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 (Canada).
|1920s Steamboat 1 Porter Torpedo Boat||10/2019||C $962.15|
|Electric Toy Steam Engine And Display||10/2019||C $530.17|
|19th Century 1890 S Stand Tank Flywheel||10/2019||C $559.87|
|Horizontal Steam Engine Tractor Original||10/2019||C $359.99|
|Dart 2 Inch Gauge Tinplate Live Steam||10/2019||C $265.08|
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