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Old 05-02-2017, 12:34:07 PM
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International Harvester Company of Canada,Hamilton Ontario
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International boasted that this was the largest agricultural implement works in the British Empire! It was opened in about 1903. There was also the Oliver Chilled Plow Co. works in Hamilton and IHC took this over in 1918.
I am not sure what is left of Harvester, as everyone called it in Hamilton. Case built equipment in there after the take-over and I think there was another company making some sort of farm equipment.
They had their own railway and locomotives. I have pictures somewhere of a loco but wouldn't know where to find it. They made some crawler tractors in there at one time, lots of threshing machines, ploughs and other equipment.
Sawyer-Massey was just around the corner, and Studebaker. National Steel Car is still there, building railway cars.
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International boasted that this was the largest agricultural implement works in the British Empire! It was opened in about 1903. There was also the Oliver Chilled Plow Co. works in Hamilton and IHC took this over in 1918.
I am not sure what is left of Harvester, as everyone called it in Hamilton. Case built equipment in there after the take-over and I think there was another company making some sort of farm equipment.
They had their own railway and locomotives. I have pictures somewhere of a loco but wouldn't know where to find it. They made some crawler tractors in there at one time, lots of threshing machines, ploughs and other equipment.
Sawyer-Massey was just around the corner, and Studebaker. National Steel Car is still there, building railway cars.
Some T-5 and TD-5 Crawlers were buildt in Hamilton
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My 1960 38" gauge ag drawbar t4 at baraboo when they featured crawlers.

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International T-5 Made in Hamilton
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nice 1 with optional 5 roller track frames. years back i offered those gas tank decals.
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This tag is on the back of the left rear fender of my rusty 10 20 titan.
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Does anybody know more about their being a IH factory or warehouse at Thunder Bay Ontario?
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Local dealer advertising for the T series crawlers made in Canada at Hamilton
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And hay mowers thou I have not used it in years I keep it oiled up and free . Cheers Mike
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