Traction Engines Preservation and Power (Hardback)Paul Stratford (author)
Hardback 144 Pages / Published: 04/07/2011
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It was Kent farmer Thomas Aveling who in 1859 modified a portable engine to create a self-moving agricultural engine that became the forerunner of the steam traction engine that we know today. The partnership of Thomas Aveling and Richard Thomas Porter in 1862 became known as Aveling & Porter, a company which went on to produce not only traction and ploughing engines but of course steam rollers
Number of pages: 144
Dimensions: 238 x 258 x 19 mm
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