Running after completing installation in the Turbine Shed, May 2010.
Conservation/ Maintenance History
Initial Check 2009-12-02
After standing for 30 years the engine was in remarkable condition. Crankcase doors off and bearings checked, all clean and in good order. Pump racks required freeing off and governer adjuster was seized.
Exhaust Fabrication 2010-03-11
New exhaust system fabricated using the spare silencer from the Paxman VEGA. Original silencer was not recoverable at Puriton