Wexford farmer’s six-month project to restore his late father’s 43-year-old David Brown

Patrick Kehoe had no idea the 1412 would become such an integral part of his 210ac mixed farm, which includes tillage, Romney sheep and Aubrac cattle

Good as new: Patrick Kehoe with his late father’s refurbished 1980 David Browne 1412 on the family farm at Ballyroebuck, Bunclody, Co Wexford. Photos: Patrick Browne

Tamara Fitzpatrick

After a six-month project to restore the David Brown 1412 his father bought 43 years ago, Patrick Kehoe is putting the vintage tractor to good use.