ASTRAL

A high-grade 14-inch compound-geared hand mower by Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies c1950, this was the post-war equivalent of the Anglia, and like the Anglia was a domestic version of the Certes. Early examples have Anglia type malleable iron handles, followed by pressed steel curved handles (similar to the Ajax), followed by X-frame tubular handles like the Certes..