793
Allen 8S30
1941-03-04
K2/46406/B
Hall 7 - 1950s Power Room
Engine
2005-05-13
On Display
Straight 8 skid mount genset with Mather & Platt alternator and exciter. Isenthal regulator. 355BHP at 600 rpm. Stroke 300mm, Bore 230mm
W. H. Allen Sons and Co. Ltd
Queens Engineering Works, Bedford, UK
Running
Yes
IF:2005:002
W.H. Allen Heritage

Damage to the No 3 piston

Getting ready to lift onto transport at Malvern

In-situ at Malvern. Taken from generator end on the front side

Installed in Hall 7, 2009

Lifting No 3 piston

Lifting the No 3 cylinder head

On the wagon and ready to travel, evening of the 13th June 2005.

Power Hall 2 at the museum

Unloading at the museum