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Dec 11, 2016

The root of the matter in Haulfre

Many visitors to Haulfre Gardens, Llandudno, have seen the strange metal planter at the tearooms. Now you can scan the QR codes by it with your mobile to discover that it was ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

originally a root cutter. Farmers would use such devices to chop root vegetables into chunks for feeding to livestock. Our web page includes photos of a root cutter at work and also sheds light on the maker of the Haulfre example, a foundry in Rhuddlan. Click here to see the page