1 April 2018

Ploughing Match in Kinnellar

On Monday the 23d ult. a Ploughing Match took place on Nether Aquhorks, in the parish of Kinnellar, at the suggestions of the neighbouring farmers.  The day was dine; and there were no less than twenty-eight ploughs in the field.  The judges were in general much pleased with the work of the various competitors; and they awarded the Prizes to the following persons:

1st Prize to Peter Davie, servant to Mr Burness, Bogheads.
2d Do. to Thomas Coutts, servant to Mr Divertie, Midmill.
3d Do. to James Hunter, servant to Mr Smith, Ord.
4th Do. to Joseph Knowles, servant to Mr Brown, Blackchambers.
5th Do. to Alexander Cushnie, servant to Mr Wilson, Little-clinterty. - And,
6th Do. to James Edmund, servant to Mr Still, Strathray.

Published in the Aberdeen Journal, Wednesday 1st April 1818.

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