| July/August 2003

  • Eight Frick traction engines

  • Eight Frick traction engines

Eight Frick traction engines, a Frick portable and a Frick gas tractor line up at the Eastern Shore Threshermen's 2001 show. Brenda Stant, 6101 Harmony Road, Preston, MD 21655 (, reminds us that this year celebrates the 150th anniversary of Frick Company, Waynesboro, Md. Frick is still in business as a major manufacturer of refrigeration equipment, and was in fact a pioneer in the refrigeration industry.

The 43rd Annual Wheat Threshing, Steam and Gas Engine Show, Aug. 1-3, 2003, will have a special display commemorating Frick's anniversary. Various Frick equipment will be on hand, including at least 12 Frick steam engines, a Frick gas tractor and Frick Company literature and memorabilia.

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