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Ground preparation. The 'R L R' plough used in moorland and heathland afforestation.  Particularly suitable for difficult stony ground it tends to turn out a rather broken spoil - ridge for planting. It will cut furrows down to 18 inches - 20 inches deep. 3/09/1949. Location: Smales Forest, Kielder, Northumberland, England.

Reference: 2002776

Ground preparation. The 'R L R' plough used in moorland and heathland afforestation. Particularly suitable for difficult stony ground it tends to turn out a rather broken spoil - ridge for planting. It will cut furrows down to 18 inches - 20 inches deep. 3/09/1949. Location: Smales Forest, Kielder, Northumberland, England.
Date Taken: 3rd September 1949

Photographer: M V Laurie
Copyright: Crown Copyright
Credit line: Forestry Commission / M V Laurie

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