Honoring the Memory of Steam Engine Hobbyists: The Golden Roll
Wayne D. Scott, 93, died Saturday, March 18, 2006, in Wilmington, N.C. Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Dyson of Wilmington and a brother, Lawrence “Bud” Scott. Wayne Scott was one the founders of the Northern Indiana Historical Power Assn. of Valparaiso, Ind.
-Submitted by Mark Corson, Crown Point, Ind.
William H. “Buster” Clem, 80, of Manassas, Va., died Friday, March 31, 2006, at Prince William Hospital, Manassas. Clem was a World War II veteran and was a recipient of the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star. He was an avid collector of antique steam engines, tractors, gasoline engines and other farm machinery. Clem was a member of Gainesville United Methodist Church, Gainesville. Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Dorothy R. Clem; his daughter, Gail (Ken) Hansen of Manassas; one niece and one grandchild.
– Submitted by Mike Rohrer, Smithsburg, Md.
Identification of Advance-Rumely Engine Needed
Owner of an Advance-Rumely steam traction engine in the Netherlands needs help with learning its history.
Maynard’s Last Old Steam Engine Ride
Honoring Maynard Westgaard with a final ride on an old steam engine, his restored Case steam tractor.
75 HP Case Steam Engine at Michigan Show Had 12-Year-Old at Controls
A 75 HP Case steam engine with a 12-year-old at the controls: A photo snapped at steam engine show proves old iron’s universal appeal.