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4th Annual
Massey Harris Field Days
July 26-27 2003
10 AM to 4 PM

Massey Harris, Ferguson and Massey Ferguson
Vintage Tractors, Gas Engines and Implements

Demonstrations of threshing, baling, ploughing...

Norbrae Farm
30 minutes north of Whitby on Hwy. 12
1 mile north of Greenbank
1 mile east of #12 Highway on 12th Line
(1 hour from Scarboro Heights)

One of southern Ontario's most avid Massey-Harris enthusiasts is Ron "Doc" Thomson of Greenbank. Doc is not only a descendant of Scarborough's earliest pioneers -- the Annis and Thomson families -- but he is also a great-great grandson of Robert McCowan and Jane Underwood of Scarboro Heights.

At the first Massey Field Day at Doc's Norbrae farm, over 40 Massey, Massey Harris and Massey Ferguson tractors and implements were assembled -- not quite all of them Doc's! And he put a few of them to work -- ploughing, disking, cutting wood, binding sheaves of grain.

Give the family a "rural experience" to remember! But call Doc first if you've recently returned from overseas.


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"Doc" Thomson Ploughing (Massey Field Day 2000)
His Uncles, Bill and Jack McCowan, "judging"

From The Scarboro Heights Record V9 #4


Your note on Massey Day is intriguing.  Every once in a while, I see a Massey-Ferguson at work here in Florida. It always gives me a thrill when I do.

Sasenarine Persaud, formerly of Scarborough