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by robheyen
Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: 07’ Model S Runabout
Replies: 5
Views: 314

Re: 07’ Model S Runabout

If you have an original, or suspected first owner name and location, let me know and I’ll see if any newspaper accounts exist about the owner and possibly their car.
by robheyen
Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: 07’ Model S Runabout
Replies: 5
Views: 314

Re: 07’ Model S Runabout

Thanks for the reply. Looks like about a January 1908 car according to Trent’s database. Unfortunately, that specific number isn’t in the ledgers. Please keep us current as you work with your S.
by robheyen
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: 07’ Model S Runabout
Replies: 5
Views: 314

Re: 07’ Model S Runabout

Great survivor! Would you mind sharing the engine number? Do you have other info on the history of the car?
Thank you for posting,
Rob
by robheyen
Sat Jun 13, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Trent Boggess Early Ford Database presentation
Replies: 6
Views: 166

Re: Trent Boggess Early Ford Database presentation

Bill,
For anyone following along, it looks like that Model F was shipped to Rochester NY, on 6/15/1905, almost 115 years ago.
by robheyen
Fri Jun 12, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Trent Boggess Early Ford Database presentation
Replies: 6
Views: 166

Trent Boggess Early Ford Database presentation

Trent Boggess, college professor and early Ford historian, presented a discussion about his early Ford database. Trent located, and painstakingly tabulated the remaining Ford Motor Company production/shipping ledgers for early Ford cars, 1903 - 1909. Click on the link below to hear his explanation o...
by robheyen
Sun May 31, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: 1907 - 1909 Ford Model T prototype, courtesy of Trent B.
Replies: 2
Views: 173

Re: 1907 - 1909 Ford Model T prototype, courtesy of Trent B.

You could pause and screenshot each slide you wish to capture. I’d recommend asking Trent for permission, as they are a result of his research and handy work.
by robheyen
Sat May 30, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: 1907 - 1909 Ford Model T prototype, courtesy of Trent B.
Replies: 2
Views: 173

1907 - 1909 Ford Model T prototype, courtesy of Trent B.

Last Thursday Trent Boggess presented his research into the first Model T, or T prototype, including the two lever, three pedal car. That’s right, two lever, three pedal. Trent has graciously allowed us to post his presentation. While the entire recording lasts two hours, the first hour is consists ...
by robheyen
Sun May 17, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Thursday’s Piquette Avenue presentation
Replies: 1
Views: 150

Thursday’s Piquette Avenue presentation

Many thanks to Steve Shotwell, President of the Piquette BOD, along with several other Piquette friends and board members for this virtual description of future developments at FMC Piquette Avenue Plant. Steve enthusiastically agreed to give a virtual talk to our early Ford and Friends Thursday afte...
by robheyen
Sun Apr 26, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Return from Lansing, 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 208

Re: Return from Lansing, 2016

Thanks Paul. Hope all is well.