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Cookeville in Putnam County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Steam Tractor 1886

 
 
Steam Tractor 1886 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deanna Lack, July 10, 2014
1. Steam Tractor 1886 Marker
Inscription. Made by: Advance Thresher Co.
Battle Creek, MI
#212F
Powered by wood or coal
13hp, runs up to 5 mph
Brought here from Gallatin, TN
 
Location. 36° 7.819′ N, 85° 28.785′ W. Marker is in Cookeville, Tennessee, in Putnam County. Marker is on Salem Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1750 Salem Road, Cookeville TN 38501, Cookeville TN 38501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Salem Methodist Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Israel Putnam (approx. 2.5 miles away); Putnam County Courthouses (approx. 2.5 miles away); Town Spring (approx. 2.6 miles away); Tennessee Central Depot (approx. 2.8 miles away); Dixie College (approx. 3.3 miles away); Walton Road - Old Burnt Stand (approx. 3.6 miles away); White Plains (approx. 3.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cookeville.
 
Categories. AgricultureRoads & Vehicles
 
Steam Tractor 1886 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deanna Lack, July 10, 2014
2. Steam Tractor 1886 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Deanna Lack of Sparta, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 286 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Deanna Lack of Sparta, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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