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Engine Names - Greek Mythology or?


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Old 10-01-2004, 06:12:51 PM
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How many manufactures "Named" engines by such titles as: Greek mythology, a word meaning powerful, or a name associated with saving labor?
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Old 10-01-2004, 06:18:07 PM
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How about my "Invincible", by the "Invincible Engine Co" of Keighley, England.
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Old 10-01-2004, 06:19:36 PM
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I am also aware of a "Monarch" and a "Godiva". Both British firms.
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Old 10-01-2004, 06:20:59 PM
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Forgot to mention the Pasley "Demon". Once again British origin.
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Old 10-01-2004, 06:42:11 PM
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Hercules
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Old 10-01-2004, 06:44:09 PM
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Heres a few more that I am aware of:

The Bristol Wagon and Carraige Works Co. "Victoria".

Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies Co. "Wizard".

Coventry "Climax".

Hardie Co. "Hercules".
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Old 10-01-2004, 06:45:57 PM
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IHC-Titan,
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Old 10-01-2004, 06:55:33 PM
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Fuller & Johnson "Double Efficiency", "Multimotor" and People's Priced" engines.

Cheers! NICK
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Old 10-01-2004, 07:50:02 PM
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Jacob Haisch--- "Chanticleer"
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Old 10-01-2004, 09:09:33 PM
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Galloway "Masterpiece", "Handy Andy"
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Old 10-01-2004, 09:17:46 PM
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No one has mentioned any engines with the last name: boy or Hand
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Old 10-01-2004, 10:39:31 PM
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Well you did say Associated in your first post Hired man, Chore Boy, and the Mule team series.... and thats not Borax either...
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Old 10-01-2004, 10:44:01 PM
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And there was a Johnny Boy also I think... I will not display my Ignorence any further as I don't remember what HP they were....
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Old 10-01-2004, 10:59:37 PM
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Seems like someone made an engine called the "Hired Man". I'm half asleep, and can't remember who. Gilson?
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Old 10-01-2004, 11:08:54 PM
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Gilson made a "60 Speed".
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Old 10-01-2004, 11:09:11 PM
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...LEADER
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Old 10-02-2004, 12:50:51 AM
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I dont remember what manufacurer had this name, but there was a "Boss of the Farm." I cant think of who it was.
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Old 10-02-2004, 06:08:38 AM
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"Arabian Delight"

"Sixm" John




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Old 10-02-2004, 09:23:00 AM
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Does "Monitor" count
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Old 10-02-2004, 10:10:23 AM
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How about Farmers Favorite.
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