A four-ton memory of Wearside's past!
Here’s a quiz question for you. What weighed four tons, cost £300 108 years ago and was great on a cricket pitch?
The answer is this massive road roller which pulled in the crowds at Lambton Park fair in 1982.
The Barford Perkins road roller was a big hit at the fair that year and it had some impressive statistics behind it.
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The roller was nicknamed the Jenter and it was the highlight at the two-day vintage machinery rally organised by the Sunderland-based Northern Vintage Machinery Preservation Society in Lambton Park in 1982.