The Eastern Daily Press of 12th June, 1906 reported on the third annual ploughing match held at the Queens Head Inn, on the previous Wednesday.
Under the stewardship of G Banham and D Woodrow, the 44 competitors ploughed a field lent by Mr W Neale, with horses and plough lent by Mr S Dixon.
The Judges, Messrs. Clarke, G Barnard, B Lebbell and W Lebbell, awarded the placings as follows:
1st J Lincoln
2nd R Ward & J Lincoln
5th D Neal & H Purdy
7th F Sharman & J Beales
9th D Lincoln
Also at the event, the nearby village of Deopham played Great Ellingham in a quoits match, which resulted in a win for the home team by 14 points.
Eastern Daily Press 12th June 1906. Accessed via localrecall.co.uk 18th July 2020