One Step Further... Identifying the Mystery Engine
Spalding’s Corner mystery engine photo from Steam Traction Fall 2007.
Right: An 18-20 HP Waterloo owned by Fred Burger. Photo taken September 1930.
Above: Fred Burger’s 16-18 HP Waterloo engine getting greased up before heading out to Albert Schurmans in 1924. Fred Burger on front wheel, Albert Michel, Lornie Wegner, Lornie Michel and Uncle John Silke on engine, Petawawa Township.
Fred Burger’s 16-18 HP Waterloo steam engine threshing at Eichstaedts, Petawawa, Ontario, in 1924. Albert Michel on the engine, dad’s Uncle John Silke examing the hind wheel for loose bolts.