Stanley Register Online - 1905 18 cars listed (possible overlap),  3 outside US
1904 1906 Home
Last update:
2/23/13

In owners column:
    Current owner is identified by 2-letter country & state
    Date to left of name is purchase date, to right of name is known ownership date
chassis
998

engine
0539

model
E

body
runabout
998
image source - VintageWeb
Car of Record
current owner
CH, 2011
Chateau Grandson
previous owners
1969, Gerhard VonRaff, DE
Norman Cole
1962, Zacheus Cande, 1963
John Ray Lyman, 1962
horsepower:  10
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight: 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Side bar tiller.
other notes:
1 of 2 original coffin nose tiller steer cars known to exist.  Found in Nova Scotia, Lyman restoring by 1950.
Serial # outside Hardman estimate.
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1957 Steam Car Meet, Lakeville, CT
1960 Glidden Tour
1963 Glidden Tour
chassis
1134

engine
119

model
CX

body
runabout
1134
image source - The Steam Automobile, '75, 17#2
current owner
GB
previous owners
5/5/90, W. H. D. Lowe, GB
Sullivan Collection
1979, Denis Lucey
8/74, Gerald M. Fields
1964, George Wallace
Garganigo Museum
5/4/05, left factory
horsepower:  8
boiler:
  16" x 14"
gear ratio: 
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase:  78
weight:  1000
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Excellent, restored.  Restored by Cal Holmes.  New engine from factory crate.  Auctioned in 1974 and by Sotheby's in 1990.

other notes:
An article on this car appears in The Steam Automobile, 1975, v17 #2.
GB reg. BS 8087
chassis
1156

engine
0206

model
CX

body
runabout
1156
image source - www.StanleySteamers.com
current owner
1999, US
previous owners
1972, John Lavalee
Joe Knowles
1930s, George Waterman
horsepower:  8
boiler:
  16" x 14"
gear ratio: 
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase:  78
weight:  720
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
The car is on display at The Stanley Museum, Kingfield, ME.  Waterman purchased the car in early 1930s, in NH, for $5.

other notes:

chassis
1163

engine
0326

model
CX

body
runabout
01163
image source - HCCA Gazette, Mar-Apr 1969
current owner
1956, US, CT, 1991
previous owners
James Melton
Maynard family
horsepower:  8
boiler:
  16" x 13"
gear ratio:  40-80
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase:  78
weight:  900
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[listed as 1904]

other notes:
Image may be #1200.
chassis
1177

engine


model
CX

body
runabout

current owner
US, IN
previous owners
Mike May
horsepower: 6.5
boiler:
  16" x 14"
gear ratio:  40-79
tires: 
wheelbase:
weight: 1000
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
(* not verified by owner)
[listed as 1904]

other notes:

chassis
1200

engine
0486

model
CX

body
runabout
01163
image source - HCCA Gazette, Mar-Apr 1969
current owner
US, CT, 1968
previous owners

horsepower:  8
boiler:
  16" x 13"
gear ratio:  40-80
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase:  78
weight:  900
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
1968 club Register lists as 1904.
Image may be #1163.
chassis
1209

engine
0392

model
CX

body
runabout

current owner
US, CT, 1991
previous owners

horsepower:  8
boiler:
  16" x 13"
gear ratio:  40-80
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase:  78
weight:  900
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Partially restored.

other notes:

chassis
1223

engine


model
CX

body
runabout
1223
image source - personal collection
Car of Record
current owner
US, ME, 2006
Wells Auto Museum
previous owners

horsepower:  8
boiler:
  16" x 14"
gear ratio:  40-78
tires: 
wheelbase:  78
weight: 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Completed 1954 Glidden Tour.
[listed as 1904]

other notes:

chassis
1236

engine


model
CX

body
runabout


current owner
5/55, US, MI, 1991
previous owners
Harry Olney, 1961
Francis Spellman, 1910
horsepower: 8
boiler:
  16" x 14"
gear ratio:  32-80
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase:  78
weight: 1000
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Good, running.
[listed as 1904]

other notes:
Listed as 1905 in club Registers.
chassis
1296

engine
638

model
CX

body
runabout
1296
image source - Automobile Quarterly, v25 #1
current owner
2006, US, DE, 2013
Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve
previous owners
1975, T. C. Marshall, Jr.
Robert L. Smith
horsepower: 8
boiler:
  16" x 14"
gear ratio: 
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase:  78
weight:
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Restored.  Owned by R. Smith since early 1950s.  Used in 1955 and '56 Long Island Vanderbilt Cup re-enactments.  Smith moved to St. Michaels, MD in 1960s, not used from 1956-75.  Engine replaced.  Used on tours in 1982, '86, '87.

other notes:

chassis
1305

engine


model
CX

body
runabout
1305
image source - Webshots, pparrish1
Car of Record
current owner
2010, US, RI, 2012
Dick Shappy Classic Cars
previous owners
Bob Sullivan, 2009
Curt & Don Bourdon
Worthen family
Hadley B. Worthen
horsepower: 8
boiler:
  16" x 13"
gear ratio:  40-80
tires:  30 x 3
wheelbase:  84
weight:  900
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Owned in partnership with sons.  Unrestored original.  Remained in the estate of original owner.  Stored 32yrs, then moved & stored another 32yrs due to ownership dispute among heirs.  Last run in 1912.  Under restoration.
other notes:
Worthen was original owner, Bourdons purchased from Worthens.  On display at Saratoga Auto Museum, 2007.  Unrestored original as of 2010.
chassis
1355

engine
842

model
CX

body
runabout
1355
image source - The Steam Car, Jan. 2002
current owner
GB, 2008
previous owners
1984, Richard G. Seys, GB
Paul Halbard, GB
William Pollock, 1982
Eugene W. Zimmerman
horsepower: 6.5
boiler:
  16" x 14"
gear ratio:  40-80
tires: 
wheelbase:  78
weight:
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[listed as 1904]

other notes:
Letter from Pollock in The Steam Automobile, 1982, v24 #2, states engine serial # is 0238.
GB reg. NY-6217
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1989 Upton On Severn meet
2008 London to Brighton
chassis
1511

engine


model
G

body
runabout
1511
image source - www.StanleySteamers.com
Car of Record
current owner
US, CA, 2009
previous owners
Clarence G. Lintz, 1957
horsepower: 10
boiler:
  16"
gear ratio:  48-79
tires:  30 x 3
wheelbase:  78
weight:
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[no notes]

other notes:
Amazingly original car.  A historical document.
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1999 Mt. Washington Centennial
chassis
1664

engine


model
E

body
delivery
1664
image source - Tim Martin
current owner
US, MI, 2011
previous owners

horsepower: 
boiler:
  
gear ratio:  
tires:  
wheelbase:  
weight:
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Outstanding re-creation by current owner.
chassis
1925

engine


model
E

body
runabout
1925
image source - www.StanleySteamers.com
current owner
US, OH, 2008
Western Reserve Hist. Soc.
previous owners
Charles W. Johnson, IV, 1980
Gib Davis, 1978
Carl Amsley
Barney Pollard
horsepower:
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight:
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Additional photos of this car are here.
Serial # outside Hardman estimate.
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1978 Steam Car Tour, St. Thomas, PA
1982 AACA Grand National
chassis


engine
D12

model
D

body
runabout

current owner
unknown
previous owners
Dr. John P. Miller, 1957
horsepower: 8
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight:
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:

chassis


engine
168

model


body


current owner
US, CA, 1957
previous owners

horsepower: 6.5
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight:
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:

chassis


engine


model


body

1905f
image source - HCCA Gazette, Jul-Aug 1961
current owner
unknown
previous owners
Herb Schoenfeld, 1961
horsepower:
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight:
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
This car was converted by Art Seels from a tiller-steered car to the pictured configuration.  Steel reproduction fenders; original aluminum fenders now on #392.
1961 club Register shows engine #168.
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1961 Steam Car Meet, Seattle

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