L.I. Antique Power Association  

 "Preserving the Past for the Future" 

Celebrating Our 24th. Year!!!

Power Assocation Address:

5951 Sound Avenue, Riverhead N.Y. 11901 Directions
Mailing Address

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

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Steve Barker

Vice President
Joe Venth

Susan Young

Michelle Schaefer

Steve Wolbert
Bill Pfeffer
Mike Dionisio
Jen Card
Bruce L. Young

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
Suzie Young
Pattie Young

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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***For information regarding events, please contact***
President Steve Barker 631-882-7378
Vice President Joe Venth 631-831-7275

*********Saturday Night Truck Pull Photo's From June*********

********Saturday Night Truck Pull Photo's From August********

October Events

October 9th- 41st. Annual Riverhead Country Fair
Fair is from 10 am to 5 pm rain or shine
Be onsite by 7am due to street closures
Riverhead Country Fair Layout 2016
We have our usual setup area plus where the vendors used to be as shown by the river walk as marked LIAPA. The Sears parking lot is No More!. Park the trucks and trailers by the parking lot to the east access road but try to get there at 7 as the vendors will start to park there too.     
Contact Bruce & Susie Young for details

October 12th. - Monthly Meeting located at the barn 7 pm

October 15th - 4th. Annual Village of Patchogue Harvest Festival
Noon to 5 pm

October 22nd- Truck Pulls located on the track 4 pm registration 5 pm start time.
Spectators a $5 donation for admission
There will be a food truck on site
Pullers must be a current LIAPA member and a $20 donation for unlimited night hookup
Registration Form
Download Membership Form
***************New Requirment***********

October 30th. - 7th Annual Port Jefferson Village Annual Harvest Festival
from 12 pm to 5 pm


*******2016 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
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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

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