I told him you put the barge on rollers and towed it up to Ledyard with a traction engine.
The next step forward was to substitute for horses a traction engine.
And the droning of the machine and the jerky spluttering of the traction engine sounded pleasantly in the sultry atmosphere.
That year the threshing was done in the fields with a traction engine.
The stone was procured on the site and crushed by a portable crusher run by a traction engine.
A traction engine is also employed in hauling the product of the mines.
A traction engine with small steam ports would prime quickly under forced speed.
One party falls in road, and is run over by traction engine.
The cost of plowing with a traction engine depends upon so many factors that it is difficult to make any definite statement.
It is something of a trick to handle a traction engine on the road.