Style Vintage Tactors Classic Tractors General Purpose Tractors General Purpose Horses […]
There will be a Plough Service at 10.30 am Sunday 23rd Nov. 2014 at Sulby Methodist Church and everyone is welcome to attend. The organisers have would like encourage men to come, especially those connected with farming, to volumise the singing If anyone is interested please contact Mike on 878601, but the whole family is welcome. […]
There have been ploughing matches staged in the parish of Marown for over 150 years but this year’s match saw a new twist on the combination of old and new technologies. As is usual these days, the horse ploughs competed against modern tractors and ploughs but this year for the first time competitors were able to enter the match […]
The Southern Engine and Tractor Club will be holding their annual vintage ploughing match on Saturday 1st November in two fields on the side of the new access road to Colby Football Club. The Club wishes to thank Paul Costain for the use of the land. This event has various classes in which vintage […]
This year’s Marown Royal ploughing match will be held on Saturday 25 October starting at 10:30am on land above the Braaid, by kind permission of Messrs & Mrs Christian, Ellerslie. And you can choose how to enter: online – just read and accept the rules set out below and then complete the form. download the schedule and entry […]
Margaret Dodd has kindly provided a selection of photos from the day, when the sun shone. [gmedia id=106]
The Southern Vintage Engine and Tractor Club will be holding their Annual Vintage Rally on Mad Sunday 1st June on The Stonefield at Ballacreggan Farm, Port St Mary, courtesy of the Cooil Family, from 11.00am to 5.00pm. Any one with an exhibit is welcome or just please come for a look at the exhibits, only £1 entry. […]
[gmedia id=20] Photos courtesy of Margaret Dodd After having difficulties with wet fields, the Isle of Man Ploughing Association found a good dry field and day up on the Staarvey. The site provided fine views over Peel and the west of the Island. With confirmation of the event only being circulated last week and other […]
It’s a welcome and successful return to competition ploughing for Walter Radcliffe
Gordon Clague takes the 2014 title
Gordon Kennaugh takes the title of 2014 Manx Ploughing Champion
The Jean Burns Memorial Ploughing Match which was due to be held this Saturday 15th Feb has been postponed due to the wet weather.
Another Saturday, another match and another wet day
The organisers were proved right to postpone the match by 24 hours
‘Only fools and horses’, is how the match was described at the prize presentation of this year’s match.
The match scheduled for tomorrow (19th) has been postponed due to the field conditions
Service will be at Marown Church 12th Jan 10am followed by Blessing of The Plough outside about 10:45am