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Lister A Compressor set
Object ID2457
Date1943-01-01
Works No
Accession NoIF:2008:403
StatusOn Display
Category Engine
Collection IDInternal Fire Core Collection
Made ByBroomWade
Made InDursley, Gloucestershire
DescriptionLister A twin flywheel four stroke petrol engine driving a two stage Belliss & Morcom compressor on cast bedplate. Starting engine for the Belliss & Morcom diesel engine at the Elan Valley Estate Sawmill.
LocationStorage
ConditionRunning
Conservation/ Maintenance History
Status
2014-12-29

Cylinder frosted beyond repair.

Replacement cylinder fitted.