L.I. Antique Power Association  

 "Preserving the Past for the Future" 

Celebrating our 22nd. Year!!!

Power Assocation Address:

6000 Sound Avenue, Jamesport N.Y. 11947 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
David Gardiner
Dave Young

Don Fisher
Tyler Shepherd

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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
Bruce L. Young

Tent Concessions
Carol Talmadge
Pearl Miller
Sandy Barker
Rose Gruber

Food Concessions
 Dieter & Amy Lund 

Building and Grounds
Mike Mercuri
Ed Schaefer
George Venth, Sr.

Susan Young
David Young

Dave Gardiner

Support Group

Kidz Korner
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

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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Upcoming April Events

 April 6th. - Village of Patchogue's St. Patricks Day Parade
The Village has rescheduled the parade for this Sunday April 6th. at 12:30 pm
Any Questions Contact Joe @ 631-831-7275

April 13th.
- Monthly Meeting to be held at The Barn, 2 PM

****************Click on the link below to view our new "Kids" Page*****************
Kids Corner 
*************Click on the link below to view our new "Sawmill" Page****************
************Click on the link below to view our new "St. Patrick's Day Parade"*********
Patchogue Parade

*******2014 Membership Dues are now Due*******
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 Aprox 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***

 The Long Island Antique Power Association
1st. Annual Spring Show
      May 24th. & 25th. 2014     

Large Tractor Pulls


Garden Tractor Pulls

Large and Small Hit & Miss Engines


     The Himes Racing Museum Of Auto Racing

Nitromethane RC Tractor Pulls

     John Deere

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Show hours both days 10 am to 5 pm Rain or Shine
Admission is $5.00 per person
Children 12 and under are FREE!
Parking is FREE!
Saturday Night BBQ For Members

***Members with Golf Carts and Gators need to supply
a valid insurance certificate prior to this event***

   The Long Island Antique Power Association
22nd. Annual Summer Show
July 12th. & 13th. 2014


Large Tractor Pulls



Garden Tractor Pulls


Large and Small Operating Stationary Hit-Miss Engines
Belt Driven Equipment running off a driveshaft powered by a hit-miss engine     


each engine has it's own story from the early 20th. century

Vintage Race Cars and Racing Memorabilia
with The Himes Museum of Auto Racing
Mousey Kempster

The Long Island Chapter of the American Truck Historical Society

Monster Truck Rides
LI Monster Trucks

Hay Rides and much much more
Hay Wagon Rides

Show hours both days 10 am to 5 pm Rain or Shine
Admission is $7.50 per person
Children 12 and under are FREE!
Parking is FREE!

***Primitive Camping Available***

***Members with Golf Carts and Gators need to supply
a valid insurance certificate prior to this event***

Located at 6000 Sound Avenue, Jamesport
Next to the Hallockville Farm and Museum
For Directions:
Click Here


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 
All pages copyrighted 1992-2014 Long Island Antique Power Association
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

Lisa Dabrowski

Lisa Dabrowski

Lisa is the daughter of
Conrad Dabrowski(member)

For the May 1st, 2009 issue of Dan's Papers, featuring Lisa's painting "Farm Scene" on the cover, go to http://www.danshamptons.com/

WVVH-TV presents
"A North Fork Tradition - The Mattituck Strawberry Festival" with
Lisa A. Dabrowski

Watch Lisa's Interview with
the Mattituck Lions Club's
Former President, Paul Murphy
The Strawberry Queen's
and more...

Click Here to view

July 2007 Summer Show on
Interviewed at the Tractor Show & Pull were Marvin Warner, Jeff Klaverweiden, and Krystal Young, along with footage of the event.

Welcome to the North Fork Show 3 Click Here

Welcome to the North Fork Show 4 Click Here

Horton Lighthouse, Little Miss Mattituck and street fair 6:00PM 4th of July parade, Lions Car Show, Tractor Pull Visit www.wvvh.com for more info.

*We would like to send a special thanks to Lisa Dabrowski for this fine piece of journalism and  including our organization in a piece of Long Island.