Nether Wallop Tray Tamper - Large
The Nether Wallop Tray Tamper is designed to save you time when planting up several seed trays. The compost is firmed ready for propagation with one easy 'tamp'.
This traditional tamper is designed for full-sized seed trays it measures 34 x 18 x 2cm
Made from FSC Oak, it will last a lifetime!
Also available in Small for full-sized seed trays.
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Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Bonn Germany, the FSC evaluates both forest management activities (forest certification) and tracking of forest products (chain-of-custody certification). Products are verified from the forest of origin right through the supply chain.
The FSC has certified between 8% and 10% of the world's harvestable forests, accounting for more than 180 million acres. The FSC has developed strict principles and criteria to ensure that the world’s forests are managed according to strict environmental, social and economic standards designed to meet the needs of present and future generations.
The FSC trademark offers a guarantee that the products that products come from verified, renewable and well-managed resources.
The company Nether Wallop is based in and named after the village in central Hampshire, England. It is part of The Wallops: Nether, Middle and Over Wallop. The name Wallop derives from 'waella' (stream) and 'hop' (valley) or 'the valley of springing water'.
The town was the site of the Battle of Guoloph that took place around the year 439. The element 'Wallop' is first attested in the Domesday Book of 1086 as 'Wallope'; 'Wollop inferior', that is to say Nether Wallop, is first attested circa 1270 in Episcopal Registers.
The village contains many old thatched cottages and has been featured in books and TV programmes as one of the prettiest villages in England.
Dane Cottage in Five Bells Lane, Nether Wallop was used as Miss Marple's home in the village of St. Mary Mead for the BBC adaptations, played by British actress Joan Hickson of the Agatha Christie Miss Marple novels. The house and many of the surrounding lanes within the village were used as the setting and are commonly seen throughout many of the Miss Marple films (where Joan Hickson played Miss Marple.
Sir Richard Reade (1511-1575 ) Lord Chancellor of Ireland, was a native of Nether Wallop
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