This album is filled with photos of steam, kerosene and gas powered tractors, along with stationary engines. Since there are not many of these old-timers around my area, cyber-pal Bob Melville has supplied the photos and descriptions.
Date(s): February 20, 2003. Album by mi. Album by Mike Johnson. Photos by Courtesy of Bob Melville. 1 - 30 of 58 Total. 1433 Visits.
enlarge 84KB, 640x480 1 Case and Reeves steamers gathered at the Western NY Gas & Steam Engine Ass'n show, Alexander NY
enlarge 103KB, 640x480 2 Case steamer pulling at the Canadaigua (NY) "Pageant of Steam" antique tractor pull "havent been in 20 yrs . wanna ! when..." View Comments...
enlarge 93KB, 640x480 3 Case kerosene traction engine
enlarge 90KB, 640x480 4 Another Case steamer pulling on a wet Canandaigua track
enlarge 73KB, 640x480 5 Case steamer powering a sawmill Engineer John Leck in charge
enlarge 76KB, 640x480 6 Pair of Case steamers
enlarge 53KB, 640x480 7 Frick Eclipse showing the antique gas pullers how it's done at the Churchville (NY) Lions Country Fair
enlarge 107KB, 640x480 8 Frick engine powering a McCormick-Deering thresher at Churchville
enlarge 64KB, 480x640 9 Case engine leading a parade of steamers at Canandaigua NY "Pageant of Steam"
enlarge 74KB, 640x480 10 Baker steamer on parade at Canandaigua
enlarge 58KB, 640x480 11 Case engine powers the thresher at Canandaigua
enlarge 51KB, 640x480 12 Frick engine pulling the tour wagon at Churchville NY
enlarge 72KB, 480x640 13 Frick Eclipse engine after a cloudburst at Churchville NY
enlarge 82KB, 640x480 14 Frick Eclipse underway at the Churchville Lions Country Fair
enlarge 67KB, 640x480 15 Minneapolis preparing to plow at Canandaigua
enlarge 72KB, 640x480 16 Buffalo Springfield roller doing what it was made to do!
enlarge 71KB, 640x480 17 Rumley Oil Pull Underway at Canandaigua
enlarge 69KB, 640x480 18 Case & Farquhar steamers at Alexander NY
enlarge 74KB, 640x480 19 Minneapolis engine - Buffalo Springfield roller in background
enlarge 57KB, 640x480 20 Buffalo Springfield steam roller underway
enlarge 75KB, 480x640 21 Reeves smokebox
enlarge 81KB, 640x480 22 Reeves engine on the thresher at Alexander
enlarge 64KB, 640x480 23 Minnapolis cylinder and feedwater heater detail
enlarge 75KB, 640x480 24 Steamers lined up at the coaling station at the Canandaigua Pageant of Steam
enlarge 54KB, 640x480 25 Fairbanks Morse 2 cylinder diesel gets started at Alexander (5,233 cubic inches of ground pounding power!)
enlarge 78KB, 480x640 26 Bruce-MacBeth 4 cylinder gasoline engine running at Alexander
enlarge 77KB, 640x480 27 Waukesha 6 cylinder natural gas generator. Note the rope-started 4 cylinder pony (starting) engine at the rear near the flywheel.
enlarge 66KB, 640x480 28 Plowing with steam at Alexander
enlarge 83KB, 640x480 29 Buffalo Springfield Roller rollin' down the road!
enlarge 110KB, 640x480 30 Minneapolis engine starts another plow round at Alexander