Foster steam car, 1901, Registration No. BW 57. I

1901 in Rochester

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Foster steam car, 1901, Registration No. BW 57. It is driven by a 6 hp, twin double-acting cylinder steam engine, directly by block chain to the rear axle. The steam is generated by a 180 psi working pressure vertical fire-tube boiler, fired by vaproised petroleum.


Road Transport
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steam road vehicle
Mr. A.L. Ford.
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