110 Case Engine Restoration and Other Engines

A reader shares memories of his interactions with Harold Ottaway, owner of a 110 Case engine, and photos of other assorted steam traction engines.

Advance engines at 2004 Michigan Steam Engine and Threshers Club Reunion
Tim Somerville’s 1905 12 HP Advance engine, no. 9824 (left) and Lange Somerville’s 1890 6 HP Advance, no. 1196 (right), at the Michigan Steam Engine and Threshers Club Reunion on July 2004.
Kevin Small