Wheelbarrows, Humble Earth Movers

WheelbarrowsThe wheel barrow is an old device replacing the hand barrow which was more of a stretcher-like contraption.  Simple as it is, it is one of those benchmark inventions and should not be overlooked in the realm of important technological innovations.


About George Crawford

archaeologist, archer, primitive technologist, and wannabee musician ... mostly
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6 Responses to Wheelbarrows, Humble Earth Movers

  1. william rigg says:

    Hay got my vardo up and going ….get tags this month …got a question for you what size of tires are on your vardo….mine came with p235/75R15 notice a bounce when we pull it and no one with help me so I just was wondering what size yours were ,,,the Vardo is 6ft wide by 8ft long check out the pictures only took me 3 yrs…. Thanks Melba in Mo.

  2. We rode in our dad’s wheelbarrows when we were kids. 🙂
    HUGS!!! 🙂

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