Seal Cove Auto Museum, Antique Autos and Motorcycles from the Brass Era, Mount Desert Island, Maine
1914 Stanley Steamer Mountain Wagon
  • Manufacturer: Stanley Motor Carriage Company, Newton, Massachusetts
  • Model: 812
  • Body Style: Mountain Wagon
  • Passengers: 12
  • Cost new: $2300
  • Engine: Single-expansion steam with two horizontal, double-acting locomotive type cylinders
  • Horsepower: 30 horsepower with a working pressure of 450 pounds

Mountain Wagons were used around train station, hotels, and other places where large groups of people needed to be transported. Probably ideal in those days for this type of service: it was smooth, quiet, and almost pollution free and with steam up, rear wheel torque was constant regardless of engine speed.