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New Crawler in our Family

Last fall the HAHClub had the opportunity to purchase a John Deere model MC  crawler ser#19302. Year 1952. These are quite rare , the few that are left! This model was the first crawler built by John Deere, before this ,they sent the Lindeman Co., tractors and Lindeman outfitted them with the crawler tracks. John […]

WINNERS OF THE TRACTOR DRAW FOR 2016

WINNERS OF THE HOPE AGRICULTURAL HERITAGE CLUB TRACTOR DRAW FOR 2016   FIRST PRIZE FOR INTERNATIONAL TRACTOR, MODEL “CUB” JON BEAVAN OF ORILLIA, ONT SECOND PRIZE FOR CHILDRENS PEDAL TRACTOR LARRY WILTON OF MARMORA, ONT. THIRD PRIZE FOR PRECISION SCALE MODEL TOY TRACTOR JOHN HOWES OF CORBYVILLE, ONT.  

Gone in a Puff of Smoke

Northumberland Tobacco History   Gone in a Puff of Smoke     It’s almost forgotten now, but there was a time not so long ago, when the rolling fields of Northumberland were planted in, of all things, emerald rows of tobacco. Story by Tom Cruickshank   “Winston tastes good like a cigarette should.” So claimed […]

2016 Antique Machinery Show – Day Two

Day two of the 25th Antique Machinery Show got off to a bit of a wet start, but thankfully the sun came out and the rest of the day was lovely. Unfortunately that meant that the wheat was to wet for threshing, but there is always next year. However we got to see the tractor […]

2016 Antique Machinery Show – Day One

Day one started with every comment about the rain being followed by a farmer saying “it’s good for the crops though”.  Thankfully the sky cleared up by mid-morning, and then the show really got going. We got the lawn mower/garden tractor pulls going and people started showing up.  Let me tell you, some of those […]

2015 HAH Club Donations and Acquisitions

Several items were donated to the club this past year and are now in the AMC. One is a Buckeye Style “E” chicken egg incubator, complete with all of the test equipment. An old self measuring oil pump and a 1913 3 hp Ellis 2 stroke engine were also donated. As was a rare hillside […]

2014 Newsletter

Contents Message From The Prez Christmas Meeting and 2013 Draw Results. Dome Collapse. HAHC Fundraising News. Newspaper Exposure. HAHC 2014 Machinery Show Highlights. Donations to the Club and other acquisitions. Open Houses, BBQ and Poker Run. General Meeting Highlights. Looking Ahead to 2015 and much, much more! Dowload 2014 Newsletter