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 163,355 pages of information and 245,904 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.

Bristol Proteus

From Graces Guide
1948.
1949.
1950. Coupled 7000 H.P.
1951. Propeller Turbine.
1952. Drawing of Bristol Proteus (Series 700).
1953. 705.
1955. Mk 705.
1954.

First successful gas turbine engine design from the Bristol Engine Co.[1]

Proteus pioneered the use of gas turbines in the navy and in the Central Electricity Generating Board.

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