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Tractor Photos

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The "Bones" of a Tractor

From right : W.Bro. William Auterrson, W.Bro. David Auterson (Tractor Restorers) & W.Bro. Derek Sneddon - Owner

On The Way

Talking to Radio Ulster - Just north of Ballbriggan

A meeting with the Grand Master and his wife Pam

W.Bro. Derek Sneddon - Owner and Driver of the Tractor

The  Grand Master finds out what it is like to be in the driving seat

The Grand Master and Grand Secretary came to Arklow to meet with Brethren from Arklow and Newry

P.G.M. of Wicklow and Wexford Harvey Heavener gives the tractor driver Derek Sneddon
ear protectors to muffle the engine noise

The Chairman of Newry Social Club presents a council plaque to the Brethren of Gorey, County Wexford

This Model T Ford escorted the tractor to Gorey Masonic Hall

Wrong turn - tractor man W.Bro. D Walls from Cork on traffic duty until the tractor gets out of the Lynch Tunnel

The Lord Mayor of Cork Councillor Colum Burke welcomes the tractor team to Cork City Hall.
Front Row From Left A McClimond Mayor Burke ( D Sneddon Driver ) E Coulter
G Mc Cullough (N Magowan co-ordinator)
Back From Left G Stevenson (R Kelly Secretary) D Stevenson Chairman

Left R.W.Bro. Alan Campbell P.G.M. of Munster wishes W.Bro D Sneddon a safe journey as he leaves Tuckey Street, Cork on the next leg of the journey to Limerick
W.Bro.A.McClimond, coach driver looks on.
 

Searching for a light fuse. The only item that had to be replaced during the run around Ireland

Beryl Fenton, wife of the D.G.M. South Connaught joined the tractor at Oranmore to give directions to Galway
 

Three members of Union Masonic Lodge 23, Newry joined the tractor team in Galway
From left Bro. Ian Lockhart, W.Bro. Charles Dillon, W.Bro. Bob Chapple, Lodge 14 Galway and W.Bro. George Lockhart

Beryl Fenton, wife of the D.G.M. South Connaught, R.W.Bro.Basil Fenton in the driving seat

Left W.Bro D Sneddon, third from left W.Bro N Magowan with their hosts D.G.M. South Connaught, R.W.Bro Basil Fenton and his wife Beryl

The Brethren of Galway and Lady Friends wish the tractor team "A Safe Journey" as it leaves for Sligo

From right R.W.Bro. G Ginnley P.G.M. North Connaught,  W.Bro R Kelly secretary of the tractor run around Ireland, W.Bro D Stevenson Chairman Newry Social Club, W.Bro D Sneddon tractor driver, Gillian Stevenson Collector, the Lord Mayor of Sligo, R.W.Bro T Smyth D.P.G.M. North Connaught

The Lord Mayor of Sligo and the tractor team at the civic reception in the Mayor's parlour

Left R.W.Bro G Ginnley P.G.M. North Connaught welcomes tractor driver W.Bro D Sneddon to the city of Sligo

Left D.G.M. R.W.Bro. George Dunlop and R.W. Bro. Robert Quigley P.G.M. Londonderry and Donegal, and tractor driver W.Bro Derek Sneddon at the festive board in Coleraine Masonic Hall
 

The tractor has rolled into Limavady to meet with the Brethren

W.Bro. D Stevenson receives a donation from a member of the Mount Masonic Centre in Belfast

The tractor makes a detour and stops with the Brethren in Hillsborough

Three vintage enthusiasts from Crossgar came to Ballynahinch to meet the tractor

The Lord Mayor of Newry City and members of the Southern Area Hospice Services came along to welcome the tractor back home

The support vehicle that accompanied the tractor around Ireland and was driven by W.Bro. A McClimond

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