On the Trail of the Mysterious Hackney Auto-Plow

Tracing the Hackney Auto-Plow, an early mechanized plow that performed multiple farm tasks

The Hackney was a beautifully colored machine, as shown by this illustration
The Hackney was a beautifully colored machine, as shown by this illustration. Note the angled steering wheel; some illustrations show it, some don't. Perhaps the steering wheel could be tilted when drivers exchanged seats (and direction of the vehicle)