Stanley Register Online - 1908 36 cars listed (possible overlap),  8 outside US
1907 1909 Home
Last update:
4/28/16
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
3718

engine
F

model
H5

body
gent
3718
image source - 1999 Mt. Wash. Cent. program
current owner
2016, US, MA
previous owners
Coburn Benson, 2016
Andy Burnham, 1999
Carl Amsley
Alan Kelso
horsepower:  20
boiler:
  23"
gear ratio:  49-54
tires:  34 x 3.5
wheelbase:  100
weight: 1400

Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Kelso began the project with many original mechanical parts, built frame and body with correctly-curved seats.  Amsley finished the project by adding an original early F engine, thoroughly overhauled by John Packard.
chassis
3719

engine
226

model
H5

body
gent
3719
image source - Automobile Quarterly, v25#1
Car of Record
current owner
2011, US, PA, 2016
previous owners
1963, George Hughes
1958, Morris E. Kunkle
1951, Paul Tusek
1946, James Melton
horsepower:  20
boiler:
  23" x 14"
gear ratio:  48-52
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight:

Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Sent to England for 1954 Anglo- American Rally.
other notes:
Melton had covered the poor wood with hammered copper sheeting, and painted it cream with brown trim. Tusek operated the car on the 1954 A-A Rally, still showing Melton's monogram.  (Article on Rally woes in Time, Sep. 20, 1954.)  Kunkle did major body overhaul, and Hughes did complete restoration in the mid-1960s.  Rear disk brakes.
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1956 Steam Car Meet, Schwenksville
1958 Steam Car Meet, Lake Forest, IL
chassis
3723

engine
F3-723

model
H5

body
gent
3723
image source - Steam Car Club of Great Britain
current owner
2008, GB, 2009
previous owners
2002, Bill Rich
Mr. Bradbury, US
horsepower: 20
boiler:
  23" x 14"
gear ratio:  49-54
tires:  36 x 4
wheelbase: 100
weight: 1600
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Subject of an article in The Steam Car, Jan. 2005.  Began as Bradbury's H5 project, completed by Bill Rich.
GB reg. BS 9502

chassis
3750

engine
F-818

model
H5

body
gent
3750
image source - Concept Carz

current owner
US, NH, 2016
previous owners
1986, Brent Campbell
1983, Derek DuToit
Brent G. Campbell
'64, Rev. Stanley W. Ellis, '78
Carl Amsley
horsepower: 20
boiler:
  23" x 14"
gear ratio:  50-60
tires:  35 x 4.5 cl
wheelbase:  100
weight:  2345

Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Restored (2nd time).  Owned for 20 years by Stan Ellis, author of Smogless Days.  Outstanding performance.
Sprague Register 1976, 78, 85 notes:
[lists as serial # 3711]
other notes:
Early '60s Amsley re-creation. Advertised for $7500 in 1963. A road test of this car appears in The Stanley Museum Quarterly, 1995.  Articles on its 1998 ascent of Mt. Washington appears in The Stanley Museum Quarterly, Sep. 1998 and Mar. 1999.
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1963 AACA 1st
1972 Steam Car Tour, Woodstock
1992 Steam Car Tour, Woodstock
2006 Amelia Island Concours
chassis
3768

engine


model
H5

body
gent
3768
image source - SmugMug, bergailo
Car of Record
current owner
2007, US, DE, 2016
Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve
previous owners
Thomas C. Marshall, Jr.
1950, T. Clarence Marshall, Sr.
1940s, Murray M. Brown
Roberts
5/1908, Hamm
horsepower:  20
boiler:
  23" x 14"
gear ratio:  49-54
tires:  34 x 3.5 cl
wheelbase:  100
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Old restoration, some new paint and leather.  Bought by M. Brown c. 1944, restoration begun by him and many parts repainted.  Car was in 1000 pieces when purchased by current owner.  All parts found but one lamp bracket.  Used, but minimal miles on car.
other notes:
Story of Brown's painstaking paint & varnish process on this car in Bulb Horn, Jul. 1945. Story of this car's acquisition by Marshall in Antique Automobile, v16 #1, Mar. 1952.  Barrett hydraulic brakes.
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1954 AACA Sr
1956 Steam Car Meet, Schwenksville
1973 Steam Car Tour
Schassis
3810

engine


model
K

body
semi-racer
3810
image source - Pat Farrell
current owner
2015
unknown
previous owners
Bob Ullrich, 2013
horsepower: 25
boiler:
  26" x 16"
gear ratio:  40-60
tires:  
wheelbase:  
weight:  
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Constructed by Ullrich.  30hp boiler, 20hp type 7 engine.  On display during winter at WAAAM.
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2010 Idaho Steam Car Tour
chassis
3887

engine
F-849

model
F

body
5-pass
3887
image source - Antique Automobile, Jul-Aug 61
Car of Record
current owner
US, NJ, 2016
Donald Eckel
previous owners
Earle Eckel
1954, Robert L. Lyon
1944, D. Cameron Peck
W. C. Parry
horsepower: 20
boiler:
  23" x 14"
gear ratio:  43-60
tires:  34 x 3.5 cl
wheelbase:  100
weight:  1650
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
He [Peck? Parry?] bought it from a dealer named Robinson of Keene, NH.
other notes:
Restored by Earle Eckel.  Subject of an article in Special Interest Autos, Feb 2002.
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1956 Steam Car Meet, Schwenksville
1957? Hershey, Senior
2007 Steam Car Tour, Delaware
chassis
3899

engine
F-862

model
F

body
5-pass
3899
image source - personal collection
current owner
US, ME, 2006
Wells Auto Museum
previous owners
1986, Brent Campbell, 1991
1951, Curtis Blake
Web Knight
horsepower: 20
boiler:
  23" x 14"
gear ratio:  43-60
tires:  35 x 4.5 ss
wheelbase: 100
weight: 1800
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Older restoration.  Restored mechanically by Cal Holmes.  Runs well, has hook-up and superior pump drive to earlier cars.

other notes:
Holmes restored the car for Blake.
chassis
3923

engine
F-891

model
F

body
5-pass
3923
image source - Concept Carz
Car of Record
current owner
6/83, US, PA, 2015
Charles Johnson
previous owners
'44, Crawford Auto Mus., '83
James Melton
Mr. Cook
horsepower: 20
boiler:
  23" x 14"
gear ratio:  43-60
tires:  35 x 4.5 cl
wheelbase: 100
weight: 1700
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Restored, AACA Senior 1st.  James Melton bought the car in New Hampshire in the '40s and donated it to the museum.  Very original, after 40 yrs. in the museum it was made to run in one day.  Driven over 5,000 miles since restoration.
other notes:
Driven over 15,000 miles 1983 - 2006.
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1987 AACA Sr
1990 AACA Grand National
1999 Mt. Washington Centennial
2006 Ormond Beach
2006 Amelia Island Concours
chassis
4024

engine
F-249

model
K

body
semi-racer
6a4024
image source - personal collection
current owner
CA, 2012
previous owners
9/88, Robert T. Hayes
Carl S. Amsley, 1985
horsepower: 25
boiler:
  26" x 16"
gear ratio: 
tires:  36 x 4 cl
wheelbase:  100
weight: 2800
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[hp listed as 25]

other notes:
Built by Daryl Kendall while working for Amsley.  2nd of 2 bodies patterned from Hyde Ballard parts.  Dual fuel, condenser engine.
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1992 AACA 1st Sr.
chassis
4027

engine


model
EX

body
runabout
4027
image source - Steaman, Inc.
current owner
US
previous owners
Herb Ottaway, 1978
Charles E. Mulliken, 1914
horsepower: 10
boiler:
  18" x 14"
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase:  90
weight: 1300
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
(* not verified by owner)

other notes:
Restored by Alan Kelso.
chassis
4036

engine


model
EX

body
runabout
4036
image source - Steam Car Club of Great Britain
current owner
1987, GB, 2009
Jeff Theobald
previous owners
Philip Hopes, GB
William G. Lasiter, Jr.
1977, Gordon Smith
1968, Rev. Stanley W. Ellis
Maynard Leighton
horsepower: 10
boiler:
  18" x 14"
gear ratio:  48-79
tires:  30 x 3
wheelbase:  90
weight:  1300
Sprague Register 1991 notes:

other notes:
GB reg. DS 7831
chassis
4039

engine
01623

model
EX

body
runabout
4039
image source - WebShots, railfan50
Car of Record
current owner
US, MI, 2011
Gilmore Car Museum
previous owners
Oct '56, Richard Philippi, 1961
1948, B. Paul Moser
L. F. Heagle
John C. Baugh (original)


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

other notes:
Converted to pickup truck in 1917.  All wood constructed by Philippi except seat.  Subject of an article in the HCCA Gazette, Sep-Oct 1957, and Light Steam Power, Jan-Feb 1960.
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2005 Grand Rapids Auto Show
chassis
4050

engine


model
EX

body
runabout
4050
image source - Gary Hoonsbeen
current owner
US, CA, 2012
previous owners

horsepower: 10
boiler:
  18" x 14"
gear ratio:  40-60
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase: 90
weight: 1400
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
The car is an assembly of parts found in Henderson, CO.


other notes:
Largely restored by Gary Hoonsbeen.
chassis
4055

engine


model
K

body
semi-racer
4055
image source - personal collection
current owner
US, ME, 2013
previous owners
Donald Meyer
Loren Burch
horsepower: 30
boiler:
  26" x 16"
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 108
weight:  2900
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Rebuilt by Loren Burch.

other notes:
Re-creation by Burch.  Correct engine & rear axle, found together.  52 tooth rear axle gear and engine gear with "52" under the case hardening.  Bronze brake shoes.
chassis
4055

engine
K-57

model
K

body
semi-racer
4055b
image source - personal collection
current owner
2003, US, CA, 2012
Jay Leno
previous owners
3/83, Craig Craddock
horsepower: 30
boiler:
  28" x 16"
gear ratio:  60-60
tires:  36 x 3.5 cl
wheelbase:  108
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
90% restored as of 3/90.  Purchased original "K" engine from Burch, 3/83.  Burch purchased it from Harrah's.  Harrah's received it on trade from Brent Campbell.  Campbell got it from Howard Leighton [sic - Langdon], who owned it for about 30 years.
other notes:
Re-creation by Craddock.  Correct engine.  California registration shows VIN 4055.
chassis
4087

engine


model
K

body
semi-racer
4087
image source - Steam Car Club of Great Britain
current owner
GB, 2013
previous owners

horsepower: 30
boiler:
  
gear ratio:  
tires:  
wheelbase:  
weight:
Beautiful, meticulously researched 4-year build by current owner, completed in 2012.  30hp engine constructed so that 20hp baffles could be used for improved reliability.
chassis
4089

engine


model
K

body
semi-racer
4089
image source - Steampunk Workshop
Car of Record
current owner
US, ME, 2016
Seal Cove Auto Museum
previous owners
Richard Paine
Paul R. Libbey
W. Scott Libbey, 1914
horsepower: 30
boiler:
  26" x 16"
gear ratio:  60-60
tires: 
wheelbase:  108
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Original.

other notes:
One of 3 surviving factory K's.
chassis
410?

engine
01687

model
EX

body
runabout
1908l
image source - Steam Power Quarterly, '67 v1#3
current owner
US, CA, 2016
Bill Rothman
previous owners
Philip C. Bartlett, 1985
Bill Marple, 1967
horsepower: 10
boiler:
  18" x 14"
gear ratio:  40-60
tires: 
wheelbase: 90
weight: 1200
Chassis serial 9979 assigned by Colorado DMV.  Listed as 9978 when auctioned by Parke-Bernet at Rippey's in 1968 for the Marple estate.   Actual serial number is probably  4103 or 4104 - see this car's engine serial # vs. those of 4039 and 4134. Found in a barn near Holdrege, NB.
chassis
4105

engine


model
K

body
semi-racer
4105
image source - postcard
current owner
1975, US, ME, 2010
Owl's Head Transp. Museum
previous owners
Thomas Watson, 1968
Carl Amsley
horsepower: 25
boiler:
  26" x 16"
gear ratio: 
tires:  36 x 4 ss
wheelbase: 
weight: 2800
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Excellent.

other notes:
Amsley re-creation.  20 hp model U engine, 30 hp boiler.  Often operated by Joel Finn during Watson's ownership. Sorted and restored by Don Bourdon.
chassis
4108

engine


model
EX

body
runabout
4108
image source - current owner
current owner
2016
unknown
previous owners
Gary Hoonsbeen, 2016
Glenn Wiglesworth
horsepower: 10
boiler:
  
gear ratio:  
tires:  
wheelbase: 
weight: 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Under restoration by current owner.
chassis
4134

engine
01719

model
EX

body
runabout
4134
image source - Bulb Horn, Fall, 1960
Car of Record
current owner
US, ID, 2011
previous owners
3/31/89, James R. McDermaid
Duane Groves
Thompson Products Museum,
   1957
1944, Charles E. Tripp
Dr. R. L. Lang, original
horsepower: 10
boiler:
  18" x 14"
gear ratio:  40-60
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase: 90
weight: 1100
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Fully restored.  The car is known as "The Hermit's Stanley".  The history is in Bulb Horn, Fall, 1960.  The car was not run from 1912 to August, 1989.

other notes:

chassis
4151

engine


model
K

body
semi-racer
4151
image source - Jay Leno's Garage
current owner
AU, 2014
previous owners
James Keith, 1995
horsepower:
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight: 
 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Constructed by Keith.  Article here.
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1995 AACA Eastern Spring Meet
chassis
4161

engine
K-54

model
K

body
semi-racer
04161
image source - Stanley Mus. Newsletter, 1995
Car of Record
current owner
US, NH, 2016
previous owners
1986, Brent Campbell
Harrah's
Winthrop Rockefeller
1944, James Melton
Paul Bourdon
Clinton Atkinson







horsepower: 30
boiler:
  26" x 16"
gear ratio:  66-54
tires:  38 x 4.5 cl
wheelbase: 108
weight: 2980
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Restored in the late 1950s early 1960s.  C. Atkinson sold to Paul Bourdon c. 1941.  Purchased by opera singer James Melton in mid-1940s.  Sold to the Rockefeller Collection in the 1950s, then to Harrah's in the 1970s.  Original body still intact.
other notes:
One of 3 surviving factory K's.  Reconditioned by Fred Marriott after Melton purchased.  A road test of this car appears in The Stanley Museum Newsletter, 1995.
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1997 Pebble Beach
1997 Dead Horse Hill Climb, fastest time
chassis
4213

engine


model
EX

body
4-pass
4213
image source - Automobile Quarterly, v25#1
Car of Record
current owner
US, DE, 2016
Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve
previous owners
1949, Thomas C. Marshall, Jr.
Mr. Coolidge
    (via Donald Randall)
6/10/1908, W. B. Dalrymple
horsepower: 10
boiler:
  18" x 14"
gear ratio:  48-79
tires:  30 x 3 cl
wheelbase: 90
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Restored.  Originally painted green/yellow, repainted red ca. 1950.  Rear end rebuilt & boiler retubed at this time.  Boiler replaced in the early 1980s.
other notes:
Dalrymple was original purchaser - see his letter.
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1955 AACA Sr
2007 AACA Museum "Top Brass" exhibit
chassis
4261

engine


model
M

body
5-pass
4261
image source - Maine Memory Network
current owner
9/27/08, US, CA
previous owners
1985, Richard Paine
Otis Chandler
Joseph L. Knapp
Carl S. Amsley, 1978
horsepower: 30
boiler:
  26" x 16"
gear ratio:  60-60
tires:  36 x 4
wheelbase: 114
weight: 2100
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Amsley restored car.  Original front seat.
[listed as #3927]

other notes:
An Amsley re-creation.  Current owner confirms that it carries serial #4261.
chassis
4279

engine


model
Z

body
mtn wagon
4279
image source - Bob Hargraves
current owner
US, CA, 2012
previous owners
(Indiana)
Carl S. Amsley, 1993
horsepower: 
boiler:
  
gear ratio:  
tires:  
wheelbase:
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Amsley's final Model Z re-creation.
- - -
1994 Eastern Spring Meet, 1jr

chassis
4441

engine


model
Z

body
mtn wagon
4441
image source - personal collection
current owner
US, FL, 2010
previous owners
Carl S. Amsley, 1979
horsepower: 25
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase:
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[no notes]
other notes:
Condensing rear axle & pumps.  Built by Amsley & Daryl Kendall in 1982.
- - -
1982 AACA Sr.
2007 Steam Car Tour, Delaware
chassis
4445

engine


model
K

body
semi-racer
4445
image source - Tim Martin
current owner
US, VT, 2012
previous owners
Paul Bourdon
horsepower: 25
boiler:
  27" x 16"
gear ratio:  60-60
tires:  36 x 4 ss
wheelbase: 112
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Assembled by owner.  Very good.  Purchased seats and hood.  Fabricated frame, fenders, etc.  Reworked 735 engine.  New boiler, burner, etc.  A fast running car.

other notes:
- - -
1972 Steam Car Tour, Woodstock
chassis
4450

engine


model
HK

body
semi-racer
4450
image source - Fred & Penny Cruger
current owner
US, ID, 2009
previous owners
Conrad Fletcher
horsepower: 20
boiler:
 
gear ratio:  48-60
tires: 
wheelbase:  102
weight: 2000
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
Restored by Loren Burch.

other notes:
Re-creation by Burch.  Factory records show 2 HK cars delivered, both in 1908 (Foster).
- - -
1998 Steamin' Through the Rockies
chassis


engine
K-169

model
K

body
semi-racer
1908c
image source - unknown
current owner
US, NJ, 2012
previous owners

horsepower: 30
boiler:
  26" x 16"
gear ratio:  60-60
tires:  36 x 3.5 cl
wheelbase: 108
weight:
Artful re-creation by current owner.  Body by Carl Amsley, patterned on Hyde Ballard parts.  Mechanical work by Charlie Johnson.
chassis


engine


model
EX

body
runabout
1908h
image source - HCCA Gazette, Sep-Oct 1958
current owner
unknown
previous owners
Peter Bechtel, 1968
horsepower: 10
boiler:
  18" x 14"
gear ratio:  49-80
tires: 
wheelbase: 90
weight:  1300
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:

chassis


engine


model
F

body
touring
1908n
image source - Vintage Automobile
current owner
DE, 2011
previous owners

horsepower: 20
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires:  34 x 3.5
wheelbase:  97
weight: 1837
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:

chassis


engine


model
K

body

1908b
image source - Steam Car Club of Great Britain
current owner
GB, 2008
previous owners

horsepower: 30
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Constructed in 2007 by John Goold & sons, all brass plated with gold.
GB reg. BF 4242
chassis


engine


model
K

body

1908g
image source - personal collection
current owner
US, CT, 2016
previous owners

horsepower: 30
boiler:
 
gear ratio: 
tires: 
wheelbase: 
weight:
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[possibly not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
Constructed by current owner.
- - -
2010 Steam Car Tour, Camden, ME
chassis


engine


model
M

body
5-pass
1908a
image source - Steam Car Club of Great Britain
current owner
2010, GB, 2012
previous owners
Bryan Richmond-Dodd
horsepower: 30
boiler:
 
gear ratio:  60-60
tires:  36 x 4
wheelbase:  114
weight: 
Sprague Register 1991 notes:
[not in 1991 Register]

other notes:
A superb 3-year re-creation by Grant Goold.  Engine of Goold's improved design, Bourdon boiler, gas pilot.

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