1950s

Tractor - General purpose (Type Bord na Móna)

Type: Equipment
Type Bord na Móna This tractor was designed to meet the many needs, on development and production bogs, for a general purpose tractor, which could...

Triple Turner Attachment

Type: Equipment
Used with Ferguson 135 Tractor - Fitted with Full Tracks This attachment was specially designed to condition windrowed sod peat by screening out...

Stripping Machine

Type: Equipment
Type I & II The purpose of this machine is to cut away the top layer of poor quality bog from the section which is to be cut by the excavator...

Windrower Attachment (Vee-Dozer)

Type: Equipment
The purpose of this attachment (type 9) is to plough hand footed or mechanically windrowed peat into final rows spaced at 9 metres suitable for...

Wagons

Type: Equipment
The 16 c.m. wagons were designed with two diamond bogies for sod and milled peat haulage and have given no trouble over the years. One bogie is...

Turning Machine-Sod Peat

Type: Equipment
Type-Single The purpose of this machine is to pick up windrows of sod peat, screen out loose mould and replace the windrow either on the same...

Sod Peat Bagger/Excavator (Type 6)

Type: Equipment
Type – 6 The machine consists of a sturdy main frame, supported on power driven caterpillar tracks, which carries the various units and their...

Sod Peat Bagger/Excavator (Mitre Boom Type)

Type: Equipment
The purpose of this machine is to excavate turf, macerate and spread it for the production of sod peat. The machine works on the high bog, cutting a...

Sod Peat Bagger/Excavator (Hi-low Type)

Type: Equipment
The purpose of this machine is to excavate turf, macerate and spread it on the cutaway surface of the bog. This is necessary as the high spread...

Sod Peat Bagger/Excavator (Type J.W. Lilliput)

Type: Equipment
The purpose of this machine is to excavate, macerate and spread turf on the high bog for the production of sod peat. The machine has a main frame,...

Sod Peat Cutaway Bagger/Excavator

Type: Equipment
This machine, designed to work on the cutaway level of the bog, is supported on generous caterpillar type tracks. The trailing type bucket boom at...

Sod Peat Loading Machine

Type: Equipment
Type I – Electric The purpose of the machine is to load sod peat from bog ricks into railway wagons on either side of the rick. Basically the machine...

Sod Turning Machine

Type: Equipment
Type-Twin This machine does the same work as the Single Turning Machine but has greater output. The elevator mechanism is exactly the same as the...

Sod Peat Excavator (Lilliput)

Type: Equipment
The purpose of the machine (Lilliput type – Heinen) is to excavate turf, macerate and spread it on the uncut surface of the bog for the production...

Sod Collector (Type II - IV)

Type: Equipment
This machine is used to collect the sod peat from the spread ground into a rick clear of the spread ground. The machine consists of a plate / chain...

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