"The Big Dig " Historical Construction Equipment Association (HCEA) International Conventioncomes to Kansas
The Big Dig
September 2, 2021
With historical equipment crawling, rolling, moving or being displayed about as far as the eye could see, arriving at the site of the "Big Dig" was a bit of a "Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore" experience. "The Big Dig" is a simple moniker for the event's official title, Historical Construction Equipment Association (HCEA) International Convention and Old Equipment Exposition hosted by Prairie Plowing Days.
The Big Dig sprawled over a larger than half-section area of the Kurt Kocher farm in Cloud County, Kan., just northwest of Glasco and south of Concordia. With the size...