Good weather brought out a large crowd at a sale held on behalf of the well known local nurseryman and smallholder Mr Roland Pattern who has now retired.
The main prices realised were:
1961 Massey Ferguson 35 Diesel Tractor £3350; Ferguson SF Butterfly Plough £225; Ferguson 2F Mtd Plough £220;Ferguson Cart £200; Ferguson Linkage parts £255; Howard Gem Rotovator £160; Nunn Generator £170; Glasshouse Frame £135; Fruit Picking Ladder £52; Angle Iron £54; Merrytiller Parts £68; Hand Tools to £32 each; Scrap Items to £160 per lot, a number of smaller items of household furniture and effects all made satisfactory prices.
Marsh Lane, ALGARKIRK, Nr. Boston
Messrs Hix and Son are instructed by Mr Maurice Rylott to Sell by INFORMAL TENDER
An enclosure of Good Quality Grade 1
ARABLE SILT LAND
being NG Nos 3769 and 4453 as shown on Lincolnshire Sheet TF 2632-2732 (1972 Edition) and containing approximately
12.02 Hectares (29.69 Acres)
The field has a long frontage to Marsh Lane and is capable of growing a wide range of Agricultural and Horticultural crops including potatoes, onions, bulbs, brassicas, cereal and pulse crops. Early possession will be available by arrangement.
Further details available from Messrs Hix and Son