Weeden Mfg. Co., founded by William N. Weeden in New Bedford, Massachusetts produced working model steam toy engines from 1884. The firm also made steam boats, fire engines, and cars with steam as motor power.
Weeden developed several ultimate rarities among clockwork tin mechanical banks, including "Ding Dong Bell" and "Japanese Ball Tosser".
The Weeden Manufacturing Company was sold to 'National Playthings' in 1942 which ended the manufacturing of Weeden steam engines in 1952.
What's your 'Weeden' worth? Here are some recently sold items (UK).
|Steam Engine Pressure Weight Fleischmann||08/2019||£10.43|
|Toy Steam Engine Pulley W Handle||09/2019||£10.43|
|Governor Steam Engine Toy Part 1 3 16||09/2019||£10.43|
|Line Shaft Steam Engine Pulley For||08/2019||£8.01|
|Steam Engine Electric Heated 110 Volts||07/2019||£61.00|
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