1914 Stanley Steamer Mountain Wagon

  • Owner: Seal Cove Auto Museum
  • Manufacturer: Stanley Motor Carriage Company (Newton, Massachusetts)
  • Model: 812
  • Bodystyle: Mountain Wagon
  • Cost New: $2300
  • Engine: Single-expansion steam with two horizontal, double-acting locomotive type cylinders
  • Horsepower: 30
  • Additional info: 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.