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Tractor Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 141 pictures in our Tractor collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Caterpillar track steam engine by R. Hornsby & Sons Featured Print

Caterpillar track steam engine by R. Hornsby & Sons

The first and original 'Caterpillar' or 'walking' engine made by R. Hornsby & Sons of Grantham. R. Hornsby & Sons grew into a major manufacturer of agricultural machinery, at their Spittle Gate Works. The firm went on to produce steam engines used to drive threshing machines and other equipment such as traction engines; their portable steam engine was one of their most important products and the market leader. Later a chain-track was added to an oil-engined tractor: the caterpillar track; these were developed and patented by Hornsby's chief engineer (and managing director), David Roberts, from July 1904. These were first used on tractors which served with the British Army towing artillery from 1910, but were later fitted to tanks which were used in the First World War from 1916. In 1909, a development model called the Little Caterpillar was demonstrated to the War Office. The army officers present at the demonstration believed it would frighten the horses!

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Bigbury-on-Sea - The Burgh Island Hotel Tractor Featured Print

Bigbury-on-Sea - The Burgh Island Hotel Tractor

Transportation in the 'Sea Tractor' over to the Burgh Island Hotel, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon, allowing guests to travel to/from the mainland at High Tide. It was here (in 'The Beach House' suite) that Agatha Christie wrote her two novels set on the Island (Evil Under the Sun and And Then There Were None). Date: circa 1930s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Land Girl cartoon, WWII Featured Print

Land Girl cartoon, WWII

"But you don't understand, you silly man? - There was a wasp!" An indignant member of the Women's Land Army argues with an irate farmer after going somewhat off course in a field she is ploughing. Date: 1939

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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