Southwell Ploughing Match & Show

2019 show to be held at

Thoresby Estate

Saturday 28th September 2019

HORSE PLOUGHING 2018 CLASSES

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Entries close Friday 7th September

No Entry Fee

JUDGE: M. Richardson

STEWARD: B. Hall Esq. & A. Breed Esq.

OPENING Opening at the Competitors’ discretion.
START Classes 13 Start to consist of 8 furrows.
FINISH Finish to consist of last 8 furrows.
DEPTH Minimum depth 13cm

General Rules
a) Competitors can use one or two horses at the finish.
b) Leading of horses by one assistant is permitted.
c) Horses must not be left unattended on the headland.
d) Class 13 No boats presses or any other attachment allowed

PRIZE MONEY
1st £30; 2nd £20; 3rd £15.
Novice Prize; £25 Best Start; £5 Best Finish; £5
Each team completing their plots will receive £100

CLASS DESCRIPTION
13 Horse Ploughing – General Purpose. This class is open. The novice prize will be awarded to the competitor gaining most points who has not won a 1st, 2nd or 3rd prize for horse ploughing at any ploughing match. Competitors completing their plots will be eligible for entry into class 15.

SPECIAL CLASSES AND PRIZES
15 Best Turned out team of Ploughing Horses £10 to the Winner
Presented with ‘The T.C. Harrison Trophy’
16 For the Best Competitor most Traditionally Attired.
Presented with ‘The Mrs John Harrison Cup’