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Sunday, 6 October 2013
Fowler D2 Class Steam Roller 'Lord Kitchener', 1901
Built by Fowler of Leeds in 1901, this is D2 Class single cylinder, 12 ton steam roller, works number 9005 and named 'Lord Kitchener', registered on the roads as HR 3582. It was supplied new to W Rawlings & Sons who used it until the 1950s.