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Vintage Mowers

bugspit

LawnSite Senior Member
Any old timers out there that have seen these before?

As soon as I figure out how to post the picture....?
 
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bugspit

bugspit

LawnSite Senior Member
Vintage mower made by Jacobson
 
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bugspit

bugspit

LawnSite Senior Member
Now I'm cooking,

These were on the property of the Hermitage, Andrew Jacksons plantation.
 
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bugspit

LawnSite Senior Member
Once pulled by horses, they are about 36" wide..total.
 

Grassmechanic

LawnSite Silver Member
Location
S.E. Michigan
Those are rough mowers for golf courses. They are usually pulled by tractors in gangs of 5, 7, 9, or 11. See the pipe above the rear wheels with the "eyes" on either end? That is where the frame extensions go through for the rear reels to attach to.
 
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bugspit

LawnSite Senior Member
Guess that would be quite a load for a horse :eek:
 
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