Thursday, June 20, 2019
Letting Off Some Steam

Letting Off Some Steam

I finally got the time needed to review the latter chapters of Michael Lane’s Story of the Steam Plough Works, which is a history of the Fowler Works of Leeds England.

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...

Several readers have asked about articles (or the lack of them), so I thought I'd try to grind out some news.

I have done a couple articles recently on where traction engines were built. Most of that information came from Jack Norbeck’s Encyclopedia of American...

Hello again, all you steam engineers and old iron enthusiasts. Have you been to a show yet this year ? Sam Moore told us...
traction engine

The European Traction Engine Register 4th edition details many steam engines from around the world.

Steam Engine Show features threshing, baling and sawmilling.
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).
steam locomotive

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

Hello again steam enthusiasts. I have been taking advantage of the cold snowy weather to sort out some of the papers and magazines in...
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