1931 Blackstone JHSI Spring Injection diesel engine

1931 Blackstone JHSI Spring Injection hopper cooled diesel stationary engine

 

No.177629

Our Blackstone JHSI Spring Injection diesel engine, Which we found on a farm in Liskard, Cornwall in December 2019.  Originally supplied to to Messrs. Hosken Trevithick & Polkinghorne, Truro, Cornwall  on 5th May 1931.

After much head scratching and much stripping and rebuilding of the spring injection system it was eventually running again in March 2020.