Well, thank goodness it looks like that wasn't entirely accurate! It sounds like a chore, but dpringle has let me know he has successfully removed the engine up-ways rather than down-ways.
I'm beat from helping a friend move and after all, it is Thursday, so Friday I'll be making a shopping list for tools and perhaps start there.
Hopefully I can get the ICE out in a weekend. We'll see how overly optimistic that is. Photos and maybe some video to come.