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Horse Drawn Equipment Old iron designed for the purpose of hitching up to a horse or a team. This old iron machinery may be used or demonstrated while hooked to an old iron tractor too.

Horse Drawn Equipment

Horse-Powered Hercules Stump Puller

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Old 09-27-2008, 11:40:16 AM
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Default Horse-Powered Hercules Stump Puller

I have an old Hercules No.2 stump puller that is in pretty good shape for its age. It was manufactured in Centerville, Iowa. I would like to learn more about it. Does anyone know how old it might be, how much it could pull, operating instructions, value, or anything at all about it?

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Default Re: Horse-Powered Hercules Stump Puller

I'm originally from the Centerville area and happened to be there this week for Thanksgiving. While there I went thru the local museum. They had one of the Hercules pullers and quite a few pictures of one in use. Next time I'm down I'll see if I can take some pictures of their photograghs.
If you're interested in the history of the Hercules company I have provided a link, see page 331.,M1
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