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The Marshall Rally
Line up of tractors - 2012
Promoter Gainsborough & District Heritage Association
Sponsors (main)
Date held on August
Duration (days) 2
Venue Farm
County Lincolnshire
Country England
NTET Accredited no No
Attendance numbers
(approximate no.)
Several thousand
Next Event Date -
First Event was held in (year) 2012
Last Event was held in (year) 2012
No. of years held one off Anniversary event
Events Web Site

The Marshall Rally was organised by Gainsborough & District Heritage Association. The event was based around the products of local firm Marshall, Sons & Co. of Gainsborough and its successor companies. The main attraction being Field Marshall tractors.

Marshall tractor & machinery modelsEdit

Most models were represented. (updated summary list of models to follow)

Exhibit Model/Type summary
Model Number booked Number actually present
Steam rollers 4 (3)
Steam tractors 2
Marshall 18-30 2 2
Marshall 12-20 1 1
Marshall Model M 2 1
Field Marshall Series 1 1 1
Field Marshall Series 1 MK2 1
Field Marshall Series 2 1 1
Field Marshall Series 2 MK2 1 X
Field Marshall Series 3 5 5
Field Marshall Series 3A  ? 2
Fowler VF 1 1
Fowler VFA 1 1
Fowler Challenger 1  ?
Track Marshall Crawlers 4  ?
Marshall Tractors (Harvest Gold) 12  ?
Other makes of tractor 26  ?
Cars -50 X
Commercials ~ 10 1
Machinery & implements  ? 1
Motorcycles 5  ?
Stationary engines 2 2
Totals (programe figures) ? (212) ?

Ploughing Edit

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Horse ploughing demonstration

The event included a demonstration of both tractor and crawler ploughing and horse ploughing in a field between the car park and the show field.


List of tractors at the event

The Marshall Rally/tractor list - 2012

If your tractor has been missed off please add it to the list or supply details for us to add it. A few may have been missed if not in the line up or the show guide. we have identified most of the ? tractors present. (If you know which tractors belong to which owners please update the list so the owners can be credited).

Gallery of other photosEdit

Click the images to see full size photos

References / sourcesEdit

A day out at this historic event.

External linksEdit

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