Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Armstrong Whitworth: Engines

From Graces Guide

Note: This is a sub-section of Armstrong Whitworth

1920 Introduced vertical four-stroke engines in 4, 8 and 13 hp sizes. Only 800-900 built.

1941 The development of the Kadenacy system for two-stroke Diesel engines had generated encouraging results but the British engine builders were too busy to take it up; a licence had been granted to one of the largest engine builders in the USA[1].

See Also

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 27 June 1941
  • A-Z of British Stationary Engines by Patrick Knight. Published 1996. ISBN 1 873098 37 5