Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum

We're racing through history!

James Michael Dickinson
  • Lummi Island, WA
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share Twitter

James Michael Dickinson's Friends

  • Lon Erickson
  • David D. Williams
 

James Michael Dickinson's Page

Profile Information

What is your favorite hydroplane?
1962 Century 21
Who is our favorite hydroplane driver?
Bill Muncey

James Michael Dickinson's Blog

The Ford's, the Merlins and Maurice Olley

Posted on February 10, 2014 at 11:44pm 0 Comments

Origins of Ford Aero and Tank Engines, the American Merlin, and the writings of Maurice Olley.

 Before the entry of the United States in the Second World War, the U.S. had become a supplier of war materials to those countries with similar governmental outlooks. Our then President, Franklin Roosevelt proclaimed that the U.S. was “The Arsenal of Democracy”. 

One of our major customers was Great Britain, who, for a number of reasons, decided to have their very successful…

Continue

Another One Saved From The Axe

Posted on March 13, 2013 at 9:20pm 0 Comments

Two weeks ago, in a some what involved transaction, my much altered and somewhat deteriorated 1979 Squire Shop hull ended up in the ownership of Gary and Christie Laws and I came out of the deal with the totally rotten 1963 Tahoe Miss.

While this may seem to be of some question, I have always wanted a…

Continue

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum to add comments!

Join Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

© 2014   Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

Offline

Live Video