A Gaar-Scott Portable Steam Engine

Collector finds and restores a Gaar-Scott portable steam engine after visiting the Pioneer Engineers show in Rushville, Indiana.

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The 76th annual catalog of Gaar-Scott & Co. Abram Gaar and associates began building machinery for the woolen trade in 1836, evolving to threshing and portable steam engines in the 1850s.