Open Museum Archive

Ruston 5VRB Engine & Bedplate
Object ID1626
Date1941-01-01
Works No
Accession NoIF:LN:2005:001
StatusNot On Display
Category Engine
Collection IDExhibits On Loan
Made ByRuston & Hornsby Ltd
Made InLincoln, England
DescriptionEx genset missing alternator. From BBC
LocationStorage
ConditionIn Storage
History
2010-02-18

Originally installed as the standby generator at BBC Tatsfield. This engine was acquired by a volunteer at the museum when no longer required at the Chatham Dockyard. Sadly the generator and swtichgear are missing.