CC Outtake: Full Steam Ahead!


CC reader Toffee just sent me this shot he took of a steam tractor pulling a trailer and a car behind that! A dingy, perhaps.  This is in Stow-on-the-Wold, and Toffee says it was running along at a pretty good clip, although it does look like it might have been holding up some traffic behind it. The UK had a large fleet of steam trucks on its street well into the fifties, and one of these days, we’ll have to celebrate them. Nice catch! And here’s the side view as it comes chugging by:

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