Fordson JCB MK1 Excavator at Cromford 08 - P8030349 edited

A JCB MK1 Backhoe excavator mounted on a Fordson Major tractor

The JCB Hydraulic Excavator was based on the Fordson Diesel Major tractor, and was built by JCB at there new factory at Rocester, Staffordshire.

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A few examples survive;

  • The one shown above if from J.C. Balls & Sons collection and is seen out at a number of shows.
  • Another example was on show at the T.C. Harrison JCB open day.

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