Preserving the Walking Plow

Slater, Mo., collector’s antique farm equipment collection includes walking plows and sulky plows of all kinds

Salvaged from the Columbia River, this Parlin & Orendorff 4-rod plow was likely carried west in a covered wagon.
Salvaged from the Columbia River, this Parlin & Orendorff 4-rod plow was likely carried west in a covered wagon. Curved spring steel rods took the place of a moldboard and contributed to light draft.