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Gary Mower: The History of Outboard Motors and Outboard Motor Racing 1900-1940

June 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Thursday, June 30, 2022
6:00 pm
Virtual Event
$5.00 for CRM Members
$10.00 for Non-Members

Gary Mower
The History of Outboard Motors and Outboard Motor Racing 1900-1940

Come and see Speed: Hydroplane Racing on the Connecticut River on exhibit through October. Some of the engines that Gary speaks about are on display.

Gary Mower is a retired Mechanical Engineer with experience in aerospace, automotive, and consumer products. A graduate of Northeastern University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, he has a lifelong interest in antique marine, automotive, and mechanical hobbies.

A prolific collector, Mower owns sixty antique outboard motors dating from 1911-1940. He has rebuilt and run antique outboard motors at various Northeast meets and was recognized as an antique outboard motor collector in the July 2021 issue of Soundings Magazine. Mower has been an active member of Antique Outboard Motor Club since 1975. He also works as Advisor to the Mystic Seaport for their annual Antique Marine Engine Exposition for the last 30 years.

Mower also rebuilt a 1925 Model T Ford Coupe and is a member of the Model T Ford Club of America.

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Photo Courtesy of Gary Mower

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Date:
June 30
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Organizer

Jane S Raunikar
Phone:
8607678269
Email:
marketing@ctrivermuseum.org
Website:
67 Main Street

Venue

Connecticut River Museum
67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Phone:
860-767-8269
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