|Southwell Vertical Petrol Engine|
|Object ID||3601|| |
|Collection ID||Internal Fire Core Collection|
|Made By||R. A. Lister & Co. Ltd|
|Made In||Dursley, England|
|Description||Single cylinder 6 1/2hp vertical petrol engine, (produced in the USA as a Stover YC)|
|Location||Storage, brought out for events|
|Conservation/ Maintenance History|Initial Inspection
Engine stripped, big end required adjustment. Upper half of big end had worn to the extent the oilways had almost gone, these have been re-cut.
Valves were ground and seated.
Little end bearing had worn in the rod, location pins were removed and the bearing re-fitted.
Cylinder, piston and rings in good condition.