Field-Marshall Series 3A

Field-Marshall Series 3A

Field-Marshall Series 3A

Chassis No 16421 Registration No 419 XUY
Like its forebears this series had a single cylinder horizontal two stroke diesel engine but improvements in design increased the power output to 40 HP. It has a 3 speed and reverse gear box with high/low facility (providing 6 speeds) with a top speed of 11.3 mph. These models were built from 1952 to 1956, 2125 units were made. This was the final single cylinder design as later tractors had conventional multi-cylinder engines with electric start.
Cost £845 when new in 1954. This tractor and the Marshall Model M and our Fowler VF were rebuilt in 2010 by Robert H Crawford & Son of Boston Lincs. who were Marshall agents from 1932 and still supply spares for these tractors.

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