Sandstone Heritage Trust - News
HTN 212 - It's countdown time for the huge Trator event taking place at Cooley
31st May 2007
It's countdown time for the huge Trator event taking place at Cooley (Between Dublin and Belfast) on Aug 5 2007.
South Africa will be well represented. The Sandstone Heritage Trust will be exhibiting 5 tractors. Our picture shows our John Deere Hi -crop 60 arriving in Europe. We are happy to support an event which if succesful will see more than 2400 pre 1977 tractors working together to break the world record which has become an institutionalised International Event, which originally started in South Africa back in 1999!
>>>For full details check http://www.cooleyvintagefestival.ie/entryform.htm
You are invited to join the South African delegation competing in the World Vintage and Classic Tractor event in Ireland on 5th August 2007. Known as the Cooley Vintage Festival this event will attempt to place more than 2,400 pre 1977 tractors in one field at one time to break the World Record. As is internationally known this event was started in 1999 at Sandstone Estates in the Eastern Free State at an event known as the Great 100 Working.
The Cooley web site is www.cooleyvintagefestival.ie. Our own web site www.sandstone-estates.com is also being updated regularly with details of this event.
If you would like to come and wave the flag for South Africa join us for the day.