SPEED-WELL

A product of Follows & Bate c1897. This was a manual sidewheel mower with a trailing canvas-sided grass box. The "Speed-well" was still being offered for sale in the 1920s, and as late as 1929 by wholesalers such as the Army & Navy stores. NOTE: Early machines had the name hyphenated, although by the 1920s the name "Speedwell" was being used.