Antique road grader

Antique road grader


Otis, Oregon (OR), US
J.D. Adams is credited with inventing the first successful leaning-wheel pull grader and this Road Patrol towed grader was built by the company he founded, the J.D. Adams & Company of Indianapolis. Dating from the 1890's this grader by towed by horses or mules, and was used to maintain the unpaved rural farm roads of that time.
J.D. Adams is credited with inventing the first successful leaning-wheel pull grader and this Road Patrol towed grader was built by the company he founded, the J.D. Adams & Company of Indianapolis. Dating from the 1890's this grader by towed by horses or mules, and was used to maintain the unpaved rural farm roads of that time.
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By: kkeps

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@ 2013-07-01 09:49:54
Antique karma!

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