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 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 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.

Rolls-Royce Engines: Meteor

From Graces Guide
1944.
1944.

Note: This is a sub-section of Rolls-Royce

Adapted from the Rolls-Royce Merlin aero-engine to drive the Cromwell tank, the Rolls-Royce Meteor engine was stated to be one of the most powerful engines fitted to any British or American tank at that time in production. Large-scale tests and use in active service in France showed that the Meteor engine was distinguished from others for its reliability, and that the cross-country performance of the vehicles fitted with it was outstanding.[1]


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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer of 10th November 1944 pp-372-73.