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Diesel Engine Co

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of 179 Queen Victoria Street, London

1900 The company was registered on 4 December, to acquire certain patent rights for Great Britain, the British Colonies and several Transatlantic countries. [1]

Engines were built for them under licence by MAN, Sulzer and Carels Freres

1904/5 Agreement that Willans and Robinson would supply 25% of their engines

New works built at Ipswich which became Consolidated Diesel Engine Manufacturers

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  • A-Z of British Stationary Engines by Patrick Knight. Published 1999. ISBN 1 873098 50 2