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Old 10-18-2010, 09:27:25 PM
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Thought you all would enjoy a few photo's. A super original 6 hp Callahan from it's original installation in 1906. More to follow on the story, pics. and video on my website shortly. Enjoy
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Nice Jeff. I heard you were latching on to that baby.
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wow......how do some people get so lucky
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WOW Jeff, You come up with some of the nicest stuff. Give us a video. I want one or more of those engines before I croak. M&WJoe
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Congratulations Jeff, nice addition and in nice original condition just like you like to find them. Look forward to hearing the story and seeing pictures!
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Nice Jeff, glad it's safely farther inland in NY. I bet it'll run as nice as it looks. Not many of those will come out of original sites this day in age.

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That's the way uh-huh uh-huh I like it uh-huh uh-huh That song just keeps singing in my head as I look at those pictures Jeff. Very nice indeed CONGRATULATIONS
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very nice find Jeff wanna share with us how you found this one curious minds wanna know how to find them in original locations
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Thanks to all for the kind comments. We were very fortunate to acquire such a fine original piece. Thanks to a few good friends, this dream became a reality. Thank You......
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Old 10-25-2010, 12:36:40 PM
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Jeff,hats off to a sweet find,i hope to find something like that one day.I know it wouldnt be found by sitting on my butt,you've got to get out there folks to find these kinds of treasures.
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Thought you all would enjoy a few photo's. A super original 6 hp Callahan from it's original installation in 1906. More to follow on the story, pics. and video on my website shortly. Enjoy
Some updates have been made on the website for the Callahan, more to follow shortly. Enjoy
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Very nice engine, Jeff. I think I remember you and I where talking on the phone a year or two ago and you said something about spotting a Callahan engine.
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Great engine Jeff!!! I enjoyed the info and Pictures on your web site. What a nice find.
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Jeff,
Thanks for the pictures retrieving a very nice early example of a Callahan engine. This one found a good home.

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