ploughman


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Synonyms for ploughman

a man who plows

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The first part is The Vision of Piers the Ploughman, the second is The Vision Concerning Do Well, Do Bet, Do Best.
In the beginning of Piers the Ploughman Langland tells us how
Two hundred years later, when The Vision of Piers the Ploughman was first printed, the printer in his preface explained alliterative verse very well.
Crowley is his preface to Piers Ploughman, printed in 1550.
Then he looked over at his horse's heels; it was lame also; the stone took some time to knock out, after he got to the ploughman.
Best junior ploughman, aged under 21, was named as James Peacock, Llangristiolus, son of former society secretary David.
Champion ploughman was a familar face on the ploughing circuit as cross-border raider John Milnes added to his long list of silverware.
And there's sometimes the shock of the new, as at last year's Welsh championships when Caernar fonshire ploughman Dafydd Roberts used a team of Comtois horses from France competitively for the first time in Wales.
ALLENDALE ploughman Charlie Halliday was crowned ploughing champion at the Northern Area Vintage Ploughing Association annual dinner.
Best North Wales competitor was Wrexham's David Hankey, while Euron Griffith, of Pwllheli, was named best U26 ploughman.
The highlight of the sale at Hexham Auction Mart was a 1936 Ferguson Brown tractor belonging to noted ploughman Charlie Halliday of Allendale which sold for pounds 13,000 to a delighted purchaser from Lincolnshire.
An estimated 3,000 people converged on Abergele on Saturday to see agricultural contractor Rhodri George, Haverfordwest, crowned as the 54th champion Welsh tractor ploughman.
Pwllheli's Euron Griffith, 13, won the beginners class while Joe Prescott, 16, of Ormskirk, was top horse ploughman.
Even on a splendid autumnal day all these difficulties were there to be overcome, and experience told in the end as champion ploughman Evan Watkin of Cefn Coch, Welshpool was popularly acclaimed as the worthy overall champion for the sixth time in succession.
Top English ploughman Simon Witty, from Malton in North Yorkshire, has taken first place in the reversible class at the World Ploughing Championships held in Northern Ireland last week.