Here is a beautiful authentic Weeden 900 toy steam engine. The Weeden Manufacturing Company of New Bedford, Massachusetts, manufactured the Weeden No.900 toy steam engine from 1935 until 1940. 900 was an electrically heated steam engine, and the two prongs that would be plugged into a cord can be seen under the boiler. The plate above the prongs details the volts, watts, and catalog number of the engine. The engine consists of a horizontal boiler powering a horizontal slide valve engine with flyball governor that powers a flywheel. The Weeden Manufacturing Company was founded in New Bedford, Massachusetts by William M. Weeden in the early 1880s, originally producing a variety of tinplate household items. In 1884 it introduced the Weeden No. 1 Steam engine as a new and great premium for boys who were subscribers to the. Weeden made over a hundred different models of toy steam engines until the company ceased operations in 1952. (Smithsonian National Museum of American History). An exact duplicate of this Weeden 900 is on their website. The toy is in outstanding condition. The electric cord is missing!!! This will make a wonderful addition to you collection or make a nice display in home, office, or classroom. The item "Antique Authentic Weeden No.
900 Toy Steam Engine" is in sale since Sunday, December 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Cast Iron". The seller is "classicalsciencebystephan" and is located in Fort Gay, West Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.