|Earls Barton Rally and Country Fayre|
|One of the biggest commercials at the rally was this Scammell Contractor of the Bailey family.|
|Organisers||Earls Barton Rally Commitee|
|In aid of
|Sponsors (main)||Jackson Grundy Estate Agents (Programme)|
|Date held on||August Bank Holiday|
|Next Event Date||2010|
|First Event was held in (year)||1998|
|Last Event was held in (year)|
|No. of years held||12th (2009)|
|Events Web Site||www. ?|
The Earls Barton Rally and Country Fayre is held at the end of August on the Bank holiday weekend at ? off the A14 nr Earls Barton, Northamptonshire. The Rally is organised by the Rally commitee to raise money for local charities and good causes in the area with the local clubs assisting with the various sections and other local groups providing assistance with the gates, car parking etc..
The 2009 event was the 12 th that has been held. The event was started in 1998 as a local fund raiser in the Fields of Mick White. The White family still host the event on their land each year.
Exhibit classes include:
- Steam engines
- Working displays
- Vintage Cars
- Commercial vehicles
- Fairground rides & Stalls
- Collectable Models
- Stationary Engines
- Other attractions
- Trade stalls
- Club stands.
- craft tent
Earls Barton Rally and Country Fayre/2010
2009 Steam engines
|Exhibit no.||Engine (make & No.)||Name||Type||year built||Reg no.||Owner||Photo||Misc info|
|A1||Fowler no. 15652||Repulse||Showman's road locomotive||1920||CU 977||T. Gibson, Derby||150px]]|
|A2||Fowler no.||Survivor||Steam roller||1926||BS 9196||A. Baker, Pensnett||150px]]|
|A3||Fowler no. ?||Paddy||Road Roller||1924||NW 8198||P. Johnston, Clapham||150px]]|
|A4||Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies no. 149813||Success||Steam roller||1928||VF 3186||N. J Le Count, Finedon||150px]]|
|A5||Ruston & Hornsby no. 52649||Nuffrush||road roller||1919||NR 5056||Allan Eaton collection||150px]]||Fitted with a BMC Diesel engine on top of boiler barrell|
|A6||Fowler no. 14888||Kingfisher||Road Locomotive||1917||HO 6420||Alan Eaton collection, Creaton, ?||150px]]|
|A7||Allchin no. 1546||Rebel||Agriculture Engine||1912||AP 9079||Mrs J Eaton, Creaton||150px]]|
|A8||Fowler no. 15653||Renown||Showman's road locomotive||1920||CU 978||Howard Brothers, Kirk Ireton||150px]]|
A Number of 'Model' steam engines were present, but no details/photos were taken.
- If you visited the show or your models were there please add details of them and photos below, thanks.
Commercial & Military vehicles
A number of interesting vehicles were present including these;
A approximately ? tractor were present (? listed in guide), with a few interesting implements as well. A few interesting examples were mixed in with the usual grey Fergy and Fordsons. A few were well restored examples while others were shown as found, and a few were 5 gallon tart up jobs.
- General list of makes;
- David Brown
- Field Marshall
- Ford-Ferguson (Ford 9N)
- International Harvester
- John Deere
- Massey Ferguson
Derails to follow
- Above list with more info to be transfered to the table below with photos
|entry no.||Make||Model no. / type||Reg no.||Serial no. (if known)||year built||Owner||Photo||Misc info|
|?||Ferguson||Ferguson FE-35||Reg no. ?||sn no. ?||?||owner ?||150px]]||Fitted with winch|
|Add any other tractors from this event above here in Entry no order / ABC by make if no number|
|add more entries||by copying block||below and||pasting in||between entries||
|-||Make||Model no.||Reg no. ?||Serial no||Year||Owner ?||150px]]|
? exhibits listed
Military / Heavy Haulage
? exhibits listed
? cars listed
A few of the more unusual examples to follow.
- (some were parked too tight or behind the concessions so very hard to photograph clearly).
Please add detail's of any past events if you visited with photos of the exhibits.
References / sources
- The show guide 2009
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