Steam Traction Engine [Fowler]; John Fowler & Co., (Leeds) Ltd (estab. 1886, clo...

Name/Title

Steam Traction Engine [Fowler]

About this object

John Fowler 5 HP Traction Engine. Painted bottle green, wheels spokes red with rubber tread. Green flywheel. Brass elements. Nameplate on front. Driver operates from rear. Small sized traction engine, sometimes called a Steam Tractor.

Maker

John Fowler & Co., (Leeds) Ltd (estab. 1886, closed 1947)

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

1900

Place Made

Leeds

Subject and Association Keywords

1900s

Collection

Steam and engineering

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Engine, Steam Traction/Engine/Power Producing Equipment/Energy Production T&E/05 Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology/Nomenclature

Object number

2013.195

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