Saturday, September 23, 2023
Letting Off Some Steam

Letting Off Some Steam

steam locomotive

Tom Downing enjoys seeing steam engine photos shared by various enthusiasts and appreciates the preservation of history.
steam engine

Well, we are moving right along with steam show season and lots of postings are on the internet.

Hello again Steam enthusiasts. I hope you are all managing to keep warm in this frigid weather, if by steam or just hot air.

This material is the result of some of that inspiration that we all get on occasion. As usual, I’m not sure just what happened...

We spent the past several articles reviewing many of the engine makes from various places in the U.S. and Canada. At shows you will...

Old photos showing engines in action, especially steam threshing activity, come from all parts of the country and including Canada.

Fairground organs, as big as a truck in some cases, make quite a sight at a steam shows, especially if there are eight or 10 in a row.
photo of model T

I have mentioned a few times doing a bit of research for this series of articles. This time the whole process began with the...

The advancements of technology have made it possible to watch foreign and domestic steam shows on the computer.
vintage steam shovel

Not too many steam power shows in the winter, so it's a good time to think back (or plan for summer).