Museum Homepage

The San Mateo County Historical Association
Online Collections Database

The mission of the San Mateo County Historical Association is to inspire wonder and discovery
of the cultural and natural history of San Mateo County.

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number RF2011.001
Description Cambridge Walking Plow. Plow has solid iron blade, painted red with an unfinished wooden beam out front to the back of which are mounted to unfinished wooden handles with curved grips. Metal brackets extend down from front beam. There is a small wheel in front with "spokes" comprised of three circular openings.
Object Name Plow
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title Cambridge Walking Plow
Date n.d.
Creator Cambridge
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text Various part numbers (i.e. "RISC") embossed throughout; "CAMBRIDGE" (embossed above blade
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection; purchased at Tulare Auction.
Dimensions H-35 W-26 D-64 inches
Search Terms Agriculture
Agriculture Technology
Farming
Farming Technology
plow
Plows
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements
Agriculture
Farming
Machinery
Plowing
Plows