July 11, 2011
photos: Planes, tractors and engines go on show at vintage rally
machines from the past century went on show at the annual Sedgemoor
Vintage Rally on the outskirts of Burnham-On-Sea at the weekend.
of the highlights of this year's two-day show was a specially
arranged fly-past by Lancaster and Spitfire war planes as they
returned from the Yeovilton Air Show on Saturday.
70 vintage tractors, classic cars, trucks, motorcycles and stationary
engines were also on show at Isleport Farm.
there were demonstrations of how haymaking, harvesting and cultivation
were carried out during the early 1900s.
of the organisers, Rob Coombes, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The
event was a great success again this year - we were very busy
with large crowds of visitors on both days."
had a good range of vehicles on show and were delighted to get
a fly-past by the two war planes. We do apologise to all those
people who missed the planes - this part of the event was arranged
at the very last minute."
Pictured: Some of the classic machines that were on show at
the weekend's vintage rally (Pics: Burnham-On-Sea.com / Andy Brewer)