|Ruston 4 VQZ|
|Object ID||1752|| |
|Collection ID||Internal Fire Core Collection|
|Made By||Ruston and Hornsby Ltd|
|Made In||Lincoln, England|
|Description||Vertical 4 cylinder solid injection diesel engine|
First run after rebuild
Installed at Pembroke Dock driving a boom defence winch,
Moved to Lawrenny Yacht Station for winching boats up the slipway.
Arrived at the museum, purchased for £150
|Conservation/ Maintenance History|Dismantling
Due to water in the sump it was decided to strip the engine to component parts on arrival.
Overall condition good with only one part requiring replacement - the bottom governor bearing.