F.H. Royce Two-Cylinder Motor Engine

Made:
1904 in Manchester

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Four-stroke two-cylinder motor car engine, made by F. H. Royce & Co., Manchester, 1904. the car has long been scrapped and all that remain are the engine itself, with fan, water pump, magnets, flywheel, clutch and gear box mounted on a metal frame.

Details

Category:
Road Transport
Object Number:
Y1969.23
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy) and metal (unknown)
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 940 mm x 800 mm x 1450 mm, 217 kg
type:
engine, internal combustion
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Gift of University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Mechanical Engineering