TF2055 : Ruston and Hornsby diesel engine

near to Dogdyke, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Ruston and Hornsby diesel engine
Ruston and Hornsby diesel engine
Locally built Ruston & Hornsby 40hp diesel engine installed in 1940 when it was replaced a steam beam engine. Runs a Gwynnes centrifugal pump.
Dogdyke pumping station
The Dogdyke pumping station houses a steam powered beam pumping engine dating from 1854. It replaced several windpumps. After the steam engine ceased use in the 1940s with installation of the diesel the chimney was felled.
The site is a now a museum that runs in steam.
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2012
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OSGB36: geotagged! TF 2057 5584 [10m precision]
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