Mudcat Café message #539195 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #38216   Message #539195
Posted By: Jack the Sailor
31-Aug-01 - 04:26 PM
Thread Name: For all the Ancients
Subject: RE: For all the Ancients
My father had an eighteen foot motorboat from sometime in the 1910's, with a one cylinder, four horse power engine which ran at about 200 rpm. It made a put-put-put sound while the boat traveled at a breathtaking 5-6 knots. I had some great times in that boat.