The Steamboat Association
Engines / Boilers - Sales & Wants
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Adverts last modified: 25th May 2022
4"+ 8" x 5" Savery compound launch engine
4th May 2022
This 1911 engine is fully restored. It was sold by the Lune Valley Engineering Company and was one of the few with a full set of bronze gear driven pumps including a compressor for oil fuel delivery.
£18,000 delivered (in the UK)
All enquiries to: Reg Dean
coalburner at btinternet dot com
Anthony Beaver Compound Steam launch engine.
03 April 2022
Anthony Beaver designed compound launch engine 2 1/8 + 3 1/2 x 2 inch stroke, ideal engine for an 18 foot boat. (Frolic 18 or similar)
Engine newly built in 2019 and lightly used. Built from many original Anthony Beaver parts, with a one piece ground cast Crankshaft (not glued), Stephenson’s link reversing with selection lever, Multi point pumped and gravity oiling system, Central controlled cylinder drains, Vacuum/Air pump and Simpling valve for starting.
Collection only from SL8 5HR. Can be seen running on Compressed Air.
For more information please contact Andrew Hopper 0780 3080301.
1924 J.W.Brooke 3 cylinder petrol engine
8th March 2022
‘Petagin’ (See Boats for Sale) was originally built as ‘Pet’ in 1924. She was powered by a J.W.Brooke 3 cylinder petrol engine type 14/23 no.4090 (14HP), which was built with and still has the working Simms impulse magneto.
Price: By negotiation.
Please contact Richard Bartrop:
Home: 0115 9282751. Mob: 07772645346
Mumford single cylinder circulating pump engine converted to launch engine with SLRG
7th June 2021