Increase size
Reset to Default
Decrease size

Mattock: SOLD


Mattock: SOLD
Click here to enlarge
£18.00
E-mail Email to a Friend

Product SKU: LAHT851.7


Product: Mattock: SOLD

An early-mid 20th century MOD pattern trenching mattock with a new wax polished ash 'knock on-knock off' handle. These trenching tools were made for MOD issue and are now versatile tools for use in the garden. Handle length: 49cm.

A word on mattocks: These tools which can also be referred to as Canterbury hoe (blade pattern) or Canterbury fork (tined pattern) have very ancient origins were made in a huge variety of different blade patterns, head weights and handle lengths. They are very popular overseas and are enjoying something of a renaissance here. Mattocks allow you to break up hard ground and cultivate the soil without lifting the weight of a soil spit unlike using a spade. Shorter handle, lighter patterns can be used as a planting tool. They are also useful for 'earthing up' potatoes and indeed some patterns are listed as 'potato hoes' in old catalogues. With some practice in use they are very efficient tools.

Product code: LAHT851.7

Price: SOLD (P&P UK: 3-5 working day courier £5.00)


Ask a question about this product

Availability

In Stock: 1



Latest Products

Watering can: 2.5 gallon £35.00
Watering can: 2 gallon £29.00
Spade: Yardley £32.00
Fork: Streamline 5T £39.00
Fork: Yardley £29.00
Fork: S&J £29.00
Florist's bowl 9.5" £25.00
Florist's bowl 9.5" £25.00
Watering can: glasshouse £49.00
Strawberry spade £45.00
Onion hoe: solid forged £18.00
Shovel: MOD 1965 £32.00
Hoe: spud £25.00
Hoe: spud £18.00
Mattock: 1918 SOLD £29.00
Mattock: SOLD £18.00
Axe: 4lb Whitehouse £39.00
Axe: 4.5lb Elwell £49.00
Slasher: Brades 259-9" £35.00
Watering can: 3/4 gal £49.00
Watering can: Haws 1.5 gal £55.00