L.I. Antique Power Association  

 "Preserving the Past for the Future" 

Celebrating Our 23rd. Year!!!

Power Assocation Address:

5942 Sound Avenue, Riverhead N.Y. 11901 Directions
Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1134 Riverhead L.I. N.Y. 11901 

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Bruce L. Young

Vice President
Skip Bucher

Susan Young

Steve Barker

Steve Wolbert
Joe Venth
Bill Pfeffer
Mike Dionisio
Jen Card

Don Fisher
Tyler Shepherd
Nes Kramer

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Large Tractor 
Steve Barker

Stationary Engines
Dieter Lund
Tom Voellm
Bill Shea
John Kendall
In Memory of
Bill Hinderliter

Steam Engineers
Jeff Klaverweiden
Bill Pfeffer

Garden & Pedal Tractor
Jim Page

Sawmill Operations
Bill Pfeffer
Charlie Hughes
Bill"Icecream Man"Hall
Mike Mecuri, Sr.
Ed Schaffer
Ron Grubowski
Eric Schultz
Dick Ryder
Joe Lamanico
Lou Salvatico
Bruce L. Young

Tent Concessions
Carol Talmadge
Pearl Miller
Sandy Barker
Rose Gruber

Food Concessions
 Dieter & Amy Lund 

Building and Grounds
Ed Schaefer
George Venth, Sr.

Susan Young

Dave Gardiner

Support Group

Kids Corner
Jen Card
Jude Petroski

Website &

Joe Venth
Jen Card  

Bill Hinderliter
Fletcher Bedell
Bob Dahringer
Francis Painter
Tony Miller
John Deagan
Peter Bendzlowicz
John Koraleski
Don Keil
George Luhrs
Ollie Demchuk
John Szuster

A Blast from the Past..
A Newspaper Article
from the
"Long Island Journal"
Dated Oct. 19, 1997


New! Click Here To View
The 1920 Pneumatic Circus Calliope
Jim and Sharon

Jim Koehler's 1920 Circus Calliope

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October Events

October 3rd & 4th-
 Suffolk County Farms "PumpkinFest"
11 am to 5 pm both day's. Tractors and Engines to be displayed

October 11th. - 40th Annual Riverhead Country Fair
Please arrive early before 7 am due to road closures

October 14th- Monthly Meeting at the barn, 7pm
 Nominations for Officers and Directors will be accepted
So far we have for nominations;
Bruce L. Young and Steve Barker for President
Skip Bucher and Joe Venth for Vice President
Cliff Suppa for Director
If you would like to get involved, throw your name in the hat.
Nominations will close at the end of the meeting

October 17th- 3rd Annual Patchogue Fall Festival.
Located on Main Street over by the Brickhouse Brewery
12 am to 5 pm. Rain Date is October 24th.

October 25th- 6th. Annual Port Jefferson Harvest Festival
From 12 am to 5 pm, arrive early to park and setup

Click Here to view the proposed 40x80 Building at the Power Association Grounds

Power Association Drone Video/ Eye in the Sky
Click Here


*******2015 Membership Dues*******
Please mail dues to:
P.O. Box 1134
Riverhead, N.Y. 11901
$25.00 single or family
$250.00 Lifetime membership

 Bucyrus Erie Shovel

Bucyrus Erie Shovel painted by George Venth, Sr (pictured)

Approx. 1950 Bucyrus Erie Shovel 2 yd with 6 cyl. Buda Diesel Approx 1742 cubic inch disp. with 4 cyl gas pony engine for starting. machine weight 130000#,approx (info courtesy Gene Shepherd)

To view shovel in action
Click Here
                                       Latest Riverhead, New York, weather conditions and forecast     

 ***For information regarding events, please contact President Bruce Young @ 631-727-7943***



Featured on News12 Long Island

Click here For your own personal ride on the 29' Buffalo Springfield
as narrated by
 Jeff Klaverweiden

                                                                           Jeff Klaverweiden

 If you would like to check out the history on our
1929 Buffalo Springfield Steam Roller
1929 Buffalo Springfield Steam Roller
as written by Jeff Klaverweiden, our engineer Click Here

Downloadable Pictures of the Rollers in a oil painting format
Click on these links below to download and print
                                                          1927 Buffalo Springfield     1929 Buffalo Springfield     

                                                          1929 Buffalo Springfield     1929 Buffalo Springfield


                          Cliff Foster's Plow Day May 2006 With 21 Tractors Plowing
Photo Courtesy: Ed Schaefer, LIAPA Member

Site Maintained By: Joe Venth Jen Card 
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Non-For-Profit Organization 501(c)(3)




If you have a interesting
video on "YouTube"
or just a private one and
would like us to promote
it, email mail us the link
or video

World Record
66 bottom plow pull
Click Here

Here is some footage
from Jeff reviewing the Hallockville Fall Show 2010
Click Here

Check out this video
of a Dodge pull-starting a Cat D8
Click Here

LIAPA's own
Jeff Klaverweiden
with his extraordinary
Steam Whistles!!!
Check them out!!!
Click on the links below. I wish I had
time at my job to
Movie 1
Movie 2
Movie 3
Prony Brake Movie

120hp Peerless Z3 pulling a
20 bottom plow
Click Here

Huge Steam Tractor - Full Power Dyno
Pull - 3400 ft-lbs
Click Here

A Case Steam Engine Climbing The Incline
Click Here

For the
out there..
A V-8 Chainsaw

Kenny Edwards
Massey Harris
Super 44 Pull