Moving a House with a Steam Engine

Vintage steam traction engine post cards

| March/April 2000

  • House Moving
    Here's an old postcard of a house moving, with no identification. Can anyone recognize the scene?
  • # Picture 01
    Photo taken during the Parade of Power at the Western Minnesota Steam Threshers Reunion in Rollag, Minnesota.
  • Steam traction engine
    Cultivating on the western prairie.
  • Tractor Pull
    An A.B. Farquhar in the tractor pull at Maryland's Tuckahoe show.
  • # Picture 02
    Photo taken during the Parade of Power at the Western Minnesota Steam Threshers Reunion in Rollag, Minnesota.
  • # Picture 03
    Photo taken during the Parade of Power at the Western Minnesota Steam Threshers Reunion in Rollag, Minnesota.
  • # Picture 04
    Photo taken during the Parade of Power at the Western Minnesota Steam Threshers Reunion in Rollag, Minnesota.

  • House Moving
  • # Picture 01
  • Steam traction engine
  • Tractor Pull
  • # Picture 02
  • # Picture 03
  • # Picture 04

An unidentified steam traction engines appears in an old postcard. Can anyone tell us what we're looking at here?

These photographs were supplied by Butch Biesecker of B&B Steam Works, 1723 Porter Rd., Bear, Delaware 19701.



SUBSCRIBE TO FARM COLLECTOR TODAY!

Farm Collector April 16Farm Collector is a monthly magazine focusing on antique tractors and all kinds of antique farm equipment. If it's old and from the farm, we're interested in it!

Save Even More Money with our SQUARE-DEAL Plan!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our SQUARE-DEAL automatic renewal savings plan. You'll get 12 issues of Farm Collector for only $24.95 (USA only).

Or, Bill Me Later and send me one year of Farm Collector for just $29.95.




Facebook Pinterest YouTube

Classifieds

click me