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MS Dolius of the Holt Line.

The first large scale application for ship propulsion of the Scott-Still[1] marine oil engine. Built by Scotts Shipbuilding and Engineering Co for Blue Funnel Line

1924 First demonstration trials were held off Greenock.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1923/11/23