Contractor and Factor


End of Line 

Publisher: East Anglian Traction Engine Club

Publication Date: 2000

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good, has a small sticker mark on the back cover. 

Produced for the East Anglain Traction Engine Society, this book covers aspects of the work undertaken by early road making and steam ploughing constructors and firms supplying and maintaining all aspects of farm equipment. Two companies are looked at, specifically W G Smoothy of Rochford, Essex, which ceased trading in 1946 and M Bloomfield & Sons ltd of Debenham, Suffolk, which is still operating. Early 20th century village life and anecdotes are also featured