School: Adamstown (roll number 3755)

Location:
Adamstown, Co. Wexford
Teacher:
D. Curtis

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0900, Page 110

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The beam is made of iron and it is attached to the top of the body.

A bar of iron, about a foot long, is riveted to the beam.
This bar is rivetted in the centre with a big wheel on one end, and a little wheel on the other end.
Those wheels are made of metal.
The length of the plough is about eight and a half or nine feet long.
Wheel-ploughs are drawn by two horses, and they are made in Wexford.
The Drill Plough :
The drill plough is used for making drills and covering drills.

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