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Where are all the 16 Reeves


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Old 09-21-2009, 09:41:33 AM
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Default Where are all the 16 Reeves

Okay since something was mentioned about starting a thread on the other Reeves Steam Engine here it goes.

Reeves Engine ds #8017 owners JP Gallahue Family: Mt. Pleasent Iowa
Reeves Engine ds #7952 resides on Galty Farms Piper City IL

Reeves #8017 was the 2007 Engine of the Year for Midwest Old Threshers.
Reeves 7952 is being restored new water tanks and bunkers and paint job
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Default Re: Where are all the 16 Reeves

My brother has a 16 Reeves in line for a new boiler, but I don't know its SN#.

Josh Nace has #1665 in PA. This was a Danuser Reeves.

Joyce Hoffmaster has a 16.

Don & Anne Atzinger have a 16.

Mark Thompson just sold his 16 to ??

Davide L owns the 16 skid.

There are seven of the remaining engines....more??

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My family owns #6713. I posted a picture in the Reeves are sweet thread post #417.
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Hey Mike,

Here's your engine as posted in the Reeves are Sweet thread.

Has there been any progress in bringing it back under steam? That front pedestal remains an enigma! It makes it look a bit British, but they had re-enforced smokeboxes.

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That's the longest spindliest engine I have ever seen. I like it!
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Default Re: Where are all the 16 Reeves

Minimal details, but here's the first list:

#8017, JP Gallahue Family: Mt. Pleasant, Iowa
#7952, Galty Farms Piper City, IL
#?, Roland Brodbeck, MI
#1665, Josh Nace, PA. This was a Danuser Reeves.
#?, Joyce Hoffmaster, OH
#? Don & Anne Atzinger, IN
#? sold by Mark Thompson and went to AK?
#? Reeves skid engine, Davide Lorenzone, Italy.
#6713, Mike T's family, IL
#? Ken Eder, NC

Just a start, let us fill in the blanks.

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What size is the Reeves engine at the Baraboo, WI club?
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I believe it is a 20ds?
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Default Re: Where are all the 16 Reeves

Thanks for starting this. I have been wanting to update the list from Haston St.Clair's book.
The Atzinger's have:
#2296, a 16 HP CC single-geared (unrestored)
#3547, a 16 HP DS ,
#7013, a 16 HP CC (unrestored)
#7906, a 16 HP DS high wheeler,
all in Bargersville, IN
We also have #8071, a 20 HP DS (also in B'ville).
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There's one that comes to the James Valley Show in Andover. its got a new Oliver boiler on it. the Brown Brothers own it, i think they are from Falkton SD. i dont think i have a picture of it on my comp.
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