New Threshing Machine

During last week, a machine belonging to Mr Thomas Heanley of Croft, was employed by Mr Evison of Burgh le Marsh, and in 18 hours (including dinner-time etc) actually thrashed in the best style the produce of eight acres of mown wheat, which when dressed measured more than 50 qrs of marketable corn.

Source: Stamford Mercury – Friday 13 September 1844

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