St Mabyn Village News

News from the village of St.Mabyn in North Cornwall...

Friday, December 21, 2007


Large silver prize medal awarded to O.G.Pinch of St.Mabyn by a Camelford Implement agent T. B. Burns for 'the best piece of ploughing', with a Davey Sleep & Co. plough, at Camelford in around 1877.
Seen on eBay here


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Re. Ploughing Medal : A Mr. Gatley (not sure how to spell) Pinch farmed at Haywood sometime before 1914

Sunday, 22 June, 2008  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

My Mother, Kitty Bray tells me that an Osbertos Pinch farmed at Treveglos - she thinks he was a Brother to Gatley Pinch who farmed at Haywood.
They were reckoned to be very good Farmers.

Keep up the good work, Jenny Bray

Friday, 01 May, 2009  

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