Antique Tractor
Mackinac Bridge Crossing
September 12, 2008
  
 


 
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Tom (Vice President) & Larry (President) with sign.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Sign (above & below)designed for the crossing, signed by each KVAEMC driver and auctioned. Proceeds (after expenses) were donated to the club.

A magnificant event!
One for the record books!

St. Ignace/Mackinaw City TV Stations have videos on their websites about the tractor crossing.

  1. http://9and10news.com/category/
    story/?id= 142220
  2. http://www.tv7-4.com/news/news_story.aspx?id=190442

Check out the Owosso Tractor Parts website covering the Bridge Crossing: http://www.bobstractorparts
corner.com/ mac.htm

Auctioning the special sign made for this event! There are two signs and each was signed by the tractor drivers.

Our club had 5 rows of tractors (54) lined up at the staging area waiting for the parade to start.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



54 tractors participated.
Here they are all lined up waiting to start!

President Larry on his John Deere 60 pulling a trailer with our club sign.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



KVAEMC President, Larry Langshaw and his newly restored 1953 John Deere 60 led our club and pulled a trailer with our club sign.

Club Member on John Deere M

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Bob Jones and his John Deere M.

Steve Mellott - John Deere 730

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Steve Mellott - John Deere 730

Stanley Groner - Case 1200

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Stanley Groner - Case 1200

Shane Groner and his Case Tractor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Shane Groner - Case Tractor

The name on this tractor is "Olde Harry"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


The name on this tractor is Olde Harry.

Bill Walters - John Deere B

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Bill Walters - John Deere B

Mr. Redding - A red John Deere 430

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Mr. Redding - A red John Deere 430

Bill Dorrence - Farmall H

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Bill Dorrence - Farmall H

Nate Hills - Massey Harris 101 Senior

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Nate Hills - Massey Harris 101 Senior

John Wissink - Porsche Diesel, 1957

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


John Wissink - Porsche Diesel, 1957

John Craig - John Deere 630

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Craig - John Deere 630

Judy Bever - John Deere 50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Judy Bever - John Deere 50

Don Bever - John Deere 730 Diesel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Don Bever - John Deere 730 Diesel

John Deere 330

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


John Deere 330

Larry Langshaw - John Deere 60

 

Larry Langshaw
John Deere 60

All tractors were on display at the end of the parade. 600 tractors crossed at this inagural event and many of the tractors were on display throughout the weekend.
All tractors on display at the end of the parade! A sea of tractors on display!
   
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