Heavy Horse Courses

  • Driving heavy horsesSunday 27 May 2018
    FULL
    To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected] 10am-3.30pm The course Harness up and drive the Museum’s draft horses in the field and on the track, chain harrowing, and shaft and pole work. Beginners and improvers equally welcome. The tutor Mark Buxton is the Museum’s horseman. He has wide... (more info)
  • Driving heavy horsesSunday 24 June 2018
    FULL
    To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected] 10am-3.30pm The course Harness up and drive the Museum’s draft horses in the field and on the track, chain harrowing, and shaft and pole work. Beginners and improvers equally welcome. The tutor Mark Buxton is the Museum’s horseman. He has wide... (more info)
  • Ploughing with heavy horsesSaturday 17 November 2018
    heavy horses
    10am to 3.30pm The course A day giving participants the opportunity to work with the Museum’s team of heavy horses and have a thoroughly enjoyable day. The course is hands-on and very physical. On this day participants will learn the basics of ploughing, including preparing the harness and the plough for work in the field. Beginners... (more info)
  • Ploughing with heavy horsesSunday 18 November 2018
    heavy horses
    10.00am to 3.30pm The course A day giving participants the opportunity to work with the Museum’s team of heavy horses and have a thoroughly enjoyable day. The course is hands-on and very physical. On this day participants will learn the basics of ploughing, including preparing the harness and the plough for work in the field.... (more info)