Newspaper article News Mail Bundaberg Qld.

Restored Engines a Blast from Past

Newspaper article News Mail Bundaberg Qld.

Restored Engines a Blast from Past

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Byline: Clementine Norton

THE revving of engines might have scared young Logan Zahn, but it delighted most of the crowd at the Power from the Past antique machinery rally at Bullyard on Saturday.

C[pounds sterling]The old engines make different noises to the new ones Co they're a lot louder, so I think he was a bit frightened,C[yen] Logan's dad Kerry Zahn said.

C[pounds sterling]There was an old Fordson Dexter tractor that had been done up and you don't see too many of them around.C[yen]

Bill Gorrey travelled from Hervey Bay to display his pride and joy, a 2.5 horsepower Wing engine from 1942.

C[pounds sterling]I'm a collector of old engines and I found it in a garage at a moving sale,C[yen] he said.

C[pounds sterling]There was a lot of machinery that I hadn't seen before; it was a very good display. …

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