A few days ago, someone here in North Carolina posted about a large stationary engine in an old building which was being demolished, Said it was destined to be scrapped.
If it is not too late,you might try contacting Brown Loflin at Denton Farm Park. He may be interested in resurrecting it.
Their number is 336-859-2755
If anyone wants to check out their web site, go to http://www.thresher.com/