PRINGLE'S STEAM SHOW 2011
Presented by Dave Dickinson
Some of the members met at the Valleyview A & W before going out to Pringles.
|Over the years more & more show cars are arriving so a separate area is now reserved parking.|
|John Duerksen's 1966 Chrsyler||Bryan Vye's 1921 Dodge Brothers||Clark Borth's 1930 Ford Model A Roadster|
|Brian Roberts' 1964 Oldsmobile||Glenn Gallagher's 1927 Pierce Arrow||Ron Buck's 1941 Dodge|
|Doug Smather's 1965 Mercury Comet||Ivan LaJeunesse's 1948 Oldsmobile||Bruce Brawtree's Rockne|
|Bill Kermode's 1962 Corvette||Steve Bell's 1972 Pontiac GTO|
|Dave Proctor and his 1905 Rambler||The club's Fire truck & Wrecker|
|Each year in October Val Pringles along with volunteers fire up and gets the steam |
going to operate the various steam machines that Val has on his farm.
The public is invited to enjoy what it was like many years ago.
|Val can be seen here operating the saw in the mill|
|Looking down towards the farm house from the car show parking lot|
|Hard to see however Val is now feeding the binder.|
|Dwight is busy explaining to a group how a steam engine works.|
|This steam tractor runs another sawmill. A little smaller than one Val was running as shown above.|
|Each year Val manages to add something different as this was no exception|
This year was a Rock Crusher and Wagon for hauling away the crushed rock.
|Second is run the loading belt.|
|An yearly favorite is to see the|
Marmon Steam Shovel in operation
That's it for another year.
|To see more about the Crater Valley Steam Show visit Okanagan Chapter 2011 Events Page Eleven|