December 2016 Stationary Engine
The December issue of Stationary Engine is available now and amongst this month’s highlights Alan Cullen reports on a beautifully restored and presented Petter Universal Lighting Set seen at the Ducklington Rally and the story of an abandoned Hornsby engine that has been saved from the scrap man’s hammer
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Letters to the Editor
The place where readers can express their thoughts and ideas on articles, queries that have appeared in Stationary Engine magazine, or indeed suggest new themes that they would like to see.
Identity & Assistance
This section is for readers seeking help with regards to identification and/or information on a particular engine or maybe seeking ‘how to do it’ advice on a restoration project.
Saving our Heritage
Engines such as this Ruston diesel are still out there cocooned in time, providing that the thieves and vandals can be kept at bay.
Martin Perman reports on his visit to this rapidly growing event.
Petter Universal Lighting Plant
Alan Cullen reports on a beautifully restored and presented Petter Universal Lighting Set seen at the Ducklington Rally.
Ballymena Rally Report
Ernie Fleming reports on the Ballymena Rally, one of the larger events in Ulster.
Job for Tomorrow
Our man on Malta, John Hili, tells us of his latest find, a rather sad Lister CS diesel engine.
Turner diesel engine rally debut
Larry Hopkins reports on the rally debut of a single-cylinder Turner diesel engine.
The story of an abandoned Hornsby engine that has been saved from the scrap man’s hammer, and in time will be restored to running condition.
Gayton Open Day
Paul Bundy reports on the stationary engines at the Gayton Pumping Station Open Day.
100hp Fairbanks, Morse & Co
American contributor Tom Jamboretz reports on a mighty 100hp vertical twin-cylinder Fairbanks, Morse & Co engine exhibited at the Southern Indiana’s ‘Antique and Machinery Club Rally’, Evansville, Indiana.
Cheffins Sale- Harrogate
Rare Lewis engine
Trevor Ramsden reports on the rare H Lewis gas engine seen at the Duncombe Park Show, Lancs.
Something a little different
We take a look at an engine few UK enthusiasts will have encountered, an American-built Ottawa.
Ricky Kemp reports on Hecklington Rally, Lincolnshire.
A Brace of Lister LD1 Start-O-Matic units
A short report on a brace of Lister LD1 Start-O-Matic units exhibited at the Swanton Morley Annual Tractor & Bygone Rally.
This page contains a list of events where stationary engines are expected to be seen.
Hereford Gala Day
Report on two impressive engines, a Campbell and a Blackstone, that made their official debut at the Hereford Waterworks Gala Day.
Profile – Phillip Sheppard
Souvenir from Listers – Part three
Kevin Parsons concludes his ‘Souvenir from Listers’ article.
Welland Rally Report
Mike Milestone reports on the engines seen at the Welland Steam & Country Rally.
Stuart Turner H1 diesel
Stuart Turner enthusiast Stephen Williams reports on the purchase and collection of a type H1 diesel engine.
American enthusiast tells us about the construction of his latest scale model, an inverted Otto.
Early Summer Events
Alan Cullen reports on two events he attended in the early part of the 2016 rally season.
Story of war-time air raid on the Whiteways Cider plant.
Another Little Giant
Darren Curryer takes a look at the different styles of Cliffe Little Giant engine built.
Richard Amos reports on the rescue of a locally-built triple-ram pump that once restored will be exhibited in the Horsham museum.