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Can you help fix iconic machinery from Grantham's engineering heyday?




A vintage piece of machinery made by a Grantham firm in the town’s engineering heyday is to become an iconic symbol of a Suffolk vineyard.

Michael Roberts, a director of the Dedham Vale vineyard near Colchester, has bought an Aveling Barford Model GA.1 motor roller which he found near Swindon. It was made in 1953 and was used for pavement work.

Now Mr Roberts is keen to get it back to full working order and is looking for some help.


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