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Allen 6BCS12D
Object ID2930
Date1956-01-01
Works No
Accession NoIF:2009:28
StatusNot On Display
Category Engine
Collection IDW.H. Allen Heritage
Made ByW. H. Allen, Sons & Co. Ltd
Made InBedford, England
DescriptionAllen 6 cylinder turbo-charged diesel genset. Originally supplied to Bournemouth Gas Works for driving pumps, rebuilt at the works in the 1960s and supplied to Reading Gas Works with an Allen alternator.
Location
ConditionIn Storage
History
2009-05-01

Removed from Reading Gas Works for preservation placed in store. Donated to the museum in 2009