1927 Hart Parr Tractor
This tractor was built in 1927, at Charles City, IA. It was always used in Northeast Iowa. It has a two cylinder, four cycle, horizontal valve in head engine. Cylinder bore is 5 3/4 inches. Crank shaft operating speed is 850 RPM’s. The tractor has three speeds forward and one reverse. The weight is 4800 lbs. It pulled two 14 inch plows and has a belt speed of 2890 feet per minute.
A Gift to the Clermont Community Club.
Mr. Richard Vagts of Eldorado, IA, completely restored the 1927 Hart Parr Tractor shown here and presented it as a gift to the Community Club, asking only that it be exhibited for the public to appreciate. This tractor can be viewed in Clermont on Mill Street (Highway 18)
For more information, please visit this link to the Hart Parr Tractor wikipedia.org website:
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