Dorset 2008

Motor Rollers

The following photographs are Copyright Alan Holmes 2008.

A-B DX

Aveling-Barford DX Motor Roller AD 357

A-B DX

Aveling-Barford DX Motor Roller AD 357

A-B DX

Aveling-Barford DX Motor Roller AD 357

A-B DX

Aveling-Barford DX Motor Roller AE 576

A-B DX

Aveling-Barford GAY Motor Roller

The following photograph is Copyright Colin Tyson 2008.

Motor Roller Overview

An overview of the Motor Roller display area at Dorset 2008.

Road Making Demonstration

The following photographs are Copyright Alan Holmes 2008.

Memorial

The road being constructed at Dorset, in memory of the late Gordon Agnew,our former Sales Officer.

Transporting

Use of equipment to help transport the hardcore..

Manual spreading

Manual effort to spread the hardcore.

Equipment spreading

Use of equipment to spread the hardcore.

Tarmac Rolling

Auto Roller Motor Roller used to roll the Tarmac section of the new road.

Food

Preparing dinner for the end of a long day at work.

Opening

Michael Oliver opening Gordon Road.

First Vehicle

The first vehicle to travel over the newly built Gordon Road was Michael Oliver's newly restored Fowler Steam Roller 18874 Jellicoe, on it's first official outing in steam.

Toast

The road making gang raise a toast to the late Gordon Agnew.

Traditional 1

As in olden days the road making gang and the Surveyors pose for the traditional end of contract group photograh.

Traditional 2

The tarmac road making gang pose for their traditional end of contract group photograph.

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