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The Fire-proof Champion Traction Engine on the road

| March/April 1971

  • Model table
    Some pictures taken at the 1968 Mt. Pleasant, Iowa, Show. At top left is the model table and top right is possibly an 1880 Case. Bottom left - two nice engines and bottom right is a few fellows solving the problems of the day. That's J. G. Warnock with th
  • 8 hp. Stevens Engine
    8 hp. Stevens at Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.
  • Model Star undermounted
    Model Star undermounted at Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. J. G. Warnock, my brother, in the foreground.
  • Fairground organ
    Fairground organ built by Limmonaire Bros, of Paris in 1912. Originally used on fairgrounds in Europe and later imported into the United Kingdom. Owned by Claude Jessett of Hadlow Down, Sussex.
  • Tractor
    Aveling and Porter Showman's Tractor ''Southern Queen,'' No. 7899 built in Rochester, Kent in 1913. New to the Essex County Council as a tractor, later converted to a showman's tractor. Owned by Claude Jessett of Hadlow Down, Sussex.
  • Reunion Gems
    Reunion Gems

  • Model table
  • 8 hp. Stevens Engine
  • Model Star undermounted
  • Fairground organ
  • Tractor
  • Reunion Gems

Picture taken last summer at a typical English Antique Steam and Gas Engine Show which was organized by the Worthing and Southern Counties Historic Vehicle Group, the secretary of which section is Mr. R. T. Peskett.

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