Steam Engines

The antique steam traction engine hobby, past and present.

Pioneer Steam Engine Enthusiasts

By Cecil E. Darnell

Women put a new spin on steam engine show with "It's a Girl Thing."


Iron Age Ads

By Farm Collector staff


Ajax Portable Engine Restoration

By Wayne Murphy

After decades of neglect, a Farquhar Ajax portable engine patiently awaits an engine restoration. Originally published as "Ajax Portable" in the March/April 2005 issue of Steam Traction Magazine.


E. Leonard & Sons Vintage Canadian Engines

By Bill Lynch and Franz Kingender

Two readers respond to our article about E. Leonard & Sons and the now vintage Canadian engines they made in the 19th century.


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Roadside Revelations

Scott Garvey

Old threshing machines can still be found among the rolling miles of the Trans-Canada Highway


IRON AGE ADS

Farm Collector Staff

A panel of formally-dressed engineers


BETWEEN THE BOOKENDS

Farm Collector Staff

A Century of Progress:


Prime Cuts

Farm Collector Staff

Chainsaw collection shows evolution of a farmstead favorite