Virtue and Pound is One-of-a-Kind

Collector buys a mystery engine that turns out to be a one-of-a-kind Virtue and Pound

The Virtue and Pound before restoration
The Virtue and Pound before restoration. Gene estimates it to be a 2 hp model. It was probably originally used to run a bellows organ at a theater, or a printing press, or possibly a small cornsheller or burr mill. Note the web-spoked counter-weight on the flywheel.