Steam Engines

The antique steam traction engine hobby, past and present.

Corliss Engine at First World’s Fair

By the Gas Engine Magazine staff

George H. Corliss’ Corliss engine was a spectacle at the Centennial Exhibition.

Historic Steam Logging at Pomeroy Living History Farm

Press Release

A historic steam logging operation will be featured at Pomeroy Living History Farm near Yacolt, WA, July 2-3, 2011

See Steam Locomotive No. 844 on the Little Rock Express

by Beth Beavers

Union Pacific steam locomotive no. 844 is celebrating its 50th year of retirement by going on the Little Rock Express, traveling from Kansas City to Little Rock.

Steam engines in Europe

by Christian Williams

A quick rundown of European-focused steam engine links.


1/4-scale Rumely Steam Engine Christmas Surprise

By June Overstreet

A Christmas surprise leads to a very special reunion with a 1/4-scale Rumely steam engine.

A History of the Klondike Gold Rush in Yukon Territory


A Gas Engine Magazine reader shares the history of the Klondike gold rush in Yukon territory, steam engines and the Klondike's present day setting. Originally published as "Steamup in the Klondike" July/August 1966 GAS ENGINE MAGAZINE.