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Clearance of derelict woodland . Holt Wood - breaker towed behind B . T . D . ( BTD )  20 tractor , crushing mixed coppice scrub , ( birch ,  hazel , oak ) . Growth is laid flat and broken off at base or up - rooted by digging and cutting action of blades . A feature is the fact that material is not piled ,  and can be planted direct . Cost ᆪ 5 - 7 per acre ( 1962 ) . Location: New Forest , Hampshire , England .

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Clearance of derelict woodland . Holt Wood - breaker towed behind B . T . D . ( BTD ) 20 tractor , crushing mixed coppice scrub , ( birch , hazel , oak ) . Growth is laid flat and broken off at base or up - rooted by digging and cutting action of blades . A feature is the fact that material is not piled , and can be planted direct . Cost ᆪ 5 - 7 per acre ( 1962 ) . Location: New Forest , Hampshire , England .


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