Twitchell-Rowland Homestead Museum, 60 Towner Lane, Oxford, CT Phone: 203-888-0230.
The Oxford Historical Society will host its first Vintage Vehicle Show on Sunday, June 1, from 1 - 4 p.m. on the grounds of the Twitchell-Rowland Homestead Museum, 60 Towner Lane in Oxford. In case of rain, the event will be held on Sunday, June 15, at the same times. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. The public is asked to park on the side of the road except for those persons requiring handicapped parking. A variety of old-time farm machines, cars and trucks are expected at this event, including the 1958 John Deere tractor restored by Don Rich and shown here. Other vehicles promised to the show include a 1952 8N Ford farm tractor, a 1911 and a 1915 Model T Ford, a 1949 Crosley automobile, a 1947 John Deere Model M tractor, a 1963 Studebaker mail truck and a 1952 Massey-Harris tractor. Additional cars and tractors are expected. The museum will be open for tours during this event. Special displays on view include children’s books from 1900 – 1960 with photos of the youngsters who enjoyed them and a c1790 loom from the Jensen family farm in Quaker Farms.