Engine Builder: Eclipse Bendix Marine Products, South Bend, Indiana |
Make: Eclipse Bendix Marine Products
Engine Type: Electric
Remarks: Accession Number 2006.18 was assigned to a multi-piece gift by the Reith Estate to Mystic Seaport, the Temporary Receipt dated 9/21/01. The gift includes many shipboard and marine engine parts, most of which were associated with the vessels ELL I and ELL II owned by the Reith family between 1903 and 1961. Included with this donation was an electric outboard engine, which was noted as "previously sent". No identification details concerning this electric outboard were included on the Temporary Receipt. For a detailed listing of the Reith Estate donation, see the hanging file for this Accession Number.